PlayScore II –  Full Notation Music Recognition app for iPhones and iPads – Play all kinds of music direct from an image

  • Snap music with your camera or import images and PDFs.  PlayScore will play it right back to you, scrolling through the song following bar by bar

  • Create Playable Multi-page Score Documents that anyone can play back using our free reader (built into PlayScore II)

  • Export Full Notation MusicXML to score editors like Finale, Sibelius, MuseScore and Dorico, with dynamics, articulation, trills, turns, repeats, slurs etc, even tremolo, not just notes and rests

PlayScore II reads and plays all kinds of music straight off the page

  • Songs

  • Piano, organ, guitar

  • Hymns

  • Solos and Sonatas

  • Chamber and orchestral

Choirs and ensembles – Learning a new piece?  Create a Playable Score, so each member can listen to their part on its own or standing out from the others.

Interact with the music

  • Change tempo (even while playing)

  • Tap anywhere to play, or drag with a finger to create a loop

  • Mute and adjust volume for each staff individually

  • Transpose the whole song or by instrument (transposing instruments)

  • Or select Auto-transpose and let PlayScore do it for you!

PlayScore II makes it easy to create multi-page Playable Scores that anyone can play back

  • Go back any time and recapture individual pages

  • Rearrange or remove pages

  • Select a page range in a long PDF

  • Clip and mask to remove unwanted material (eg where one song ands and another begins on the same page)

  • Adjust recognition system to optimise quality

Organise your Playable Score Documents

  • The PlayScore II Documents screen shows all your playable scores as thumbnails of the music, displayed sorted and searchable by Title and Composer

PlayScore II recognises full music notation

  • Bars, notes, rests, accidentals including double accidentals

  • Tuplets: triplets, duplets, quintuplets, septuplets (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 (>, ^, . – etc)

  • Ornaments trills, turns, mordents etc

  • Tremolo: note strikethrough, alternating, beamed alternating white notes etc

  • Special symbols: fermata, repeat-bar etc

  • Fingering for piano, violin etc

  • Alurs, ties

  • Clefs (system and inline): treble, bass, tenor, alto, soprano etc

  • Key changes: system, inline, cautionary

  • Time signatures: system, inline, cautionary and implied