Software for the study of counterpoint!
Counterpointer provides music notation tools and exercises in traditional counterpoint, both species and free counterpoint in 2, 3, 4, or more parts. It will analyze what you write and comment on any departures from the chosen style, whether it is Palestrina, Bach vocal, a custom style, or any of the five species used in counterpoint instruction. You can evaluate your work repeatedly, hear it, save it, and print it. Counterpointer includes a study guide with general advice on writing counterpoint and specific guides for each of the five species. Begin with first species (note-against-note) and work your way up!
Adds the ability for those with instructor access to view online student progress reports from within the program rather than going through a browser; makes the keyboard info icon easier to see when in dark mode; improves reliability of saving and reloading progress reports. Don't miss the many online music examples available through the File menu when in the Free Counterpoint section!
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- Ars Nova Software, LLC
- 34.4 MB
- Requires macOS 10.11 or later.
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- © Counterpointer Copyright 2005-2020 Ars Nova Software, LLC
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.