Join Rick Schmunk for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the exercise files, part of Finale 2012 Essential Training.
If you are a premium member of the lynda .com Online Training Library, you have…access to the exercise files used throughout this title.…There are exercise files in the exercise files folder, which I have placed on the Desktop.…You can store it wherever you like.…There are files for most movies.…They reside in subfolders, named according to the chapters.…It is not necessary for you to use these files.…You can use files of your own in place of them.…If you're a monthly or annual subscriber to lynda.com, you don't have access to the…exercise files, but you can follow along with your own work.…
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- 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
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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