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Music typesetter

Produces sheet music using a high level descriptive file as input. It excels at typesetting classical music, but you can also use it for pop music.


User tutorial available in HTML format from; User reference manual available in HTML format from

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License:GPLv3orlaterKelly Hopkins18 November 2009

Leaders and contributors

Jan Nieuwenhuizen Maintainer
Adrian Mariano Contributor
Alexandre Oliva Contributor
Mats Bengtsson Contributor
Roy Tankin Contributor
Han-Wen Nienhuys Maintainer

Resources and communication

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Software prerequisites

Required to buildGuile 1.3.4
Required to buildGNU make
Required to buildflex (v. 2.5.4 or newer)
Required to buildbison (v. 1.25 or newer)
Required to buildEGCS 1.1 or newer or gcc 2.95.2 or newer
Required to useGUILE 1.3.4 or newer
Required to buildPython 1.5

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 August 2014.


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