Entries by FORTE Admin

New Features in FORTE 9.2

We’ve been working for a long time to make FORTE even more easy to use. Today, we’re happy to announce the release of FORTE 9.2. It contains a host of bug fixes as well as a lot of new useful features to help you handle your scores more intuitively. So here you go: Happy scoring […]

Tutorial: 4 Easy Steps to Your Perfect Score Layout

It is an important procedure to set up your score layout in order to finalize your music. In this article, we will show you four steps to get the perfect score page. Please note that FORTE Free and FORTE Basic provide only limited layout options. FORTE Home and FORTE Premium support all possibilities that are […]

Tutorial: Pickup measures within a score

Pickup measures most usually occur in the first measure of a piece. You can add them in the score wizard. Generally, the last measure of the score is then shortened by the note value of the pickup measure. But what to do if a pickup measure is required within the score, like, for example, after […]

Free Sheet Music for the Worldcup Finals France vs. Croatia

For the world cup finals, there’s some sheet music and background information prepared for you about the national anthems of France and Croatia. Download the sheet music here: Soccer Sheet Music The sheet music is optimized for FORTE 9. If you don’t own a license of FORTE 9, download the trial version here. (The download […]

Free Sheet Music: Happy Easter Holidays!

There is some fresh sheet music ready for you and for the upcoming easter holidays. Most of these traditional hymns are English, two are German. The sheet music is optimized for FORTE 9. Download the free sheet music here! No FORTE 9 at your hands? Download the trial version here. We wish you and your […]

Free Sheet Music: “The Musical Offering”

Frederick the Great and J.S. Bach and a musical dialogue On January 24th, 2018 Frederick II celebrates his 306th birthday. Now, that’s some information I might have missed easily, you think with a slight sarcastic nuance? Well, well, well… we have quite a story to tell about Frederick and Johann Sebastian. Without the music loving […]


In the past couple of days, we received many questions about FORTE 9. Here are answers to some of the most frequent questions composers like you have asked: What’s new? FORTE 9 comes with more than 40 improvements. Read the news posts and watch the previews here on our blog. Is there a box edition? […]

[Video] 40+ Reasons for FORTE 9

On Friday, November 24th, we will release FORTE 9! Many FORTE fans asked us about the new features and improvements of FORTE 9. They wondered whether there’s a concise list or overview. Thank you, guys, for this inspiring question! So, if you’re just as curious and excited about the new FORTE 9, watch the video […]

[Video] FORTE 9 – Chromanotes and Playback Options

Three New Features that You’ll Love We received many messages from teachers who asked us to help their students learning music notation faster and better. That’s why we added Chromanotes to FORTE 9. Furthermore, we’ll show you the new features of the virtual keyboard and your new playback options. You can now dock the Input […]