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Description

Maestro is the next generation of music composition app

Hello Maestro!
We hope this can be the perfect app for the music composers, songwriters, music students and everyone who wish to write music easy.
Compose music quick and easy like a maestro!

Write & Learn Musical Notations
- Draw Notes, Chorded Notes, Rests, Measure Bars and Repeat Bars
- Draw Articulations, Note Relationships (Tie, Slur, Triplets and more), Accidentals, Dynamics, Octave Up and Down and more...

Change Clef, Tempo, Time Signature and Key Signature

Write Lyrics

Supports Multiple Instruments
- Play your music with 127 MIDI Instruments
- Piano, Organ, Violin, Cello and other Strings, Guitar, Brass, Leed, Pipe and Drums

Listen to your Masterpiece
- Play your music Instantly
- Set Playback Section and Repeat the Parts you want to listen

Export to Image Files
- Zoom In and Out to draw more or fewer notes in one line
- Save as image file as you see on the screen

Name your Masterpiece
- Name the Title, Subtitle and Composer

All Features are Free!
- No Limitations
- Everything is open and free

Want to become a Popular Maestro? Check out our Concert Hall
- Host your music at the Concert Hall and see if others like it
- The Concert Hall is where you can post your music or listen and see other maestro's work
- It is another fun way of learning how to write the various musical notations and symbols
- Get some new inspirations!

Supports Tablets and All Size of Device

We value your feedback and suggestions!
- We are very keen to make Maestro better
- You are an artist creating music with Maestro, we are a digital artist creating this Maestro
- info@futuresculptor.com

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Oct 22, 2016 (over 2 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 12 days, on average.

Jan 16
2019
(Current)
Version 1.0.313

Added Repeat Multiplier
Select :|| repeat sign to apply

Added Octave Change at Repeat
Select ||: repeat sign to apply

Smoothed Selecting Multiple Notes

Improved Spacing for Triplets

Improved drawing Arpeggio

Simplified the Graphic of Glissando

Ritardando Bug Fix

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Jan 15
2019
Version 1.0.307

Spacing
Added minimum spacing setting option

Selecting Multiple Notations
Implemented drag to select multiple notations

Playback Cursor
Improved following the layered notations

More Performance Upgrade

Jan 12
2019
Version 1.0.301

Quick Bug Fix

+

Auto Recovery
Now if a file is damaged, it repairs itself as much as possible

File Structure and Size Optimisation
This also boosts up the general performance speed

Added More Setting Options

Added More Keyboard Color Options

Improved Spacing for the Notes with Lyrics

Improved Slur and Two Notes Slur Playing Effect

Increased the Max Notations Per Line to 80

Added Overview feature for the Concert Music

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Jan 08
2019
Version 1.0.293

Spacing is now managed automatically !

Crescendo and Decrescendo
Improved the behaviour and drawing coordinates

Playing Parts can begin from anywhere

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Jan 03
2019
Version 1.0.291

Lyrics
Comma is now available

Added Rehearsal Mark

Selected note's pitch is now displayed

Instrument of a staff can be changed in the middle of the music

Each staff can have a different staff line color

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Dec 27
2018
Version 1.0.287

Improved the app opening speed

Polished drawing measure numbers

Re organised the instruments by category

Optimised saving as an image output

Settings are saved at each music file (e.g. lyric, symbol and instrument text sizes)

Fixed bug of not displaying the drawing pitch correctly when an accidental is used

Fixed bug of mordent not playing correctly when key signature and accidentals are used together

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Dec 18
2018
Version 1.0.283

Gradual Performance Upgrade
Everything got faster (especially for the large music)

Playback Cursor
Improved the accuracy and reduced the lag

Bar Line
Improved drawing bar line over the existing one
Fixed measure number counting and drawing when repeat sign is used
Fixed dotted bar line to subdivide the measure

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

+ Quick Bug Fix

Dec 13
2018
Version 1.0.277

Improved drawing adjacent repeat bars :||:

