Ossia Viewer


Free MusicXML Viewer, Player & Printer

 

From this page you can download a free java application that reads MusicXML files, renders and formats them as sheet music, plays them and provides printing capability for the resultant sheet music. The application requires the Java Runtime Environment to be loaded this is freely available at: http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4.2/download.html.

 

Version Number: 0.14 Release Notes

 Beta Date: 26 January 2008.

Screen Shot: Ossia Viewer Screen Shot

 

Jar file: OssiaViewer0.14.jar

 

Windows Version: OssiaViewer0.14W.exe

Linux Version: OssiaViewer0.14L

 

The application has a MusicXML file from Project Gutenberg (http://www.gutenberg.org/browse/categories/4) embedded in it and will initally load this file ready to play or print. (Ossia Viewer - Previous Versions)

 

Ossia Viewer Notes & Concepts

 

I am looking for feedback about the application, suggestions for improvement, other sources of free MusicXML files, and other ideas.

 

Additional MusicXML files are available from:

 

Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/browse/categories/4

Recordare: http://www.recordare.com/xml/samples.html

Wikifonia:  http://www.wikifonia.org