Open MSCZ file

MSCZ files: what are they and how do I open them?

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Compressed score from MuseScore

mscz files can be typically found as compressed music notations made and saved using the MuseScore open source software.

Further details:

mscz file is a compressed music score sheet created by MuseScore, a free music notation program.

MSCZ format represents compressed version of the XML musical score, including notes, lyrics, and other musical notation data. It is used for storing and sharing compositions. The "z" in the extension indicates that the file is compressed, allowing it to be smaller in size for easier sharing and storage.

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