Quick Bug Fix

+ In the Previous Version

Glissando
Added an option to include the half keys

Grace Note
Added an option to place the grace note after the beat

Re structured the Dynamics Menu
Added Rinforzando and Piano Forte

Re structured the Articulations Menu
Added Staccatissimo
Added Mordent

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Dec 09
2018
Version 1.0.275

Glissando
Added an option to include the half keys

Grace Note
Added an option to place the grace note after the beat

Re structured the Dynamics Menu
Added Rinforzando and Piano Forte

Re structured the Articulations Menu
Added Staccatissimo
Added Mordent

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Dec 04
2018
Version 1.0.269

Removing Concert
Hosted concert can be removed

Re Hosting Concert
Concert data and the number of likes will remain and the concert will be brought up to the top

Recommending Concert
When a concert receives 3 likes from one user the concert will be brought up to the top

Added Sforzando and Forte Piano
Can be applied from the popup window

Added another Playback Cursor Type

Trill Pitch can be changed manually

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs for some devices

Nov 28
2018
Version 1.0.267

Instrument Name
Added an option to change the text size

Setting Menu
Re designed the layout

Performance Upgrade
Gradual increase in auto save speed
This will boost up the overall performance speed

Improved Concert Hall Server

Polished here and there

Fixed minor bugs for some devices

Nov 26
2018
Version 1.0.265

Exporting Landscape
Added an option to change the paper direction when exporting

Time Signature
Added Common Time and Alla Breve (Cut Time)

Instrument Name
Changed the font to italic
Shows duplicated instruments' number (e.g. Piano 1, Piano 2)

Playback Cursor
Issue Before: Some devices were experiencing a huge lag
Added an option to choose the type of playback cursor

Pedal Bug Fix
Issue Before: Pedal was reset at rest and space

Fixed minor bugs for some devices

Nov 26
2018
Version 1.0.263

Playback Graphic
Changed the carriage to move smoothly

Lyrics
Improved the way of writing lyrics

Changing Pitch
Pitch of multiple notes can be changed together

Selection can be made over the line

Added Quintuplet (Tuplet 5)
See the topic [QUINTUPLET] in the help menu

Key Signature
Improved the way of selecting the key signature

Slight Performance Upgrade

Polished here and there

Fixed minor bugs for some devices

Nov 12
2018
Version 1.0.261

Quick Bug Fix: File name
Issue Before: file name text was cleared when '_' and 'space' were used at a certain condition
This has been resolved

Concert Hall
Added Search feature
Added Random Sorting method

+ In the Previous Version

Performance Upgrade !

Polished here and there

Fixed minor bugs for some devices

Nov 11
2018
Version 1.0.255

Clefs
Added Soprano, Mezzo Soprano, Tenor and Baritone Clefs

Multirest
Placing spaces before and after the multirest makes the multirest symbol stretched

Dynamics
Added an option to draw dynamics below or above the staff

Triplets and Swing
Triplets can be applied over spaces
Triplets can be used at different length of notes (Swing)

Flip Screen
Added Flip Screen Option
Have your cable on the other side

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs

Nov 02
2018
Version 1.0.249

Playback Bug Fix for music with some certain conditions

Added Night Color Mode

Added Multirest
Select a whole rest and apply from the popup window

Dot and Double Dot
Adjusted the drawing coordinate to reflect the staff and ledger lines

Enabled Playing Keyboard Option for Drums and Percussion

Added a Suggestion for Tenuto and Fermata

+ In the Previous Version

Added Ghost Note

Added Demi Flat and Demi Sharp (Quarter Tones)

Added 128th Note and Rest

Improved Grace Note

Nov 02
2018
Version 1.0.245

Added Ghost Note

Added Demi Flat and Demi Sharp (Quarter Tones)

Added 128th Note and Rest

Improved Grace Note
Multiple grace notes can be drawn from the grace note option window
Length of grace notes can be changed

