FORTE 12 Basic Edition

Write simple melodies and scores for up to 4 instruments.

The FORTE Basic Edition is the inexpensive entry-level version of FORTE. It is sufficient to master simple tasks in music notation. Ideal for everyone who wants to explore the world of digital music notation without the stress of a long training period. The typical basic tools of FORTE are already available here. For more demanding musicians we recommend a higher version (Home or Premium).

Core Features

  • 4 instruments per system
  • 1 verse per staff
  • 2 voices per staff
  • MIDI-Step-Input

Additional Features

  • Audio export (WAV)
  • XML Import

Best suited for...

  • Beginners
  • Students

System Requirements

Windows® 7, 8, 10™
32- or 64-Bit-Systems

Intel or AMD Processor
DirectX™ compatible Sound Card

1 GB Hard Disk Space



"Forte [...] is easy to use and has an intuitive interface that allows you to quickly start composing music. Its free companion apps, which allow you to scan music and take your compositions to the stage, are useful and easy to link with the software on your PC."


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