What is VexFlow?
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Where Do I Start?
If you're not a programmer, there are many ways to use VexFlow to create, share, or publish your music online:
- My VexFlow allows you to create and publish articles and blog-posts with playable music notation.
- The VexTab Google Docs add-on lets you add music notation right in your Google Documents.
- You can use the VexTab Chrome Extension to write and share musical snippets hosted on imgur right from your browser.
- The VexTab Playground is a simple online application to quickly create and post music notation to imgur.
It sings, it dances, it does your dishes. Actually it does none of that. But it can render a mean score. New features in VexFlow are incorporated quickly into My VexFlow. Have a look at the New in My VexFlow page for a comprehensive list of features.
What is VexTab?
VexTab is an easy-to-use language to quickly create, edit, and render standard notation and guitar tablature. Follow the tutorial on the VexTab Tutorial page to get started using VexTab.
VexFlow is distributed under the MIT license, and all the code is available at the VexFlow GitHub Repository. VexTab is an open specification and the reference implementation is open source. This implementation is free for non-commercial use. See details at the VexTab GitHub Repository.
We're always building and experimenting with new things related to music and audio on the web. Try these out:
- VexWarp - An online tool for slowing down, stretching, pitch shifting, and looping music and audio. Great for practising and transcribing.
- VexWarp Chrome App - An offline version of VexWarp bundled as a Google Chrome Application.
- VexChords - Guitar Chord charts rendered right in the browser, with source code.
- VexTab Chrome Extension - Paste music notation in your blog and forum posts, documents, and messages.
Keep it Flowing!
If you use VexFlow, and you'd like to help keep it awesome and active, consider donating some BitCoin.