Join Rick Schmunk for an in-depth discussion in this video Navigating scores, part of Finale 2012 Essential Training.
Knowing how to size and navigate a score plays a big part in successfully…using a notation program.…Let's take a look at Finale's different views, and how you can zoom, scroll,…and page in scores.…So I am here in the 3_02 Woodwind Quartet score.…So, the default view in Finale is Page View, and this is probably where you'll…do most of your work.…Page View is great, because it shows you exactly how a score or a part is going to print.…Now, you can switch between views in Finale by going to the View menu, and…choosing Page View, or the other view that you'll use a lot is Scroll View.…
You can go back and forth between these using the key command, Command+E on a…Mac, or Control+E on a PC.…Now, notice in Scroll View, it's like you're looking at a long piece of tape.…The beginning is over on the left, and the end is over on the right.…There is a third view in Finale that's handy, and that's called Studio View.…That looks a lot like Scroll View, except over on the left hand side, we…have Mixer Controls,…
- 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 Skye 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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