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by OCTO
30 Jul 2022, 20:11
Forum: Engraving Commentaries
Topic: Right to left music
Replies: 8
Views: 531

Re: Right to left music

I wonder what software they used for that! I've seen people suggest using Finale, by turning the page upside down, and using upside-down symbols! This looks more like plate engraving than digital engraving. Achieving this wouldn't be that hard since the engraver would only need to flip some of the ...
by OCTO
30 Jul 2022, 20:08
Forum: Engraving Commentaries
Topic: Sibelius ties
Replies: 2
Views: 402

Re: Sibelius ties

I would like to make a score that looks like SCORE. Could you help me with some examples for ties engraving rules? I'm quite new in Sibelius ... :-) As the first step I would avoid using Opus font and change it to Wolfgang. For slurs and ties, as benwiggy said, there are various settings that you c...
by OCTO
29 Jul 2022, 16:27
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: più and meno as dynamic modifers
Replies: 10
Views: 539

Re: più and meno as dynamic modifers

sotto voce --?
by OCTO
10 Jul 2022, 09:02
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: solo to tutti question
Replies: 16
Views: 1227

Re: solo to tutti question

MichelRE wrote:
09 Jul 2022, 23:28
I've never been mobbed by an audience after a concert before!
I am guessing it is because we fixed this "solo to tutti question"! :grin:
by OCTO
09 Jul 2022, 23:13
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: solo to tutti question
Replies: 16
Views: 1227

Re: solo to tutti question

Lovely to hear, and good luck!
by OCTO
09 Jul 2022, 09:09
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Non-CWN Music Notation Software
Replies: 3
Views: 626

Re: Non-CWN Music Notation Software

Here is the verbatim copy, in the case it disappears: Armenian Chant ● LimonjianNotation  – font developed by Ruben Tarumian and sponsored by the  Vem Cultural and Educational Foundation ; accompanying handbook,  A Brief Guide To Armenian Musical Notation , written by Seda Stamboltsyan. Braille Musi...
by OCTO
09 Jul 2022, 08:54
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Non-CWN Music Notation Software
Replies: 3
Views: 626

Re: Non-CWN Music Notation Software

"Braille Music" -- now I recall the great composer Joaquín Rodrigo. As a child he lost his sight caused by a disease. Yet, he managed to learn several instruments and develop his own braille for music. He composed the entire opus, including orchestral compositions, totally blind.
by OCTO
06 Jul 2022, 11:50
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: Melisima long ending notes using extenders in lyrics
Replies: 2
Views: 561

Re: Melisima long ending notes using extenders in lyrics

when would you use extenders in lyrics? sein. ______ Melisima.png Is there a general rule? Somehow the information of the duration is in the slur. For me it looks nice and full. what would you say? Thank you for all input! As far as I know, it follows both the slur and/or the tie, and the line fini...
by OCTO
28 Jun 2022, 18:58
Forum: Books and Sites
Topic: Interesting notation alternative
Replies: 6
Views: 1319

Re: Interesting notation alternative

Here-below is an excerpt of ‘Gaspard de la Nuit’ from Ravel (Durand Publisher), one of the most famous classical piano pieces of all times. How much time will it take for you to learn how to play without error those few measures to the indicated tempo – moderato ? Well, I guess - a several years? J...
by OCTO
28 Jun 2022, 18:53
Forum: Books and Sites
Topic: "On Making Music With Heartbeats"
Replies: 3
Views: 1654

Re: "On Making Music With Heartbeats"

At first glance I believed it was a percussion part from Varese's "Ameriques".