Orchestral samples by the London Symphony Orchestra, recorded at Abbey Road Studios
Cross-platform; available for iOS, iPadOS®, MacOS, Android™, Windows®, Chrome OS™, and Fire OS
Transfer your projects across multiple platforms and devices
Clean, intuitive, and highly configurable user interface
Additional features and expansion sounds can be accessed either by signing in with your PreSonus Sphere account, or by purchasing the Notion Feature bundle for your preferred platform. Includes: handwriting recognition; wireless network transfer between devices running PreSonus applications; advanced audio format export; and all expansion sounds.
Full range of note entry and editing tools
Intuitive note selection and context-aware menu
Copy, paste, duplicate — if you paste into a different rhythmic position, Notion will reflow and your music over the next measure lines adjusting notes or rests as required
Quickly change durations and pitches, add articulations, or copy and duplicate
Enter notes in up to four voices per staff
Full range of articulations, including staccato, flutter tongue, trills, vibrato, and much more
Full range of guitar functions, including bends, vibrato, slides, hammer-ons, pull-offs, mutes, whammy bar techniques, bass slap, harmonics, and more
Support for lyrics; chord symbols and diagrams; rhythm slashes; handwritten ‘jazz’ font; swing
Enter, edit, and playback notation, tablature, or both
Option to tap in notes with finger or stylus
Cross platform keyboard shortcuts
Interactive piano keyboard with adjustable-width keys, 24-fret guitar fretboard, and drum pad. Try out your melodies, or enter notes via step-time or real-time
Screen, Continuous, and Page views
Core sound packs included with Notion feature: orchestral strings, woodwind, brass, harp and percussion; electric guitar, acoustic guitar, electric bass, drumset
Not ready to install a full orchestral library on your device? No problem. Notion Mobile gives you the option of using a Steinway Piano sampled at Abbey Road Studios to use for all instruments so you can still hear your compositions while still saving on storage space.
Further Add-on sounds are unlocked via the Feature Bundle, or with your PreSonus Sphere membership. These include: section and duo sounds, solo strings, string articulations, jazz woodwind and brass, auxiliary woodwind and brass instruments, more fretted instruments such as: ukulele, classical guitar and banjo; keyboard instruments such as electric piano, church organ, celeste; more percussion such as Sound FX, vibes, marimba, etc.
Audition mode: Use the onscreen virtual instruments to hear sounds before entering them into your score
Use MIDI step-time entry with your favorite MIDI device, either wired or via MIDI Bluetooth.
Record real-time MIDI input into your score
Full audio mixer
Distortion and reverb effects
Export: notion, PDF, MusicXML, WAV, AAC, and MIDI files. Opus, m4a and FLAC export available with the optional Feature Bundle or a PreSonus Sphere membership.