Denemo Open Source Music Notation Software

Denemo is a free and open source music notation application for Linux, Windows and MacOS. It is based on LilyPond music engraver. You can type the music notation using you computer keyboard and also play it via build-in MIDI controller. It comes with print preview, pdf, MIDI, OGG or WAV file export, MIDI Instruments, keyboard or mouse support, you can also import midi, lilypond and musicXML files.

Denemo Music Notation

It also allows you to input the music acoustically into a microphone in your computer. It comes with the ability to put links in the score to the original source document, Tablature, Chord Charts, Fret Diagrams, Drums, transposing instruments, ossia, ottava, cue and support for more

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Install Denemo on Ubuntu Linux

Download all 4 deb packages files (denemo-data, denemo-doc, ttf-denemo, denemo) from the below download link and save on your Downloads folder.

Download Denemo [Debian, Ubuntu, Linux Mint]

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Now open the terminal command using ctrl+alt+t keys and run below commands one by one to install all four.

sudo apt install ./Downloads/denemo-data*.deb
sudo apt install ./Downloads/denemo-doc*.deb
sudo apt install ./Downloads/ttf-denemo*.deb
sudo apt install ./Downloads/denemo*.deb

After the installation open Denemo using the below command or via the show applications menu.


Denemo Music Notation Software

Install Denemo Using Flatpak:

Install flatpak and flathub on your system and restart it. After that open the terminal application (ctrl+alt+t) and run below Denemo flatpak installation command. It will install the latest version of Denemo on your system.

flatpak install flathub org.denemo.Denemo

You can open Denemo using

flatpak run org.denemo.Denemo

and uninstall it via

sudo flatpak uninstall org.denemo.Denemo

That’s all.

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