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Le 2010-11-15 00:43, Andy Brown a écrit :

Re: music through Draw for musical notation. I think this would only
be of value for the most basic of work. There are already many good
music software programmes out in the OSS world. I don't think that
LibreOffice could ever make a name for itself this way as it is the
wrong tool for music making/creating.


Run a search for music on the OOo extension and template sites, maybe
eye opening. :)


Thanks. Yes, these are good static pages. I thought you were suggesting something more involved. Actually, I use the music paper template when I teach it at school. Save on buying a pad. We could have more of these templates made available to the template repository quite easily.

Re: extensions. The LilyPond extension is interesting but very few people in current university/music recording settings use it. It would be a very daunting extension/programme for regular users. Most use Sibelius or Finale. But sure, if someone could create a WYSIWYG notation extension, that would be quite a feat. If all it could do is notate and allow for type, that would be enough for first timers to use and with the amount of people who use LO, the user base is already built-in. Does it sound like I am convincing myself? Sounds like a good idea now. All we need is a willing dev.



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