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by ttw
15 Jul 2019, 00:47
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Beethoven Slurs 2
Replies: 2
Views: 1079

Re: Beethoven Slurs 2

Looks obvious to me that only the last two notes should be slurred. There's an ffp on the next figure which indicates a change; the last figure goes with the bass clef stuff. (But I'm just reading this page; I'm no expert.)
by ttw
15 Jul 2019, 00:35
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Internal evidence and editorial problems: Beethoven
Replies: 15
Views: 2979

Re: Internal evidence and editorial problems: Beethoven

I think you are right. The non-staccato at the beginning seems to be in the "same" spot each time. The staccato or lack thereof seems non-random; I think it's correct.
by ttw
10 Jun 2018, 22:48
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Finale or Sibelius
Replies: 13
Views: 10061

Re: Finale or Sibelius

Having 64-bit words usually gives some increase in bandwidth for the same clock speeds. Of course, I worked for Cray for some years so some of the byte or bit- addressable stuff may not speed up. The bus widths are usually twice as wide. This means that scalar accesses for instructions are faster. I...
by ttw
15 Oct 2017, 22:26
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: OT, but… (dissonance & consonance in same piece)
Replies: 6
Views: 5728

Re: OT, but… (dissonance & consonance in same piece)

Some people fail to realize that neither consonance nor dissonance is the point of a piece. The varying contrast between the two is important. In a mild sense, one does not use consonance for its own sake but to oppose dissonance. Of course, consonance and dissonance are fuzzy concepts but the core ...