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by gogreen
01 Nov 2018, 23:11
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Correct grammar for "assai" and "molto"
Replies: 3
Views: 804

Correct grammar for "assai" and "molto"

Three questions, please: 1. I have many scores in which the tempo suddenly slows--moreso than a ritenuto or ritardando. So I use "assai ritenuto," for instance, in these scores. Should this be "ritenuto assai" instead? 2. And is "molto ritenuto" incorrect Italian to mean the same thing (a more prono...
by gogreen
20 Apr 2018, 20:59
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: When should interpretation should become?
Replies: 10
Views: 2809

Re: When should interpretation should become?

Interesting points, all. What got me thinking about the notation was that after I had changed all the dotted-eighth-sixteenths to eighth note-sixteenth rest-eighth note, I was concerned that the notation would suggest too short an initial note. So to keep it as clear and simple as possible, I left i...
by gogreen
15 Apr 2018, 18:12
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: When should interpretation should become?
Replies: 10
Views: 2809

Re: When should interpretation should become?

Thanks, John, for your thoughtful comments. I'll probably just leave the notation as is. I want it to be clean and uncomplicated.
by gogreen
14 Apr 2018, 22:11
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: When should interpretation should become?
Replies: 10
Views: 2809

When should interpretation should become?

I’m working on a Grade 3 brass quintet, written for high school groups. The piece throughout includes many phrases with dotted eighth-sixteenth notes (see attached). I’ve written them that way, but I prefer their interpretation and performance to be as eighth notes with a sixteenth rest (second atta...
by gogreen
24 Feb 2017, 14:15
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Place in score of drum set staff
Replies: 8
Views: 4005

Re: Place in score of drum set staff

Thanks, OCTO and RMK.
by gogreen
23 Feb 2017, 03:17
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Place in score of drum set staff
Replies: 8
Views: 4005

Place in score of drum set staff

I'm adding a drum set staff to a concert band score. Where should I place the staff? I'm guessing the staff should go above the snare drum/bass drum staff.
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by gogreen
23 Jan 2017, 22:39
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Bowing guidelines
Replies: 3
Views: 1426

Re: Bowing guidelines

Thank you, David Ward and RMK.
by gogreen
23 Jan 2017, 17:28
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Bowing guidelines
Replies: 3
Views: 1426

Bowing guidelines

Are there general bowing guidelines on when to indicate bowing and when to leave bowing to the conductor and players?
by gogreen
24 Oct 2015, 12:50
Forum: Other: Publishing production and Sales
Topic: Soliciting performances and recordings
Replies: 2
Views: 2207

Re: Soliciting performances and recordings

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If I understand correctly, you are interested in submitting your unpublished scores (and recordings) to music sheet publishers?
Yes. Most of my publishers want live performances.