PlayScore 2 is a great way to scan sheet music into Dorico. If you want to get music into Dorico quickly and accurately PlayScore can do the job. Importing music into Dorico is so easy with PlayScore 2 that a PDF score can visible in Dorico in a couple of minutes. You can scan any kind of sheet music into Dorico with PlayScore 2. With PlayScore 2, transferring printed scores into Dorico costs just a few dollars. And you can download the app for free.
Because PlayScore is so accurate and handles all the details like slurs, dynamics and articulation, getting printed music into Dorico, or importing PDF music into Dorico is the best way for Dorico to read sheet music. Dorico can import the notes from sheet music and Dorico can import the notes from printed music quickly and accurately using PlayScore 2 on your iPhone.
To get your sheet music into Dorico just click on PlayScore 2’s Camera button and take pictures until you have snapped all the pages.
To get a PDF into Dorico just open the score in Safari and choose ‘Copy to PlayScore 2’
When PlayScore 2 reads pages of music for import into Dorico, PlayScore 2 works in the background as you snap, so the MusicXML is ready to import into Dorico right afterwards.
PDF scores will be scanned into Dorico so easily that you will wonder why you never exported your printed music into Dorico before.
OCR that transcribes music into Dorico with PlayScore is called Music OMR for Dorico because PlayScore’s Optical Music Recognition for export to Dorico reads the notes, accidentals, articulation, slurs, even tremolo using an optical process designed for importing sheet music into programs like Dorico.