CTAN Comprehensive TeX Archive Network

Direc­tory fonts/musixtex-fonts

This is musixtex-fonts, packaged 2015-07-04.  It contains all of
the font-related files for MusiXTeX, including both the original
metafont sources and Type 1 versions by Takanori Uchiyama.

The main author of MusiXTeX was Daniel Taupin, who died in a climbing
accident in 2003; other authors credited in the MusiXTeX manual are
Andreas Egler and Ross Mitchell. MusiXTeX is now being maintained by

Don Simons dsimons(at)roadrunner(dot)com
Hiroaki Morimoto CQX05646(at)nifty(dot)com
Bob Tennent rdt(at)cs(dot)queensu(dot)ca

musixtex-fonts-install.{pdf,tex} is a more-detailed version of the
following instructions:

To install (on TDS-compliant TeX systems):

 + download "tex-archive"/install/fonts/musixtex-fonts.tds.zip where
    the preferred URL for "tex-archive" is http://mirror.ctan.org

 +  unzip the archive at the root of a texmf tree and, if necessary,
    update the filename database; e.g., texhash texmf.

 +  update the relevant font-map files; e.g., append

       MixedMap musix.map

    to the relevant updmap.cfg, and execute updmap[-sys]

Documentation for musixtex-fonts is installed under 


Additional documentation, additional add-on packages, and many examples
of MusiXTeX typesetting may be found at the Werner Icking Music Archive


Support for users of MusiXTeX and related software may be obtained via
the MusiXTeX mail list at


MusiXTeX may be freely copied, duplicated and used in conformance to the
GNU General Public License (Version 2, 1991, see included file gpl.txt).

This CTAN distribution is maintained by Bob Tennent

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (4.3M).

musix­tex-fonts – Fonts used by Musix

Th­ese are fonts for use with Musix; they are pro­vided both as orig­i­nal source, and as con­verted Adobe Type 1.

The bun­dle ren­ders the older (Type 1 fonts only) bun­dle musix­tex-t1­fonts ob­so­lete.

Ver­sion 2015-07-04
Li­censesGNU Gen­eral Public Li­cense
Main­tainerBob Ten­nent
Takanori Uchiyama
Daniel Taupin pkg.au­thor.died
TDS archivemusixtex-fonts.tds.zip
Con­tained inTeX Live as musix­tex-fonts
MiKTeX as musix­tex-fonts
TopicsMu­sic Font
Font Type1
MF Font
Guest Book Sitemap Contact Contact Author