TuxGuitar – compose music

TuxGuitar is a multitrack tablature editor and player writen in Java-SWT.

It is a complete program for editing, listening, learning or even writing a complete song.

As well as recording and printing music, TuxGuitar can be used as a practice tool as it can scroll automatically.

There is a fretboard view for working out the different notes used in a chord. Chords can also be constructed with the chord tool.

Features include:

  • Tablature editor.
  • Score Viewer.
  • Multitrack display.
  • Autoscroll while playing.
  • Note duration management.
  • Various effects (bend, slide, vibrato, hammer-on/pull-off).
  • Support for triplets (5,6,7,9,10,11,12).
  • Repeat open and close.
  • Time signature management.
  • Tempo management.
  • Imports and exports GP3, GP4 and GP5 files.

Website: www.tuxguitar.com.ar
Support: Documentation
Developer: Julian Gabriel Casadesus, Hernan Andres Casadesus, Nahuel Portilla
License: GNU LGPL v2


TuxGuitar is written in Java. Learn Java with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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