Music Theory IV

Music Notation

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Notation Software

MuseScore: Free music composition and notation software

Free Manuscript Paper

  1. Alfred Cramer, Manuscript paper for theory assignments {}
  2., Staff Paper Generator {}

Notation Guidelines

  1., Summary of Notation Guidelines {pdf} Beginner
  2. Indiana University Composition Program, Music Notation Style Guide Intermediate
  3. Elaine Gould, Behind Bars Advanced (Gould 2011)


Gould, Elaine. 2011. Behind Bars: The Definitive Guide to Music Notation. London: Faber Music Ltd. {GB}

Updated: January 7, 2022

Reginald Bain | University of South Carolina | School of Music