The Musitek SmartScore X2 Guitar Edition is a suitable tool for guitarists and other soloists. It lets you to scan multiple pages of guitar sheet music onto a digital screen that can be viewed for playback and editing. It offers highly accurate recognition of contrapuntal voices, which makes it a powerful and useful tool for any classical guitarist. Assign a unique Garritan sound to each voice: Standup Bass to the thumb, French horn for the middle finger, and Nylon Guitar for the melody line. It also enables you to mute or solo any contrapuntal voice to reveal inner voicing. You can practice along at slow speeds without affecting the pitch. It processes both multi-page PDF and .TIF files. It is limited to 1 staff with no text or lyrics support.
Process Both Notation and TAB scores
Scan and recognize solo guitar scores. Scan and recognize TAB scores. Edit in either environment or convert your score from one environment to the other.
Convert Notation to TAB and Vice-Versa
Guitar tablature recognition and conversion is included. The optimized fingering algorithm favors lower hand positions and "best practices" finger numbering. The TAB editor is powerful and easy to use. Fingering and note pitches are corrected with mouse drags. The converted staff lines retain and display note values and articulations, taking the guesswork out of sight while reading tablature notation.
Playback Properties Tool
Change playback properties of tempo, dynamic and articulation markings, legatos, trills and other symbols. Apply changes to a single object or to all similar objects throughout the score. Store your own customized changes as new playback defaults for future SmartScore projects.
Text and Tools
Fine-tune the position of nearly every symbol on the page. Add special features to your score including fingering, barres, expressions, and annotations.
Select a preset page layout or create your own for a professional, polished look.
Transpose and print directly from SmartScore. Open your score in Finale with just a button. Save as MIDI or MusicXML. Burn voices, parts, or entire score to CD audio using Garritan sounds.
Garritan Sound Library
SmartScore X2 includes a large subset of Garritan jazz, pop, and orchestral instrument sounds. Garritan sounds are digitally sampled sound libraries that realistically reproduce musical instruments in performance. They are carefully recorded samples of actual musical instruments and are not electronically synthesized. A list of the following sounds comes included in every edition of SmartScore X2.
Keyboards: Concert Grand Piano, Harpsichord, Pipe Organ Baroque, Vintage Electric Piano