PlayScore 2 recognises the following.  It observes all symbols when playing back the score and when exporting to MIDI MusicXML.  PlayScore 2 for Apple devices also recognises lyrics, text and (normally) guitar chords.  PlayScore 2 for Android does not currently support text other than dynamics and fingering.

  • Bars, notes, rests, accidentals including double accidentals, cancelling accidentals and cautionary accidentals
  • Tuplets: triplets, duplets, quintuplets, septuplets etc (both marked and implied)
  • Staff bracketing: grand staff braces, grouped staff brackets etc
  • Measures: bar lines, double bar lines, repeats, 1st and 2nd ending, bars spanning systems and pages
  • Anacruses, compliment anacruses
  • Dynamics: f, ff, fff, fz, fp, mf, p, pp etc
  • Hairpins (crescendos and diminuendos)
  • Articulation (>, ^, . –, portato etc)
  • Ornaments trills, turns, mordents, shakes, spread chords etc
  • Tremolo: note strikethrough, alternating, beamed alternating white notes etc
  • Special symbols: fermata, repeat-bar, Ottava 8ve, bar-repeat etc
  • Fingering for piano, violin etc
  • Slurs and ties
  • Clefs (system and inline): treble, bass, tenor, alto, soprano etc including octave shift variants
  • Key changes: system, inline, cautionary
  • Time signatures: system, inline, cautionary and implied
  • Lyrics, text and chord names (Apple devices only).  NB to enable text recognition tap the cogwheel