Join Rick Schmunk for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding ties, note accidentals, and key changes, part of Finale 2012 Essential Training.
Music is sometimes more interesting when it contains complex rhythms,…and non-diatonic notes.…To notate these types of composition, you will need to know how to enter ties and accidentals.…So I have opened up both files in the 4_ 03 folder, and tiled and positioned them…as we've seen in earlier movies.…To get started, I am going to choose a Simple Entry tool. I am going to…Option+Click in that first bar to place the cursor.…And remember now to enter notes,…I can just press the letter name on the computer keyboard,…so I will type a C. Now, it added the C closest to the cursor, so I am going to…have to go back over, and Shift+Arrow down to get that to be the right C, and…then I will use my right arrow to move the cursor over to add the next note, and…I will press a 5 to put a quarter note in.…
Again, I will type a C, and back to 4 for an eighth note, type an A to get the A.…And then the next thing I need to do is tie it to the next note.…So I am going to press the T key to add a tie, and then change to a 6 on the…
- Setting up the hardware and software
- Creating a Finale score document
- Importing files
- Viewing and navigating documents
- Entering and editing notes with the mouse, keyboard, and real or virtual instruments
- Understanding measuring basics and music spacing
- Adding lyrics
- Notating music on a grand staff
- Notating choral music with layers
- Notating for guitar, including tablature and Smart Shapes
- Recording in real time
- Adding expressions and articulations
- Formatting scores
- Printing scores
- Exporting documents
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Hardware and Software Setup
2. Creating a Finale Document/Score
3. Navigating and Viewing Documents
4. Creating Lead Sheets and Other Simple Documents
5. Notating Music on a Grand Staff
6. Notating Choral and Other Polyphonic Music
7. Recording Real-Time Notation
8. Working with Scores
9. Working with Scores, Part 2 (Medium Score with Rhythm Section)
10. Advanced Formatting
11. Notating Music for Guitar: Tab, Fretboards, and Smart Shapes
12. Exporting Document Regions or Pages as Graphic Files
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