[linux-audio-user] Searching for music composition tools
nroberts at reachone.com
Mon Feb 21 13:49:19 EST 2005
Tapio Kelloniemi wrote:
>a midi sequencer with soft synth or writing my compositions in a
>musical language are both OK. The only (and probably the one which makes all this impossible) is that
>I'm blind and can only use text-based applications. So I'm interested
>about all possibilities available.
Have you had a look at lilypond or ABC? These are music languages,
typesetting really in the case of lilypond at least, that can be
translated into many formats including midi. I only managed to work
with lilypond and it seems pretty complete. It is based on the TeX
typesetting language as I recall.
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