Amazing Maze is represented by a computer program which generates music by manipulating sampled instrumental sounds according to certain compositional strategies that are carried out in different structure generators. Each generator synthesizes its own characteristic sound world.
Amber is an easy-to-use, multi-faceted granular sampling tool for composers wishing to construct timbrally complex sounds.
compo is a musical composition system in the form of a computer language derived from Common Lisp.
Express Scribe is professional audio player software for PC or Mac designed to assist the transcription of audio recordings. It is installed on the typist's computer and controlled using the keyboard (with 'hot' keys) and / or can be used with a transcription pedal.
Finale NotePad is basic notation software that allows users to click notes onto staves to create great-looking sheet music.
(commercial) Finale PrintMusic is designed for educators, worship directors, performing musicians, composers and arrangers who don't require the advanced features in Finale or Allegro. PrintMusic is easy to use and fun to learn. Create sheet music up to 24 staves.
(commercial) Finale SongWriter is designed specifically for songwriters, is a fast, easy way to create and print professional-quality sheet music. Import and export MIDI files, enter music with your mouse, computer keyboard or MIDI device to create music with up to 8 staves.
Frescobaldi is a LilyPond sheet music editor for KDE4. It aims to be powerful, yet lightweight and easy to use. Read more
(shareware) Harmony Assistant is for computer-assisted music composition and editing. Its harmonizing capabilities enable the composer to build quickly and efficiently tunes that include accompaniment, multiple instruments and drum patterns
Lexikon-Sonate is an interactive realtime composition environment for musical composition and live performances. It takes advantage of composition algorithms that has been developed by Karlheinz Essl since the 1985 years.
LilyPond is an automated engraving system. It formats music beautifully and automatically, and has a friendly syntax for its input files. Read more
Melody Assistant is a simplified version of Harmony Assistant.
(shareware) OMeR is the printed music recognition add-on for Melody Assistant or Harmony Assistant. Insert a printed page of music in your scanner, launch OMeR, and edit or listen the tune with Melody or Harmony Assistant!
OpenSong is a free software application for managing chords and lyrics sheets (lead sheets), presenting lyrics (and custom slides) using a projector, and much more.
Scorch is a freeware which lets you view, play, customize and print Sibelius scores on the Internet. Features: Scorch makes scores interactive, top print quality, scores download in moments.
Senor Staff is an open-source music composition app for Mac OS X. It features a staff-based interface (rather than a tracker interface) for natural entry and readability, and supports playback to any MIDI device. Emphasis is placed on user efficiency and automated enforcement of musical constraints.
(shareware) TabView makes it possible to view and print PowerTab tablatures. PowerTab is a well-known and widely adopted tablature editor for Windows systems. You can easily find thousands of song transcriptions in this format on the net. TabView is a Universal application, so it runs natively both on PPC and Intel based Macs.
(shareware) Virtual Singer is an additional module for Melody Assistant or Harmony Assistant. It will generate a human voice from the score lyrics: your computer will sing.
WebernUhrWerk is a generative music generator in memory of Anton Webern.