Musical notation in written or printed form.

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Identifying chord notes from melody notes (by looking at sheet music/piano roll)

When more than one note is playing, it probably is a chord. But can the melody section have two or more notes, being played simultaneously?
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The development of the musical staff: If and when did it have fifteen lines?

I am doing research on music history and I cannot find information between the four line chant staff and the grand staff. Also, I do believe that at different times in its development the staff ...
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learning the Kora

Are there any written methods for learning the Kora, a West African instrument which traditionally is taught only by example and whose repertoire is not notated?
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Note errors in Ernesto Lecuona's Suite Andalucía (aka Suite Espanol)?

I am trying to learn Ernesto Lecuona's Suite AndalucĂ­a. A review from Amazon.com says that my edition has hundreds of note errors, and as I practice I hear some questionable notes. Here's what I want ...
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Tool to quickly (automatically) get measure count of a score

Given a score, is there a tool or site or resource out there that can quickly tell me its measure count? Many scores, especially ones like this on imslp just don't have any measure counts at all. And ...