I run Fronimo and Django on a Mac using VMware Fusion and it also is a good solution.
> On Jul 20, 2017, at 7:21 PM, Nelson, Jocelyn <nels...@ecu.edu> wrote: > > Thanks; I also see that the Fuenllana solos are there, which is great, > but not the songs. > > Again, this is another designed for PC or Windows. Does anyone find > success using it with supported systems as they show on the Fandango > site? http://fandango.musickshandmade.com/pages/fandango > > Since I'm using my university's computer (and my dept will pay for it), > I'm checking in with my IT folks about Parallels, which Rob > suggested, to make sure it's approved. > > I really appreciate all this quick help, thanks! > > Jocelyn > __________________________________________________________________ > > From: Azalais <azal...@gmail.com> > Sent: Thursday, July 20, 2017 1:09 PM > To: Nelson, Jocelyn > Subject: Re: [VIHUELA] Re: Notation software recommendations? > > ps. I just checked the Fandango library and the Fuenllana pieces are > not there... yet. sorry. > On Thu, Jul 20, 2017 at 1:02 PM, Azalais <azal...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Fandango (Formerly known as Django) Is excellent and also gives you > access to an extensive library of pieces. > It also allows you to import midi files, and allows for tweaking the > string tuning, staves, and instrument configuration to suit your > tablature preferences. (There are also interesting fonts and glyphs for > making the sheets look very much like the original facsimiles, or > standard notation (or both). The author and many members of this group > use it, so help is always available too. [In fact, I would guess that > the Fuenllana pieces are already in the library for immediate download! > http://fandango.musickshandmade.com/ > > On Thu, Jul 20, 2017 at 12:51 PM, Nelson, Jocelyn <nels...@ecu.edu> > wrote: > > Does Fronimo work on mac? I used it some years ago on a PC, but I'm > using a mac now. > J > ________________________________________ > From: Rob MacKillop <robmackil...@gmail.com> > Sent: Thursday, July 20, 2017 12:47 PM > To: Nelson, Jocelyn > Cc: Vihuelalist > Subject: Re: [VIHUELA] Notation software recommendations? > Hi Jocelyn, > Sibelius can't automatically show minims (half notes) or longer. To > do so requires a lot of palaver, and even then never looks good. In > short, it's a pain. > Why not try Fronimo? It's cheapish, has a support forum populated by > lute and baroque guitar players, and does automatic conversion to > standard notation. Lots of nice fonts too, and has > four-five-six-course tab staves to choose from. > Rob MacKillop >> On 20 Jul 2017, at 17:27, Nelson, Jocelyn <nels...@ecu.edu> > wrote: >> >> Hi Everyone, >> >> Does anyone on the list recommend any particular brand of > notation >> software for our early guitar purposes? I'm transcribing the > Fuenllana >> guitar songs for myself (on 4-course) and a singer to perform in >> September. So far I'm looking at Guitar >> Pro: https://www.guitar-pro.com/en/index.php?pg=home > because it > >> converts tab into standard notation and I'm not sure whether > Sibelius >> does that. I'd like my score to have both tablature and standard >> notation. >> >> What notation software brands have worked best for you? >> >> Many thanks and happy summer, >> >> Jocelyn >> >> Jocelyn Nelson, DMA >> Teaching Assistant Professor >> Early Guitar, Music History >> Lute Society of America Board Member >> 506 School of Music >> East Carolina University >> 252-328-1255 Office >> 252-328-6258 Fax >> nels...@ecu.edu >> >> -- >> >> References >> >> 1. https://www.guitar-pro.com/en/index.php?pg=home >> >> >> To get on or off this list see list information at >> http://www.cs.dartmouth.edu/~wbc/lute-admin/index.html > > -- > > References > > 1. http://fandango.musickshandmade.com/pages/fandango > 2. mailto:azal...@gmail.com > 3. http://fandango.musickshandmade.com/ > 4. mailto:nels...@ecu.edu > 5. mailto:robmackil...@gmail.com > 6. mailto:nels...@ecu.edu > 7. https://www.guitar-pro.com/en/index.php?pg=home > 8. tel:252-328-1255 > 9. tel:252-328-6258 > 10. mailto:nels...@ecu.edu > 11. https://www.guitar-pro.com/en/index.php?pg=home > 12. http://www.cs.dartmouth.edu/~wbc/lute-admin/index.html >