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Musink comes in two flavours. Musink Lite is free. Musink Pro has a richer feature set that makes it better suited to serious projects, hobbyists, teachers, and composers.

Click or tap items in the list below to learn more, or read more about Musink Pro here.

To update an existing installation of Musink click here for instructions.

Musink Lite for Windows


Used by thousands of composers

Free to download

Musink Pro for Windows


Features over and above those of Musink Lite

$60 - Includes free updates*

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Foundation features that make Musink great

Easy to use
It's as simple as pointing and clicking. Musink is easy to use, and used by hundreds of educators worldwide.
Rapid note input
Musink's revolutionary new interface lets you write notes at break-neck speed
Auto-layout system
Musink lays your score out for you as you add, delete, and drag notes
Multi-Score Projects (Sections)
Write a series of exercises, group together your ideas, or publish a book chapter containing 10 songs. Easily.
Musink regularly backs your score up. You know, just in case.
Wide Range of Marks
From crescendos to octave clefs, fermatas to accents, Musink supports a wide variety of markings
Text Marks
Write text directly into your piece, and number bars automatically in a way that you see fit
Percussion-Specific Functionality
Creating a cross-stick-to-cymbal-bell three-stroke ruff? Musink was written with drummers in mind, and contains the ultimate tools for creating percussive music quickly.

MIDI Support

Compose with your favourite MIDI devices

MIDI Playback
Musink will play your score back through any MIDI device. You can even hook up virtual instruments using free 3rd party software.
Playback loops
Load a score or MIDI file into Musink and play it, or a few measures of it, on loop. A great tool for practicing with accompaniments.
Export MIDI
Export your files as MIDI that you can play outside of Musink, and import into other applications
Export MIDI loops
Write a short beat or tune, loop it, and export it as a long MIDI file. Great for practicing or as a base for 'electronic' compositions.
Import MIDI files
Musink Pro lets you import MIDI files straight into your score
Dual-Mode MIDI Step-Entry
Musink Pro lets you type notes and chords with any connected MIDI device, such as a keyboard.
Place your mouse where you'd like a note, and hit a key. Continue pressing keys to enter a series of notes.
Record from MIDI devices
Record live from your MIDI keyboard or MIDI drum kit, straight to your score. Nail those tricky triplets with advanced quantisation.
Plays as notes are written
Musink Pro plays tones as you add and drag notes to provide instant insight into your composition
Customisable metronome
Musink Pro provides an optional playback metronome to help you dissect complex rhythms and hold time while recording
Integrated MIDI Commands Some Many
Musink Lite supports a variety of MIDI commands that can be easily written into your scores, such as tempo and velocity. Musink Pro adds to these, including transposition, voice-mute, and channel-volume functionality.

Publish Support

Create beautiful PDFs

Publish to PDF, PNG, XPS
Musink lets you publish your score to PDF, XPS, or as PNG images that you can put the web
Standard Page Layout Set
Musink ships with a variety of templates (page layouts) that let you publish your score for many styles and page sizes
Import Page Layouts
Import templates (page layouts) sent to you by other Musink users
Edit Page Layouts
Musink Pro sports a full featured template (page layout) editor. Create and edit templates that meet your exact publication specifications, or tweak templates that ship with Musink.
Export Page Layouts
Musink Pro lets you export templates you have created to share with colleagues
Multiple Voices & Voice Groups
Write for several musicians on the same stave, or split a drum piece over several voices that merge during publishing
Advanced Publishing Options
Musink Pro offers more advanced publishing options, allowing you to get more out of your templates

Technical Support

Support for questions or difficulties

Help Documentation
Musink has detailed help documentation including tutorials and videos for beginners
Email Support Limited Priority
Musink Pro users receive priority technical support to help their composing run smoothly


Download and activate Musink

Price Free $60 USD
Includes free updates*
Musink Lite is free to download. Musink Pro is priced to be affordable to all.
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*Includes any future updates within one major version, for free. For example, Musink Pro version 1.2 could update to version 1.9 for free, but not to version 2.0. Licenses are eternal; they do not ever expire.