Re designed the File Window
Files can be tagged and sorted

Changed the Measure Number Text bigger and clearer

Slight Performance Upgrade

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs

Oct 24
2018
Version 1.0.243

Added External Keyboard and Mouse Support
Added Keyboard Shortcuts
Notation can be a lot faster with Keyboard and Mouse

Dynamics
Changed to draw dynamics under the staff, changed the coordinate of lyrics accordingly
Added Pianississimo and Fortississimo
Improved Crescendo and Decrescendo to take effect of the following dynamic

Music Title supports input of other languages and symbols

Fixed minor bugs

Oct 23
2018
Version 1.0.237

Polished the Pitch Hint Window

Added Key Signature Key Text

Bug Fix: Ritardando
Issue before: ritardando was misbehaving when whole rest or pedal was used

Bug Fix: Playing Old Version Music in the Concert Hall

Bug Fix: Whole Rest
Issue before: whole rest didn't recognise the change of time signature when repeat is used

Bug Fix: Help Menu
Issue before: help image and the navigation arrows were not shown on some devices

Oct 14
2018
Version 1.0.235

Added Mono Tone Percussion Staff and Instruments

Added Drawing Pitch Hint

Grace Note can be applied to a chord

Improved Tie and Triplets on layered notes

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs

Oct 14
2018
Version 1.0.231

Quick Bug Fix
Undo Button misbehaving

Enhanced Auto Save Speed

General Performance Upgrade

+

Added Metronome

Hyphen '-' is now allowed in writing lyrics and chord

Bug Fix
Glissando, Trill and Tremolo were out of tempo at certain conditions
This has been resolved

Oct 12
2018
Version 1.0.229

Enhanced Auto Save Speed

General Performance Upgrade

+

Added Metronome

Hyphen '-' is now allowed in writing lyrics and chord

Bug Fix
Glissando, Trill and Tremolo were out of tempo at certain conditions
This has been resolved

Oct 10
2018
Version 1.0.225

Increased the Maximum Number of Staffs
Staffs can be created unlimitedly, as long as less than 16 instruments are used

Reduced Keyboard Playing Lag

Increased the Concert Hall Ticket Bonus to +10

Improved the Concert Hall Server Performance

Added Symbol Text Size Option (Dynamics, Pizz. & Arco.)

Slash '/' is now allowed in writing lyrics and chord

Polished here and there and fixed minor bugs

Oct 04
2018
Version 1.0.223

Loop
Playing Parts will now Loop

Lyrics
Supports Multiple Lines

Added Pedal Effect to Other Instruments

Arpeggio
Smoothed Playing Effect
Can be applied to Tied Notes

Simplified Suggestions

Enhanced Selecting Multiple Notations

Reduced Keyboard Playing Lag

Whole Rest Bug Fix

Adjusted Articulation Coordinates for Drums and Layered Notes

Sep 27
2018
Version 1.0.221

Quick Bug Fix

+

Octave, 15ma and 22va can be partly applied
Apply 8va first then select the notes again to apply higher octaves

Added Pedal for Celesta

Added Layer
Different length of notes can be written in a chord

* Fixed Saving as Image bug for some devices

* Fixed Tempo out of sync bug

Sep 26
2018
Version 1.0.219

Quick Bug Fix

+

Octave, 15ma and 22va can be partly applied
Apply 8va first then select the notes again to apply higher octaves

Added Pedal for Celesta

Added Layer
Different length of notes can be written in a chord

* Fixed Saving as Image bug for some devices

* Fixed Tempo out of sync bug

Sep 20
2018
Version 1.0.209

Re designed the Help menu
Added more help topics

Beam can be drawn over spaces and rests

Drum notes can be beamed (single note only)

Increased the max Tempo to 500

Minor bug fixes for some old devices

Sep 15
2018
Version 1.0.207

Ritardando and Accelerando bug fix

+

Added Clef Change in the middle of the music

Added Pizzicato and Arco to String Ensemble and Synth Strings

Added Background options

Save As
Changing the title of music now saves the music as Save As
Different versions of music can be saved

