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    capella audio2score pro 5

    Score Generating Software

    audio2score uses AI to turn recorded music into sheet music — but just how good are the results?

    Reviews Jul 2024
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    Steinberg Dorico 5

    Notation Software

    Steinberg’s Dorico inches ever closer to full DAW status...

    Reviews Sep 2023
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    Steinberg Dorico 4

    Notation Software

    Steinberg’s scoring suite just keeps getting better!

    Reviews Jun 2022
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    PlayScore 2

    Notation App [iOS/Android]

    PlayScore 2 is an iOS and Android app that performs OMR (optical music recognition) via a device’s camera or graphics‑type file import.

    Reviews Jun 2022
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    Neuratron PhotoScore & NotateMe Ultimate 2020

    Notation Software

    Let Neuratron take the misery out of copying musical notation.

    Reviews Aug 2021
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    Notation Software For iOS & Windows

    Pen-based input devices have been sadly neglected in music software. The StaffPad notation app reminds us why they're cool!

    Reviews Jun 2020
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    Steinberg Dorico 3

    Notation Software

    Steinberg's innovative notation package reaches version 3 — and maturity?

    Reviews Feb 2020
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    PG Music Band In A Box 2017

    Automated Music Creation Software: Part 2

    We conclude our review of PG Music’s unique music auto-generation package by exploring some of the more advanced ways you can shape its output.

    Reviews Jun 2017
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    PG Music Band In A Box 2017

    Automated Music Creation Software

    With thousands of styles, songs and sounds on tap, Band In A Box 2017 can supply everything from inspiration to finished tracks.

    Reviews May 2017
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    MakeMusic Finale 25

    Notation Software

    As competition hots up in the world of notation software, does the latest version of MakeMusic’s long-established Finale have what it takes to stay in the race?

    Reviews Mar 2017
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    Steinberg Dorico [Preview]

    Score-writing Software

    Dorico is the biggest thing to happen to notation software for years. We explore the initial release and discover the thinking behind its innovative design.

    Reviews Feb 2017
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    StaffPad For Windows

    Music Notation App

    Using pencil and paper to write down music may seem outdated in this digital age, yet it retains a hands-on immediacy unrivalled by conventional notation software. Wouldn’t it be nice to have a system that combines the advantages of both? Enter StaffPad, an app which lets you write music with a pen directly on screen...

    Reviews Jun 2015
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    PreSonus Notion 5

    Notation Software For Mac OS & Windows

    With development accelerating under new ownership, Notion continues to challenge the established names in the music notation market.

    Reviews May 2015
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    DoReMIR ScoreCloud

    Music Transcription Software For Mac OS & Windows

    DoReMIR’s unique program helps to bridge the gap between performance and musical score — and it’s free!

    Reviews Jan 2015
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    Avid Sibelius 7.5

    Notation Software For Mac OS & Windows

    The first new release of Sibelius in three years comes from the program’s relocated home in California. Is this much-loved notation package still in safe hands?

    Reviews Dec 2014
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    MakeMusic Finale 2014

    Notation Software For Mac OS & Windows

    MakeMusic's Finale is the one constant in a rapidly changing notation software market, and the 2014 version is better than ever.

    Reviews Jul 2014
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    Notion Music Notion 4.

    Notion Music - Notion 4

    Notation Software For Mac OS, Windows & iPad

    Some score-writing packages are affordable, some are powerful, and some are easy to use. Is Notion 4 the first to tick all three boxes?

    Reviews Apr 2013
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    MakeMusic Finale 2012

    Score Editing Software For Mac OS & Windows

    MakeMusic’s Finale score-writing software has been helping composers and publishers for a quarter of a century. What does its 2012 incarnation bring?

    Reviews Dec 2012
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    DoReMIR ScoreCleaner

    MIDI Transcription Software

    Conventional notation software often struggles to turn real MIDI performances into usable scores. ScoreCleaner applies artificial intelligence to the problem...

    Reviews Jul 2012
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    Arobas Guitar Pro 6

    Notation Software [Mac OS, Windows & Linux]

    Writing down every nuance of a guitarists performance is a challenge that can tax even the best notation software. Is Arobass Guitar Pro 6 the answer?

    Reviews Aug 2010
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    Notion Music Notion 3

    Notation Software & Virtual Instrument Player For Mac & PC

    The latest Notion scoring package offers upgraded orchestral samples, VST compatibility and a host of new features. Will it score highly with the musical community?

    Reviews Mar 2010


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