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Getting the chords

"...the best and most accurate midi-to-notation transcription around at any price." - David Jacklin (read more)

Getting the chords of a song can be very difficult unless you happen to already have the sheet music for the song. Notation Musician provides this feature at an inexpensive price! If you can find a MIDI file on the Internet for your song (you usually can) then you can use Notation Musician to automatically analyze the chord names for the song.

Musician can accurately analyze harmonies in a MIDI score to determine chord names and display them above the top staff, as illustrated below:


Different styles of music tend to use different kinds of guitar chords or piano chords. Choose from Country, Jazz, Hymn, Easy, and many other types, or create your own style.

When Musician analyzes the song for chords, you can specify which types of chords will be detected, in a dialog box.

You select which staves (tracks) to use in the chord analysis, and let Musician do the work!

Musician displays the chord names in your MIDI file song. It does the work of analyzing the chord names and placement for you! In any transposition of the song into another key the detected chord names will be transposited too, of course.

The setting of style and the different types of chords can be set-up with this very comfortable dialog box:


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Home Musicians

notation musician and notation composer create the best notation scores from MIDI files. You can play along with "the band" at your convenience.

With notation composer, you can also customize the sheet music to add your own special flavor to a song.

Performing Musicians

With notation musician you can print sheet music for yourself and print parts for members of your vocal or instrumental group.

notation composer adds the ability to rearrange the music and have complete control over the sound of every note.

Song Writers and Composers

Use notation composer to create music from scratch, so you can focus on making music instead of drawing notation.

You can create sheet music with your MIDI instrument, mouse, or computer keyboard. Editing notation is a breeze, too.