Concert Hall Fame is now updated in real time

Increased Playback Performance gradually

Making a selection of a pitch on chorded note got easier

Minor bug fixes for some devices

Polished here and there

Sep 14
2018
Version 1.0.199

Added Piano Pedal Playback Effect

Fixed Concert Hall Opening Error for some devices

+ In the Previous Version

Added Segno and Coda

Added Pedal for Piano (drawing only)

Added Breath Mark
Select a space or bar then apply from the pop up menu

Slur Joining Bug Fix

Sep 06
2018
Version 1.0.195

Added Segno and Coda

Added Pedal for Piano (drawing only)

Added Breath Mark
Select a space or bar then apply from the pop up menu

Slur Joining Bug Fix

Sep 01
2018
Version 1.0.193

Concert Hall network connection bug fix


- In the Previous Version

Moved Help & Tips inside the app

Changed the staff volume control option

Added 'Play Pitch Sound' option

Aug 29
2018
Version 1.0.185

Moved Help & Tips inside the app

Changed the staff volume control option

Added 'Play Pitch Sound' option

Aug 25
2018
Version 1.0.180

Added Brackets
Re designed the staff dialog

Playback Auto Scrolling
Recognition range has been fixed
It will follow the music better now

Lyric Text Size
Added an option to change the size

Aug 19
2018
Version 1.0.161

Added Glissando

Export (save as image)
Optimised for more devices
Fixed bug of saving a large music

Fixed Tremolo drawing coordinate in a chorded note

Fixed bug of accidentals cancelling triplets

General Performance upgrade

Jul 31
2018
Version 1.0.137

Quick Bug Fix
Grace Note: drawing coordinate bug fix
Dynamics: playback effect bug fix

----- ----- -----

In the Previous Version

Added Pizzicato and Arco for String instruments

Added Arpeggio

Export Menu Upgrade
Added Save As PDF
Added Send Music to Share

Jul 29
2018
Version 1.0.133

Quick Bug Fixes
- Grace Note
- Pizzicato

----------
In the Previous Version

Added Pizzicato and Arco for String instruments

Added Arpeggio

Export Menu Upgrade
Added Save As PDF
Added Send Music to Share

Jul 28
2018
Version 1.0.131

Added Pizzicato and Arco for String instruments

Added Arpeggio

Export Menu Upgrade
Added Save As PDF
Added Send Music to Share

Fixed octave and transpose text overlapping issue at lower zoom level

Fixed playback sync bug
Issue before: when triplets are used multiple times playback lost sync by teeny tiny milliseconds

Fixed drums suggestion bug
Issue before: when different length of notes are added in a chord, suggestion miscalculated the measure size

Jul 21
2018
Version 1.0.125

Added Grace Note

Added Double Dot

Added Pitch Transposition Option

Reduced keyboard playback lag

Enhanced the Edit Menu

Lyrics now can be written at any staff

General performance upgrade and minor bug fixes

Jul 13
2018
Version 1.0.115

Fermata can be applied to Rests
Thank you for the feedback Karl

Added Da Capo and Fine
Please tap the HELP button in the app and see ‘D.C. (DA CAPO)’

Added an option to change the octave of staff

Added an option to change which staff to play keyboard

Changed to draw time signature only on the first row

Fixed drawing Tie over the next line

Fixed syncing error when tempo changes in a long music
Thank you for the feedback Courtney

Jul 08
2018
Version 1.0.111

Added 64th note and rest

Exporting, Saving as Image
Issue: some devices were only getting the first page right
Applied a different method of exporting for some devices

Concert Hall
Opera House and Carnegie Hall are now open
More features will be added to these upper concert halls

Concert Hall Likes
You can like up to 3 times
Make your favourite concert popular

Minor bug fixes

Jul 04
2018
Version 1.0.109

Added Trill

Added Tremolo

Smoothed Slur

Slightly repositioned dynamics and articulations to prevent them from overlapping each other

