Related Websites and Publications


See the various publications and conference proceedings published by the MNMA.

Source Book of Proposed Music Notation Reforms – by Gardner Read (1987)

“A New Twelve-Tone Notation” Part VII, #18 of Style and Idea: Selected Writings – by Arnold Schoenberg (1924)


See our More Notation Systems page for links to the websites of particular alternative music notation systems.

See the Isomorphic Instruments page for links to instrument websites.

See the Software page for links to online digital sheet music libraries, and the bottom of Open-Source Strategy for music notation software and file format links.

The links below are to other sites of general interest:

Music Notation Reference Guide Basic info on different elements of traditional notation.

Music Notation from the 2nd/3rd century CE

Notational Engineering Laboratory, (broken link) a research project dedicated to studying and engineering a wide variety of notation systems in general.