Crescendo Music Notation Editor is a free music composition program, that will let you arrange a professional quality sheet music, compose music for films, a band, a score, or just for fun .
Crescendo allows you to create, save and print your music inventions on your computer.
The wide array of notation symbols, time and key signatures, and text, all on a free-form layout, gives you control over your music arrangements.
You can try it with TwelveKeys music transcription software to transcribe music recordings and make arrangements of your favorite music.
Features: Change the key signature and time signature * Add whole, half, quarter, eigth and sixteenth notes and rests (semibreve to semiquaver) * Compose music in Treble, Bass or C Clefs (e.g., Alto and Tenor) * Assign sharp, flat and natural accidentals to notes * Keyboard shortcuts toggle between notes and rests * Insert text to specify a title, tempo, dynamics or lyrics * Drag notes to change their pitch or placement * Automatically detects if a measure has the correct beat amount for the time signature * Adjust staff line placement by snapping them to margins or other staff lines * Add ties and slurs across notes * Zoom in and out for easier editing * View history of work completed * Save to Crescendo’s format, or export as MusicXML * Print completed music projects, or blank music sheets for hand transcription * Create dotted notes, chords, add repeats, and more.