Added Tempo Markings

Tie
Draws for all chord
Can be applied over multiple spaces

Minor bug fixes

Jul 04
2018
Version 1.0.107

Added First & Second Endings
Draw a repeat - draw a bar - select the bar - apply endings from the popup menu
http://www.futuresculptor.com/tips.html

Increased the max number of staffs from 8 to 15

Jun 27
2018
Version 1.0.105

Staccato on a chorded note
Issue: when playing, staccato was applied to only one of the note in a chord
This has been resolved, thank you for your feedback BronteWhiskers

Added a Help Button
added some Help & Tips, more tips will be added

Minor bug fix for some devices

Jun 26
2018
Version 1.0.103

Quick bug fixes for some devices

----- Previous Version -----
Dot and Triplet can be applied to rests

Articulations can be applied with 8va and 8vb

Increased the general volume

Playback keyboard plays the second staff

Added key signature change to natural

Changed the staff management menu
All staff is shown in one popup menu
Staffs can be moved up and down

Jun 21
2018
Version 1.0.101

Dot and Triplet can be applied to rests

Articulations can be applied with 8va and 8vb

Increased the general volume

Increased the gaps between staffs

Playback keyboard plays the second staff

Added key signature change to natural

Changed the staff management menu
All staff is shown in one popup menu
Staffs can be moved up and down

Concert Hall
Special characters and other languages can be written in the comment
Removed duplicated likes

Enhanced the general performance speed

Jun 19
2018
Version 1.0.64

Added Tempo Change
Select a bar and change from the popup menu

Added Hall of Fame in the Concert Hall

Enhanced the Concert Hall Opening Speed

Changed not to draw Suggestions when Exporting


--- Previous Version ---
Increased the Volume of Drums

Drums now take effect of the Dynamics

Gave more curve to Slur

Jun 01
2018
Version 1.0.60

Fixed Time and Key Signature bug
Issue Before: the changed time & key signatures are not applied to the next lines under certain conditions
Thank you for the feedback 'Walter'

Fixed Drums playback sync error
Issue Before: when 2 notes are drawn like a chord (e.g. bass drum and a snare together) they made a playback sync error
Thank you for the feedback 'GlamourGal'

Increased the Volume of Drums

Drums now take effect of the Dynamics

Gave more curve to Slur

May 30
2018
Version 1.0.58

Added Double Flat and Double Sharp

Added Key Signature Change

Added Revision Feature
- You can turn it off from the setting menu

Tie can be applied over one space

Fixed broken Beams of the beamed notes

Polished here and there


--- Previous Version ---
Added to write the Measure Numbers on the sheet

Added Concert Hall Guest Login

Added Daily Login Bonus

Added Paging System in the Concert Hall

Changed the Reward Ticket Amount to 5

May 21
2018
Version 1.0.56

Optimisations and a slight performance upgrade


--- Previous Version ---
Added to write the Measure Numbers on the sheet

Added Concert Hall Guest Login

Added Daily Login Bonus

Added Paging System in the Concert Hall

Added Popular Concert System and Refreshed the Old Concerts

Changed the Reward Ticket Amount to 5

May 19
2018
Version 1.0.54

Added to write the Measure Numbers on the sheet

Added Concert Hall Guest Login

Added Daily Login Bonus

Added Paging System in the Concert Hall

Added Popular Concert System and Refreshed the Old Concerts

Changed the Reward Ticket Amount to 5

Bug Fixes and Polish


--- Previous Version ---
Notes in a chord can be removed individually now

Added a 'Drum' clef (beta version)

May 19
2018
Version 1.0.50.2

Bug fixes

Performance optimisations


--- Previous Version ---
Notes in a chord can be removed individually now

Concert Hall 'Like & Comment' system updated

Added a 'Drum' clef (it is in beta version, we are still working on them)

May 14
2018
Version 1.0.37

Fixed bug of getting the Concert Ticket


Previous Version

Concert Hall
- Added Likes and Comments
- Added Sorting feature

Exporting
- Added paper margins
- Enhanced the quality of the output
- Fixed bugs for some devices
- Reduced memory usage

