Join Rick Schmunk for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing audio, part of Finale 2012 Essential Training.
If you have a good recording of one of your scores, you should try importing it.…Once in Finale, the audio can be synced to playback with the score.…So please go to the 7_05 folder and open the example file.…And this score was lent to us by Nathan David, a student in the scoring program…at USC, so we thank him.…We've also got a good recording of this.…So let's compare that to Finale playback.…So I will go up to the Window menu and open the Playback Controls. Let's click Play.…(music playing)…So that's using the Garritan sound set with the Ambience reverb, and it sounds…pretty good, but let's see what we can do with the real audio.…
So I am going to go into View menu and choose Studio View, and once there, I want…to add the audio track.…So I will go up to MIDI/Audio > Audio Track > Add Audio Track, so we see that here.…Now when it starts to play back later I only want to here the audio tracks, so…I am going to click solo on that and that will mute the rest of the tracks in the score.…So I will go back to MIDI/Audio > Audio Track, and now it can import the audio by…
- 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
Audio for Film and Video with Pro Toolswith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Toolswith RIAN SKYE G LEWIN3h 30m Intermediate
Film Scoring with Pro Toolswith Christopher Brooks2h 38m Intermediate
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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