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by MichelRE
08 Aug 2022, 14:10
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: resizing staves
Replies: 2
Views: 123

Re: resizing staves

for only one page? or for the whole score?

only specific staves in a multi-staff system? or all staves in a system?
by MichelRE
30 Jul 2022, 01:28
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: più and meno as dynamic modifers
Replies: 10
Views: 540

Re: più and meno as dynamic modifers

OCTO wrote:
29 Jul 2022, 16:27
sotto voce --?

I would take "sotto voce" to be "softer than" the general dynamic.
by MichelRE
23 Jul 2022, 16:06
Forum: Engraving Commentaries
Topic: Right to left music
Replies: 8
Views: 531

Re: Right to left music

weird how the treble and bass clefs are in the right direction (wrong for that particular music, but right for regular left-to-right notation) except for the two dots on the bass clef.
by MichelRE
17 Jul 2022, 01:49
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: solo to tutti question
Replies: 16
Views: 1228

Re: solo to tutti question

thank-you John. I really do try to notate as clearly and as "standard" as I can, though I may fall a bit short many times. Being a performer as well, I can easily put myself in front of the music stands and see whether what I notated is clear and easily understood. So I end up relying on Gould, my o...
by MichelRE
17 Jul 2022, 00:30
Forum: Digital Notation Tools
Topic: Dorico 4.2 released
Replies: 3
Views: 260

Re: Dorico 4.2 released

I'm overjoyed that they've included a way for me to get my house style for staff numbering/labels for strings, without having to resort to work-arounds.
by MichelRE
13 Jul 2022, 16:34
Forum: Notation Rules and Standards
Topic: instrument names in score
Replies: 2
Views: 266

instrument names in score

A question: is there some standard as to whether to indicate whether instruments are "plural" or not? for example, would one add an "s" to the end of "violin" for a section? how about to the abbreviation? I've looked through my orchestral scores, and in various languages, some have plurals, others d...
by MichelRE
10 Jul 2022, 22:30
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: solo to tutti question
Replies: 16
Views: 1228

Re: solo to tutti question

thank-you David.
by MichelRE
10 Jul 2022, 10:39
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: solo to tutti question
Replies: 16
Views: 1228

Re: solo to tutti question

OCTO wrote:
10 Jul 2022, 09:02
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:
HAHAHA!
that very well COULD be it!

happily, many of the musicians came to thank me afterwards as well.
by MichelRE
09 Jul 2022, 23:28
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: solo to tutti question
Replies: 16
Views: 1228

Re: solo to tutti question

thank-you!

The day after the concert now. It was a huge success.
Wonderful audience reaction.
I've never been mobbed by an audience after a concert before!
by MichelRE
07 Jul 2022, 19:14
Forum: Problems and Solutions (Help)
Topic: solo to tutti question
Replies: 16
Views: 1228

Re: solo to tutti question

The first rehearsal with orchestra was this morning. It went very well. There were a bunch of minor things to change in the score, but not related to the actual engraving (except for an accidental wayward "via sord." in the viola part... I accidentally added a 2nd such marking a few measures after a...