Added some Tips

Watch and Remove AD
- Watch a full ad (new button next to the Concert Hall) and remove the banner and pop-up ad until the app restarts

May 13
2018
Version 1.0.48

Notes in a chord can be removed individually now

Concert Hall 'Like & Comment' system updated

Optimised performance for some devices

Added a 'Drum' clef (it is in beta version, we are still working on them)

--- Previous Version ---
Fixed bug of getting the Concert Ticket

May 11
2018
Version 1.0.35

Concert Hall
- Added Likes and Comments
- Added Sorting feature

Exporting
- Added paper margins
- Enhanced the quality of the output
- Fixed bugs for some devices
- Reduced memory usage

Added some Tips

Watch and Remove AD
- Watch a full ad (new button next to the Concert Hall) and remove the banner and pop-up ad until the app restarts

May 06
2018
Version 1.0.34

- Added Octave Up and Down (8va & 8vb)
select notations and apply from the pop-up window

- Changed Crescendo and Decrescendo
select notations and apply from the pop-up window
crescendo and decrescendo can now be applied to a custom range

- Added Slur
select notations and apply from the pop-up window

- Optimised playback delays for slow devices

- Added playback current and end time

- Fixed bug of selecting a notation after multi-touching the screen

May 05
2018
Version 1.0.31

- Optimised highlighting

- Optimised scrolling and selecting a notation

- Enlarged lyric text size and moved up a bit

- Added playback auto-scrolling on/off button

- Added Double Bar

- Added additional Time Signature
choose bars then select & draw time signature
select drawn time signature on the sheet to change the value

- Reduced pop-up ad frequency

- Changed to save zoom level for each music

- Fixed a bug of copying chorded note

- Concert Hall is added

Apr 30
2018
Version 1.0.22

- Rests can also be dotted now

- Added volume option for each staff

- Enhanced performance for some devices


Previous Version

- Changed the view to vertical, just like composing on paper

- Added print feature, print your music to image file

- Added C clef

Apr 19
2018
Version 1.0.19

- Fixed freezing bug of opening old version files

- Reinstated the tempo system

- Fixed freezing bug for some devices


Previous Version

- Changed the view to vertical, just like composing on a paper

- Added print feature, print your music to image file

- Added share feature, send your music to others easily

- Added C clef

- Copy & paste bug fix

- Minor bug fixes and optimisations

Apr 16
2018
Version 1.0.18

- Reinstated the tempo system

- Fixed freezing bug for some devices


Previous Version

- Changed the view to vertical, just like composing on a paper

- Added print feature, print your music to image file

- Added share feature, send your music to others easily

- Added C clef

- Copy & paste bug fix

- Minor bug fixes and optimisations

Apr 14
2018
Version 1.0.17

*** Fixed the freezing bug of applying accidentals to the last note ***

- Changed the view to vertical, just like composing on a paper

- Added print feature, print your music to image file

- Added share feature, send your music to others easily

- Added C clef

- Copy & paste bug fix

- Minor bug fixes and optimisations

Apr 12
2018
Version 1.0.12

- Added 'Copy & Paste'

- Added 'Lyrics', choose a notation then write lyric for that position

- Added button sound on/off option

- Bug fixes and optimisations

Jan 11
2018
Version 1.0.10

- Undo button is added
- Saved file delete button is added
- Pressing back button while playing music now stops music
- Bug fixes for some devices

Dec 10
2017
Version 1.0.8

- fixed bug of removing spaces

May 22
2017
Version 1.0.7

Added 6 more staffs
You can write up to 8 staffs now
Added vertical scroll
Added TRIPLET
Redrew CRESCENDO and DECRESCENDO

May 16
2017
Version 1.0.6

Added TRIPLET
Redrew CRESCENDO and DECRESCENDO
Minor bug fixes for some devices

Nov 24
2016
Version 1.0.4

Fixed saving & playing issue for some devices

Oct 22
2016
Version 1.0.3

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