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An update to NoteWorthy Composer Version 2.51 has been released as version 2.51a. You can upgrade your currently installed copy of NoteWorthy Composer 2 by opening it, then select the Access NoteworthySoftware.com command in the Help menu. You will automatically be directed to the page where you can download and install the NoteWorthy Composer 2.51a upgrade.
Anyone using NWC version 2.51 or later now has a built-in user tool scripting engine, with no extra download/install sequence required. Version 2.51 introduces a built-in Lua scripting engine that integrates a basic API for handling user tool input and output processing. Every copy of NoteWorthy Composer 2.51 includes two new user tools, found in the new .Automatic section of the User Tools command::
Noteworthy Software, Inc. hasdeveloped three different versions of their application that can be used bymusicians to open and edit NWC files. NoteWorthy Composer, NoteWorthy ComposerViewer and NoteWorthy Player are all designed by Noteworthy Software, Inc. tosupport NWC files. The last two applications mentioned are free to downloadwhile NoteWorthy Composer is commercially distributed.
You don't need any special software to browse or search the CPDL site itself. If you can read this, you can use CPDL. However, to view and download individual scores, you'll need to install some other software on your computer. Almost all scores on CPDL are available in Portable Document Format (PDF) ( ), which means you can open and print them using a free program called Adobe Reader (see below).
MIDI files are computer-generated audio files, not scores. Most Windows and Mac computers can play MIDI files without any additional software, using a built-in sound card and speakers. Simply click on any MIDI link ( ) to open and playback the MIDI file. Some composers and editors provide MP3 files ( ) which are larger than MIDI files but which usually provide a much better representation of what a score should sound like. Occasionally, performances of works by choirs are available, though these may not be uploaded to CPDL server. MP3 files can usually be opened with the same software that opens MIDI files, such as Windows Media Player.
About the download, NoteWorthy Composer (32-bit) is a not that heavy software that does not require as much free space than the average program in the section Science & education software. It's a program very heavily used in India, Philippines, and United States.
MuseScore is a standalone app, which means you'll need to download and install the software. It's open-source and free to use. In our opinion, it's the best app on this list, but your perception may differ depending on your usage requirements.
forScore is also tightly integrated with the wider web. You can save music PDFs from any site, download files from your cloud storage straight into your forScore app, and find new music to play on the Musicnotes site.
The free version lets you create up to 10 different scores which you can then share with friends and embed on web pages. You can print your creations, create music on mobile, and connect with other musicians and composers.
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Most Computer Operating System software, such as the various flavours of Windows, and the succession of Mac OS versions, includes a Player that can accept Midi instructions; the Windows one is called \"Media Player\" (it will usually be found in StartProgramsAccessoriesEntertainment), and it can do all sorts of other exciting things as well as play Midi Files. In addition, there are many other dedicated Midi Players around, some free, some not, and most of these give much more flexibility and choice over what they can do than does Media Player. Several that can be downloaded are:-
If you're lucky, yes! On some pages, for some Works, there are indeed rather a lot of Files, and downloading them one by one will take some time. So, on some - but not all - such pages the clickable Tables I've provided include, as the first item in each column/set, zipped collections of the relevant Files ... all the Unemphasised Files zipped up together, all the Soprano Files zipped together, and so on (though where there are lots of \"Voice 1\" Files but only a few \"Voice 2\" ones I have not zipped up the latter; you'll have to download those separately). You should, therefore, be able to download all the Files in each set in one fell swoop.
You will need extra software to do all this (Windows Recorder used to do it, but XP and Vista won't play!). I recommend a program called Synthfont - you can get a free download from here ; that 10-year old will help you download and install it. When Synthfont's running, you simply drag and drop into it each midi file you want to hear, and then you select the \"Save/Play to File\" option - making sure you know where it's going to dump the saved WAV file. And once you have the WAV file, you can burn it to CD using your usually software. This may seem a bit complicated but I assure you that once you get the hang of it it's a piece of cake.
As before, you will need extra software to do all this, and again I recommend a program called Synthfont - you can get a free download from here . When Synthfont's running, you simply drag and drop into it each midi file you want to hear, and then you select the \"Save/Play to File as MP3\" option - making sure you know where it's going to dump the saved MP3 File. And once you have the MP3 File, you can do with it as you wish - including burning it to CD using your usually software. This may seem a bit complicated but I assure you that once you get the hang of it it's a piece of cake.
All the music was originally keyed in using the Noteworthy Composer notation software, and then converted into Midi form (and emphasized either with MidiSoft's \"Session\", or - for the more recent Works - with Chris Hills' MidiPlay). Most of the basic Noteworthy Files have been published on the Noteworthy Scriptorium Website, and can be freely downloaded from there. I will usually be happy to send you by E-mail one or two of those that haven't.
InstallationOn the assumption that you've downloaded the relevant zipped File - SESSION.ZIP - from this Site, and put it where you'll eventually want it, then simply double-click on the File, and Windows/WinZip should open it up and extract and uncompress the set of Files in there (keep the original zipped File, just in case!). One of these Files is the Executable Session File, SESSION.EXE (make a Shortcut to that, and stick it where you need it); it doesn't need \"installing\": it just sits there, complete and ready to go, apart from . . . . . . When it's up and running, and BEFORE you load any Midi File, you need to go to Setup/Midi Drivers and select GENERAL Midi, otherwise you won't get all 16 possible channels. And don't forget: Session is a DOS/3.1, 16-bit, piece of software. Though it should also run under anything from 95 to 2000 - and maybe even XP and Vista (Session is a Windows 3.1 16-bit piece of software, and so you have to use \"compatibility\" mode for XP and the like)! - it will probably NOT allow you to SAVE this set-up unless either you actually located the Program in C:\\SESSION or at least you have a Folder named \"SESSION\" in Drive C (the root Drive), and if it doesn't permit saving then every time you start Session running you must go to Setup/Midi Drivers and select GENERAL Midi anew.
There is a large number of Publishers of commercially-available Vocal Scores, including Novello, Peters, Oxford, Barenreiter, Breitkopf, Ricordi, Carus, Boosey & Hawkes, Schott and Belwin. Scores can often be downloaded for free from CPDL - the Choral Public Domain Library, which you'll find here. Many Scores can also be downloaded for free from IMSLP - the International Music Score Library Project (now known as the Petrucci Music Library), which you'll find here. It is common, though not always the case, that Vocal Scores mainly differ only in the way the Ochestral parts have been \"compressed\" into the piano reduction (just occasionally the vocal parts are slightly different between Scores, but the differences are usually trivial).In preparing the basic Noteworthy Files I generally use the more frequently utilised Scores, and I normally identify the chosen Score; this information is buried in the Midi File, though not readily available. Otherwise, I choose not to identify the Score Version.
Copyright, which in some but not all countries needs registering by some state organisation such as the relevant Patent Office, lasts a long, long time (though recently some composers have complained that it's not long enough!). Different countries have different rules, but a convenient rule of thumb that will fit more or less everywhere is that the Copyright in a piece of music - in the music itself - will last until 75 years after the death of the composer (so th