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by Schneider
12 Jun 2019, 06:08
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Making the switch to Dorico?
Replies: 19
Views: 988

Re: Making the switch to Dorico?

John Ruggero wrote:
11 Jun 2019, 14:51
[...] A less intelligent one who simply carries out my orders is better, even if not done perfectly, since I know their failings well. [...]
Nice quote! ;)
by Schneider
12 Jun 2019, 06:00
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Key signature and staff size
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Key signature and staff size

[...] In the first of the following examples, the spacing is set at .08 space which looks OK to me. It might even go up a little. The second example is set at .2 space, which for me is too large. I too was surprised at how small the acceptable range is. Of course, I couldn't keep the larger key sig...
by Schneider
08 Jun 2019, 12:54
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Key signature and staff size
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Key signature and staff size

[...] i don't think that the presence or absence of the time signature should have any influence over the spacing of the smaller key signature. [...] Ok. [...] Rule 2 might concern the spacing of the accidentals in the smaller key signature. The standard spacing according to Ross, Gould and the Fin...
by Schneider
07 Jun 2019, 07:56
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Key signature and staff size
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Key signature and staff size

Hi Malte, hi John, I'd be surprised if Dorico and Finale -- or even Score and Graphire -- would do differently... ;) Anyway, what I found out is that small key signatures padding are not steady regarding the dozen of chamber scores seen on IMSLP. But those are pretty old ones (before 1920). Some ex....
by Schneider
06 Jun 2019, 09:22
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Key signature and staff size
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Key signature and staff size

Hi Octo et all,

When mixing two different staff sizes, please consider these two key signature options:

keySig.png
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Which one's correct?

Cheers,
Pierre
by Schneider
24 Dec 2018, 17:04
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: MuseScore 3.0 released
Replies: 14
Views: 2667

MuseScore 3.0 released

Hi all,
You can download right now the version 3.0 of MuseScore.
See here the new features of this version.

Frohe Weihnachten, peaceful Christmas, glad jul, joyeux Noël à tous, ;)
Pierre
by Schneider
18 Nov 2018, 13:52
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Engraving in MuseScore
Replies: 48
Views: 14754

Re: Engraving in MuseScore

Here is the code for the zig-zag only: %\version "2.19.82" \fixed c' { \omit Staff.Clef \omit Staff.TimeSignature %% set first glissando \override Glissando.thickness = #2 \override Glissando.minimum-length = #1.5 \override Glissando.springs-and-rods = #ly:spanner::set-spacing-rods \override Glissan...
by Schneider
18 Nov 2018, 10:12
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Engraving in MuseScore
Replies: 48
Views: 14754

Re: Engraving in MuseScore

[...] Do you think it should be "flat"? For my taste it should not. [...] Ok, I understand. [...] Was it difficult to do it in LP? [...] No it wasn't. The code could seem pretty long but every setting can be found in the documentation, no headache... Here it is if it shows some interest (I've added...
by Schneider
17 Nov 2018, 11:43
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Engraving in MuseScore
Replies: 48
Views: 14754

Re: Engraving in MuseScore

Sorry Octo, I've edit my post... (see: [...] Plus, at time 3/4 first beats, the beam slope looks a little strange. [...] Muscore default settings? [...]) Anyway, in my coding the zig-zags are simple glissandi with special settings (thickness, minimum length, left and right padding, added arrow) PS. ...
by Schneider
17 Nov 2018, 10:54
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Engraving in MuseScore
Replies: 48
Views: 14754

Re: Engraving in MuseScore

Hi Octo,
Great job, very nice output.
Personnaly I would keep the same distance between none headed stems, including the last 16th:

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Plus, at time 3/4 first beats, the beam slope looks a little strange.
Is it done on purpose? Muscore default settings?