Hauptstimme/Nebenstimme

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hautbois baryton
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Hauptstimme/Nebenstimme

Post by hautbois baryton » 06 Jan 2018, 17:37

Howdy, do any of the standard included Finale fonts include the Hauptstimme (or Nebenstimme) abbreviation symbols? I peeked through the viewer and found nothing, but just because I didn't find it does not mean it isn't there... ;)
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OCTO
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Re: Hauptstimme/Nebenstimme

Post by OCTO » 07 Jan 2018, 00:22

There are indeed no symbols for H (U+1D1A6) or N in standard Finale fonts.
But some fonts do have it, such as Sonora, Stockholm, Fravura Extra, Opus Extra, FreeSerif, Thesis, Bravura.
You can also create it in Finale shape designer, by typing N and add a line to get it correctly.
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Re: Hauptstimme/Nebenstimme

Post by David Ward » 07 Jan 2018, 08:20

I use the Haupstimme sign from Fravura-Extra. I used to use Opus Special for this, but it doesn't seem to display correctly for me in Finale 25, although it was fine in older versions of Finale.
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jan
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Re: Hauptstimme/Nebenstimme

Post by jan » 08 Jan 2018, 11:36

There are many music fonts that include these symbols (H,N, RH and CH).
Browse the catalog of hard-to-find music symbols:
https://elbsound.studio/catalog-of-musi ... .php#reihe

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