The term "Lyrics" will
be used here for any text sung or spoken to a tune.
"Karaoke" means the action of singing
to a musical background while reading the related
You can define Karaoke with several
sung voices, and display the lyrics while
the tune is played.
Choir members will find this option
interesting, even if their choral singing is not
In a song, lyrics are related to a staff which
gives, for any word or syllable to be sung,
If the part is spoken and not sung, there will
be no note corresponding to each word.
The "space" character separates words.
are invited to view the "How to insert
lyrics on a score. How to create
several lines of lyrics." video tutorial
in the program).
How to make the computer sing
If Virtual Singer is
installed, lyrics will be sung.
How to define a chorus?
When a lyrics cell is empty, Virtual Singer sings
first non-empty cell above.
This mode can be disabled by inserting the invisible
So input the chorus only once, on the first line,
and leave the other
To ensure a cell is empty and does not contain,
for example, a space
character, use "Staves>Edit Lyrics" menu
option. An empty cell
should appear as "//"
How to organize lyric lines?
When break symbols are defined on a score, lyrics
are displayed on several lines.You can move
verticaly or hide these lines from the contextual
menu (Right click on a lyric cell).
Changes are applied to all selected bars on this