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by OCTO
27 Oct 2015, 14:49
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Beam thickness
Replies: 8
Views: 3554

Re: Beam thickness

How to explain to the non-finale folk what EVPU is?
by OCTO
27 Oct 2015, 14:46
Forum: Engraving Commentaries
Topic: Spatial piece
Replies: 20
Views: 8002

Re: Spatial piece

I don't know exactly but the tempo is about :4 = 63
by OCTO
27 Oct 2015, 14:15
Forum: Engraving Commentaries
Topic: Spatial piece
Replies: 20
Views: 8002

Spatial piece

Page no2 from an earlier work. Feel free to comment and suggest improvements.
It was performed numerous times from the score, 11 pages in total. All musicians had A3 size, no conductor. It was not problem at all.
by OCTO
27 Oct 2015, 06:09
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Beam thickness
Replies: 8
Views: 3554

Beam thickness

From the another topic's post: Beam thickness is not something that I have delved into yet, so I just use the Finale default. I always liked more fat beams. They represent musical shapes and notehead movements in a more visually appealing way. This is example of a theory test I did a long time ago. ...
by OCTO
27 Oct 2015, 05:28
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Dynamics: the optical center
Replies: 22
Views: 10285

Re: Dynamics: the optical center

Ha!. There will always be different opinions when aesthetic judgement is involved. I think we both have similar view of what feels right, but mine is perhaps half a space further to the left. Neither are incorrect as there is no fixed rule. I also like more as you do. I think it is visually problem...
by OCTO
27 Oct 2015, 05:23
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: On Beaming
Replies: 61
Views: 18969

Re: On Beaming

Fred, you are absolutely right that the rules should (must) be followed, at least to have consensus about it. Otherwise, in the engraving jobs there are plenty of people who don't have a slightest idea how notation works, and they would end up with terrible scores which they call "great"... Mine exa...
by OCTO
26 Oct 2015, 06:11
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: On Beaming
Replies: 61
Views: 18969

Re: On Beaming

Interesting. When I first saw that post I tried not to read the text but first to look at the pictures. I guessed some comparison is to be made. I liked the most the last version. There is small difference between m.9 in the examples 2 and 3. Concerning this, I was wondering if it is possible to mak...
by OCTO
24 Oct 2015, 07:04
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Algorithms of accidental spacings
Replies: 37
Views: 10974

Re: Algorithms of accidental spacings

It would be absolutely more than fantastic if some plate-engravers could join here to learn more about the accidental-spacing and their decision for differentiation.
by OCTO
24 Oct 2015, 06:37
Forum: Other: Publishing production and Sales
Topic: Soliciting performances and recordings
Replies: 2
Views: 2222

Re: Soliciting performances and recordings

gogreen wrote:What are the ways you solicit performances and recordings to submit to publishers with scores?
If I understand correctly, you are interested in submitting your unpublished scores (and recordings) to music sheet publishers?
by OCTO
23 Oct 2015, 10:51
Forum: Books and Sites
Topic: Making Notes
Replies: 6
Views: 4439

Re: Making Notes

I am really looking forward to see it!