Over 4,000 Musical Terms
Built on classic musical dictionaries of the past and modernized for today’s musician, the MusicTools Dictionary contains all of the musical terms, abbreviations, and symbols you’re ever likely to encounter in your musical pursuits. Definitions include phonetic pronunciations for the original source languages and are cross-linked to related terms.
Handy Reference Charts
MusicTools includes charts for common abbreviations, symbols, accelerations, retardations, and tempo markings. The abbreviations chart is even cross-linked to the dictionary so you can quickly find the in-depth meaning of those obscure symbols that crop up in your scores.
Customizable Font Sizes and Styles
We realize that every musician’s eyesight varies with age, so we’ve designed MusicTools to ease eyestrain by allowing you to adjust the size and type of font to suit your needs.
For our musical friends in search of a good Spanish-language musical dictionary, we offer MusicTools ES. We’ve taken the same dictionary and reference charts contained in MusicTools and had them meticulously translated into Spanish by a native-Spanish speaking professional music teacher. Get the Españoles Edición version here. ¡Es muy bueno!