Layer basics


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Layer basics

Classical guitar, piano, and choral music are good examples of genres that often incorporate multiple independent voices on a single stave. To enter this kind of music in Finale, we'll need to learn how to use layers. So go ahead and open the file that's in the 6_01 folder, and then we're going to create another file to work on. So I am going to go up to the File menu and I'll choose New > Document From Template, and then I am going to go in the Choir Templates folder and choose the SATB (2- plus Piano. Now I am choosing that one because that will give us two staves where I can put the soprano and alto in the top stave and the tenor and the bass in the bottom stave.

So I am going to go ahead and click Open and that's going to kick us into the Document Setup Wizard, and I'll go ahead and type in the Title information. I'll click the Next button. We are going to be in 4/4. We need the key of D, so I'll click the scroll bar twice to add two sharps and the...

Layer basics
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Layer basics provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Rick Schmunk as part of the Finale 2012 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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Finale
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