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by Fozzy
Sat Dec 17, 2016 9:28 am
Forum: Computer Related Hardware
Topic: M-Audio Keystation 88 II - does it work OK with Ubuntu Studio?
Replies: 3
Views: 3536

M-Audio Keystation 88 II - does it work OK with Ubuntu Studio?

I am basically a guitarist with little knowledge of midi input keyboards. I want one with full 88 range of keys. I used to have a very cheap input keyboard in the past with very small range of keys and found it frustrating. I am thinking of getting this M-Audio Keystation 88 II keyboard. My PC does ...
by Fozzy
Fri Mar 27, 2015 2:19 pm
Forum: Notation Editors
Topic: Upgrading to MuseScore 2.0 stable
Replies: 6
Views: 8586

Re: Upgrading to MuseScore 2.0 stable

The regular Ubuntu software updater has just upgraded MuseScore to v2.0 on my Ubuntu Studio 14.04.1 system and it appears to work OK The person who released it did say (in the MuseScore forum) that some updates to Qt had been necessary for Ubuntu 14.04. He had tried it out on his system and didn't d...
by Fozzy
Thu Mar 26, 2015 9:00 am
Forum: Notation Editors
Topic: Upgrading to MuseScore 2.0 stable
Replies: 6
Views: 8586

Re: Upgrading to MuseScore 2.0 stable

Thanks for the explanation.
by Fozzy
Wed Mar 25, 2015 7:40 pm
Forum: Notation Editors
Topic: Upgrading to MuseScore 2.0 stable
Replies: 6
Views: 8586

Upgrading to MuseScore 2.0 stable

Refugee from Windows here. I am using Ubuntu Studio 14.04.1 which comes with MuseScore 1.3 already installed. The stable version of MuseScore 2.0 is now released and I want to upgrade to this version. The Software Centre won't do it yet--it is stuck at v1.3 The MuseScore download page: http://musesc...
by Fozzy
Thu Jan 01, 2015 10:04 pm
Forum: Backstage
Topic: which song is coming out of your speakers right now?
Replies: 139
Views: 105465

Re: which song is coming out of your speakers right now?

Trad. song Rock the Cradle Joe played on fiddle and clawhammer banjo by Jane Rosefield.

http://www.banjohangout.org/song/5741#comments
by Fozzy
Thu Jan 01, 2015 9:46 pm
Forum: Notation Editors
Topic: New Tuxguitar upgrade
Replies: 3
Views: 6560

Re: New Tuxguitar upgrade

It is not a good idea to download applications from sites other than the official developer's site.

Avoid general download sites because you don't know what malware might be bundled with the applications..
by Fozzy
Thu Jan 01, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: Notation Editors
Topic: Playing TEF files?
Replies: 1
Views: 5373

Playing TEF files?

I have used the proprietary tablature editor TablEdit in Windows for some years and have quite a few of its .tef files. I also frequent the Banjo Hangout site where tabs are frequently exchanged in the .tef format. Now that I have migrated to Linux, TablEdit is only available as a Windows applicatio...
by Fozzy
Mon Jun 16, 2014 12:20 pm
Forum: Android Audio
Topic: Musescore app for Android
Replies: 0
Views: 4890

Musescore app for Android

MuseScore open source music notation editor has created an app for Android. £4.59. All funds go towards development.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/deta ... ore.player
by Fozzy
Mon Jun 16, 2014 11:56 am
Forum: Android Audio
Topic: Hearing Saver - fix that annoying volume issue in 4.x
Replies: 1
Views: 5296

Re: Hearing Saver - fix that annoying volume issue in 4.x

I beg to differ. Annoying or not, I think it is a sensible and responsible measure on the part of Android to prevent damage to hearing. What could be more precious to a musician than their hearing? You don't know what you've got 'til its gone (or damaged).

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