Qt4 LilyPond sheet music editor

Qt4 LilyPond sheet music editor



Frescobaldi is a LilyPond sheet music editor, with the following features:

  • Enter LilyPond scores, then build and preview them with a mouseclick
  • Powerful text editor with syntax highlighting and automatic completion
  • Point-and-click support: click on notes or on error messages to jump to the corresponding position in the LilyPond file
  • Midi player to proof-listen LilyPond-generated MIDI files
  • Powerful Score Wizard to quickly setup a music score
  • Snippet Manager to store and apply text snippets, templates or scripts
  • Use multiple versions of LilyPond, automatically selects the correct version
  • Built-in LilyPond documentation browser and built-in Frescobaldi User Guide
  • Translated into Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Czech, Russian, Spanish, Galician, Turkish and Polish Frescobaldi also includes the following music functions:
  • Transpose music
  • Change music from relative to absolute and vice versa
  • Change the language used for note names
  • Change the rhythm (double, halve, add/remove dots, copy, paste) etc
  • Hyphenate lyrics using word-processor hyphenation dictionaries
  • Add spanners, dynamics, articulation easily using the Quick Insert panel
  • Update LilyPond syntax using convert-ly, with display of differences In order to use lyric hyphenation, please install your languages' appropriate hyphenation packages, e.g. hyphen-fr for French, hyphen-ca for Catalan, etc.

Frescobaldi is the Qt4 successor of LilyKDE, a Kate plugin for KDE3.

License: Open Source
Version: 2.0.10+ds1