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Photoscore & Notateme Ultimate 8 - Sheet Music & PDF Scanning, Handwritten Entry
PhotoScore is a music scanning program - the musical equivalent of a text OCR program. It is also able to convert PDF files to editable and playable notation.
Play back and edit scanned sheet music and PDFs. Quickly and accurately write music notation with stylus or mouse. Use on its own, or with Sibelius, Finale, Cubase and most music programs.
What do people use PhotoScore for?
Accompaniment and guidance when practicing instruments
Transposing (for example to bring a vocal part into range)
Scanning music for use in sequencers or other editing programs; for re-arranging or extracting parts
Scanning handwritten music
Creating MIDI files to put on web pages for others to hear
Just for fun! With PhotoScore you can scan in your favorite song, have it played back to you, change the instruments and so on!
What can Photoscore Read?
PhotoScore & NotateMe Ultimate reads virtually all markings in printed music, and most in handwritten music, including -
5-line staves (normal and small), 4- and 6- line guitar staves, 1-, 2- and 3-line percussion staves
Notes, chords (including stem direction, beams & flags) and rests (including multirests) in up to 4 voices per staff
Appoggiaturas (grace notes), cue-sized and cross-staff notes
Accidentals and articulation marks
Clefs, key signatures, time signatures
The format of the page, including the page size, staff size, margins, and where systems end
Slurs, ties and hairpins
Text including lyrics, dynamics, fingerings, instrument names, tempo and technique markings
Guitar chord diagrams
Various other markings such as codas, segnos, ornaments, pedal markings and repeat endings
64 staves per page
400 pages per score
Audioscore Ultimate 8 - Transcribe MP3 & CD Tracks
AudioScore Ultimate helps you transcribe MP3s and CD tracks. You can also create scores by singing or playing into your computer using a microphone. Use on its own or with Sibelius, Finale, Pro Tools, Cubase and most music programs.
Create scores from MP3s and CD tracks! Using the most intelligent technology available AudioScore Ultimate is able to convert up to 16 instruments / notes playing at a time into multiple staves, with up to 4 voices per staff.
Send the results directly to Sibelius or save MusicXML, NIFF and MIDI files for use in most other music programs such as Finale or Cubase. Alternatively, allow AudioScore Ultimate to print out a professional quality score for you.
AudioScore Ultimate even allows the intricate nuances of a performance to be viewed, played and edited, such as the subtle changes in pitch, volume and timing. Alternatively, produce new versions of music using MIDI instruments - you choose which ones. AudioScore analyzes the original music in great detail so is able to play back with great realism - open one of your favorite songs and hear it performed by a brass band or string quartet!
What AudioScore Recognizes
Styles ranging from solo & chamber music to jazz & pop
A wide range of music performed by non-percussion instruments
All pitches ranging from F0 to C8
The instrument performing each note
Transcribes notes and rests as short as 32nd note
Triplets, duplets, key signatures and clefs
Pitch and volume changes at a resolution of 0.01 seconds
Mic-to-Score Automatic Notation
Create musical scores by singing or playing into your computer using only a microphone - no prior musical knowledge required! AudioScore Ultimate gives instant graphical feedback about the pitch of a performance over time, so it is possible to see exactly where mistakes are being made allowing improvement whilst performing. Train to sing and play perfectly in tune and immediately see the improvements on screen. What's more, unless you really need it, the built-in metronome is not required.
MIDI File-to-Score Converter
Open MIDI files in AudioScore Ultimate to automatically create high quality printable scores.
Quickly Create Scores by Hand
Even if you cannot read or play music. AudioScore Ultimate offers the novel concept of 'serving' you a set of notes already input which you can then quickly split, join, resize, and adjust the pitch of, purely on a performance level - no worrying about rests and technicalities such as the key signature, accidentals, augmentation dots, beaming, ties etc.
MIDI-to-Score Automatic Notation
AudioScore Ultimate also allows a MIDI input device (such as a keyboard) to be used for the creation of musical scores. (Windows version only)
An IBM compatible Pentium III (or equivalent AMD processor) or higher PC with Windows Vista/7/8. At least 512MB is recommended.
Free hard disk space - at least 40MB and preferably rather more.
Adobe Reader 6.0 or later should be installed to view PhotoScore's PDF help.
Mac OS X Versions