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Instant MuseScore by Max Shinn

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Quick start – creating your first score

Now that MuseScore is installed, let's get started on creating our first score.

Step 1 – navigating the interface

When you first open MuseScore, you should see the following screen:

Step 1 – navigating the interface

That's good! For now, let's hit the X in the upper-right corner of the section entitled MuseScore Connect. MuseScore Connect is a useful tool that allows you to share scores online with friends or colleagues, and explore scores from others. Once you close it, you can open it again at any time by going to the Display menu and clicking on MuseScore Connect. While we will not be discussing it in this book, you are encouraged to explore ...

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