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WALL OF FAME: The Mini Challenges!

December (Testing out first challenge)
Objective: Write a short story
Winner: Botw Link 

His Story:
"Fallout: Salt Lake Republic Prologue War. War never changes. In April of 2052, the world went into major chaos. It was war that lead the European Commonwealth into destruction. It lead China into invading Alaska. It lead the U.S. into annexing Canada and Mexico. It wasn't until 2077 when the bombs were dropped, and all that remained of the world was cinders. Many people survived in the underground vaults by Vault-Tec, but others weren't so lucky. Many in Southwestern Colorado survived in Vault 62. They began to work to reclaim the nation when it was time. Life in the vault is about to change. 

MuseScore's transition to Freemium and cross-platform access

Hello everyone,

Historically, MuseScore has had two mobile apps for Android: a paid one (Songbook) and a free one (MuseScore). There's also a desktop version of MuseScore where users can have  Pro accounts that are not linked to any of the apps which means they can't use their premium features there.
The vast majority of users use MuseScore Android to browse scores and in only a couple of years of its existence, about a million users have launched it at least once. These numbers inspire us to move forward and continue improving MuseScore products even further. 

Today, I want to announce a significant update that will be released shortly and after which MuseScore will transition to a cross-platform Freemium model.
This means that we'll unify subscriptions and accounts of the two existing apps and the desktop version of MuseScore. This way, Pro users from desktop will finally be able to use all premium features of the mobile app which will help us concentrate our efforts on improving it. 
Why are we doing this?

Our business model is 'Make products, not content' 
We put a lot of effort into improving our products. Mobile apps are a direction that we deem one of the most prospective ones and where we put the most effort into. 
While some companies make their apps free in stores but ask money for the access to scores, we negotiate with right holders of the scores in order to give our users free access to all public scores provided by our community.
We're searching for new competitive monetization models that will allow us to stay on par with market's powerhouses and we want to achieve this by continuously improving our services. 

All scores should be available to everyone
This is our core value. Any user from any device should have the most convenient way of accessing scores. The main advantage of the freemium model is that it allows all users to explore the app and upgrade their access if they like it enough. And by 'like' we firstly mean quickly and easily finding what users need or getting a lot of views on their own scores.  

Freemium works, it's how the majority of the mobile apps operate
We believe that the freemium model is the most prospective way of the mobile app development and that it'll let us accumulate more resources for turning MuseScore Android from a simple score browser to an invaluable tool for any musician.
Pro users shouldn't have any restrictions when they use our products. From the very first day of our work, we've been thinking how to give more value to pro users. Since then, we've introduced a lot of new features most important of which is being able to access all features of the mobile app. Users who previously bought MuseScore Songbook will soon get the access to the full version of the MuseScore mobile app (to get the access you’ll need to log in to your new account). 

Freemium means free
We'd like to note that these changes don't mean our apps will be hidden behind a paywall. The key functions of the app such as search and playback will remain free. However, some extra features like the offline access, opening scores from the local storage and a couple of others will be paid. 

We want more feedback and more ideas
We want to make our apps the best and the most useful for beginners and pros alike. That’s why we want to implement as many helpful instruments as we can and looking forward to receiving feedback from you. Bringing all products together will let us concentrate on developing them. If you have any questions or ideas, feel free to share them here or in the ‘Improving MuseScore’ group. Thanks for reading!

How to be heard over the rest of my band?

So im in marching band and I'm the only flute out of 16 hornline, mostly brass...

I keep trying to play louder but it always goes up an octave or makes an awful screeching noise. Even though I have been playing for about two years, I've never found a solution to the problem.  I was wondering if any of you could give me some tips on how to play louder but still sound decent during competitions.

Welcome to this group

Hi! I’m SSS5 the new owner of the group. Here is a group where you can add your orchestral pieces, adveretise and ask for criticism, and ask questions or have friendly discussions.

General Rules:

Keep discussion civil and avoid vulgarity as much as possible
Don’t spam discussions or make too many discussions asking to check out your scores
Provide honest, but kind criticism.
Don’t add non-orchestral scores. Ensembles you can add are of course, Full Orchestral, an other older variations of orchestral ensembles.

That’s it for now and have a nice day.

Welcome to The Composers!

Hey you Composers out there!
(Looks like I can pin discussions now! Hehehe >:) )
Welcome to this group, and thanks for joining! Compose, arrange, share tips and experience, and participate in contests. Share your music and get it heard! Discuss whatever you please!
Thank you for joining this group!
First of all, let's go over some general rules.
1. No spamming. It's really annoying.
2. Don't be mean. Also, minimal swearing please. If you want to swear a lot go to a swearing club or something.
3. Anyone can make contests!
4. Discuss whatever you want, but don't go to far please. *cough* MusixFox *cough*
5. (The most important rule) Have fun!

Save scores in Songbook

 
I thought it was a problem only with musescore 3 files in the app, but there was more:
1-I can't open any musescore file from another location (the app opens, the process is initiated but score doesn't appear) and  
2-In Songbook I have + UPLOAD MSCZ FILE, I click it, I can select the location and the mscz file, but the score doesn't appear and is not saved in Songbook
The only way I can save a score in Songbook is to save it to My Scores in Musescore, open My Scores in the App and finally choose the option Save to Songbook.
Not an easy way to reach my goal...
Can you tell me something about?
Best wishes