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by OCTO
04 Jul 2020, 13:45
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: pre-Reviewing Dorico
Replies: 16
Views: 8055

Re: pre-Reviewing Dorico

Thanks benwiggy. I will keep my eyes on Dorico more often now, it seems that the things are implementing faster than I expected. Looking forward!
by OCTO
04 Jul 2020, 09:52
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Dorico/Lilypond/SCORE?
Replies: 26
Views: 7024

Re: Dorico/Lilypond/SCORE?

Well... When you work in NAP you can change what you need... Try something with NAP.. With a load of works, and with small kids, and other activities, I simply don't have time to test or to learn all available notation software. When deciding what software to use (and to USE means to keep using in ...
by OCTO
03 Jul 2020, 12:53
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Dorico/Lilypond/SCORE?
Replies: 26
Views: 7024

Re: Dorico/Lilypond/SCORE?

Dear canonperpetuus, Well....You can try NoteAbility Pro 3 for Mac. Install on your PC MacOSX via VirtualMachine and try to work with your notations. Info at : http://debussy.music.ubc.ca/index.html Latest version is 3.201 . Examples for this program is: http://debussy.music.ubc.ca/NoteAbility/Exam...
by OCTO
26 Mar 2020, 10:24
Forum: Engraving Commentaries
Topic: If Dorico had Dorico...
Replies: 8
Views: 6518

Re: If Dorico had Dorico...

Anders Hedelin wrote:
25 Mar 2020, 15:26
And if Fin... No, forget that.
Haha! I would say "Finally!"
by OCTO
24 Mar 2020, 07:50
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Beethoven's Logic 5
Replies: 9
Views: 5341

Re: Beethoven's Logic 5

Just as an aside, but apropos: Paul Dukas has said one of the best things ever on composing, which became a sort of motto with me when teaching composition: Pour composer il faut savoir beaucoup et faire de la musique avec ce q’on ne sait pas. In my homemade translation: To compose you have to know...
by OCTO
17 Mar 2020, 10:42
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: "Ten Music Notation Programs", including Dorico
Replies: 41
Views: 25236

Re: "Ten Music Notation Programs", including Dorico

odod wrote:
17 Mar 2020, 01:14
how about this ..
Hm, I don't know. Except the staff trick, I wish to see how the software does a complex notation, incl. spacing, curves and lines, positioning etc. etc.
by OCTO
11 Mar 2020, 11:57
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: "Ten Music Notation Programs", including Dorico
Replies: 41
Views: 25236

Re: "Ten Music Notation Programs", including Dorico

I am very pleased to work with Igor, any project of notation is completed without much hassle before the deadline and in top quality engraving (Look some scores from Edition Peters etc.). I also had some very weird modern notations, but Igor did it without a problem. Ehh ... I didn't go into some e...
by OCTO
08 Mar 2020, 06:29
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: "Ten Music Notation Programs", including Dorico
Replies: 41
Views: 25236

Re: "Ten Music Notation Programs", including Dorico

Igor was indeed a very good software for that time, and having linked parts long time before Sibelius. Some scores of Edition Peters were done in it. I believe that it could had developed further wonderfully from that starting point, but after they stopped developing it the owners didn't want to rel...
by OCTO
08 Mar 2020, 06:23
Forum: Books and Sites
Topic: Highlights from the Mozarteum music engraving conference
Replies: 1
Views: 2957

Re: Highlights from the Mozarteum music engraving conference

There is no video (yet known) available, but here are available document presentations from the conference:
https://gitlab.com/MusicEngravingConference/2020
by OCTO
06 Mar 2020, 20:56
Forum: Engraving Commentaries
Topic: Score with no dots!
Replies: 19
Views: 6603

Re: Score with no dots!

I have a printer that once printed a Finale file (actually PDF) so that all horizontal lines were dashed. No other lines nor curves were affected. So all staff lines were dashed for instance and all other horizontal lines su h as pedal lines or so. I don't remember how I fixed it. Yes, it can happen...