a command console for Csound
and much more
A Windows 95/98/NT/2000/ME (tm) shareware package for Csound users.
Written by Riccardo Bianchini, Professor of
Electronic Music at Conservatorio "S.Cecilia",
Rome, Italy, is presently used in many italian
in LIPM (Laboratorio de Investigacción y Producción
Musical, Buenos Aires, Argentina) and in EUM (Escuela
Universitaria de Música, Montevideo, Uruguay).
WCShell is a command console to Csound,
includes orchestra & score editors, can run up to 4
different versions of Csound, has an Option Menu from
which you can run up to 20 programs. It is not
YACS (Yet Another CSounder). Its main options are
configurable by user.
It includes other software, among which:
- Scorex, a
score processor; your score will be converted to
a spreadsheet, with options for modifying a
single cell or a block of cells. Among the
modifications: Add, Multiply, Linear Interpolate,
Exp Interpolate, Fill, Convert from/to oppc, opd,
cps. A logical editor (resembling Cubase [tm]
logical editor) allows you to select non-adjacent
- GraphSco, a
bitmap to score converter.
- Mask, a
tendency mask score generator.
- EditHet, to
graphically edit a hetro generated file
Recommended: DirectCsound for Windows9x (by Gabriel
How can I obtain WCShell v.5.1?
Text boxes for current
orchestra, score and soundfile - A multimedia control -
Toolbar, duplicating major menu items for faster use -
Three drive/dir/file boxes for fast selection of orc, sco
and soundfile, with Update buttons - File box
buttons (run Explorer in selected folders) - Orchestra
and score oriented editors - Waveform preview - Peak
detecting utility - Run hetro, pvanal, lpanal &
svanal from within WCShell - Comprehensive on-line help
editor select - Soundfile editor select - Up to four
Csound version with different flags - Up to 20 user
defined programs launcher
written in Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0. It needs
Windows95/98 or WindowsNT, at least 6 Mbyte of free disk
Warning! This program is provided without
warranty of any kind. Use it at your own risk.