noteedit-2.2.0 (export ABC music)

Joerg Anders j.anders at
Thu Jun 12 11:29:10 BST 2003

Version 2.2.0 of the musical score editor NoteEdit is available:

New features:

   - export ABC music (
       Please read The ABC music export discussion page

        The tool abcm2ps (
                very surprising software, because:
          o it consits of only 10 short C files,
          o it compiles in less than 30 seconds, 
          o it converts Beethoven's 5th symphony (1st mov.)
            in less than 10 seconds to PostScript
          o it deals with a very easy comprehensible source
	     language (ABC music)
          o it is GPL
          o it needs no TeX or LaTex installation.

    - MusiXTeX: export in \smallmusicsite, \largemusicsize, \Largemusicsize
    - LilyPond:
          o drum notes can be exported as "normal" notes. This is because the
	    LilyPond drum notes handling sometimes produces) weird results.
	  o anacrusis works (again)

J.Anders, Chemnitz, GERMANY (ja at

More information about the kde-multimedia mailing list