Join Rick Schmunk for an in-depth discussion in this video What's next?, part of Finale 2012 Essential Training.
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Well, that brings us to the end of the Finale 2012 Essential Training and I want…to thank you for joining me as we explored the world of computer music notation.…You're probably wondering where you should go next and I have a couple of…recommendations for you.…If you're new to Finale, I'd suggest starting with Finale Quick Reference Guide.…If you purchased a box version of 2012, it comes with the install disk.…If you purchased and downloaded the program you can download the Quick Reference…Guide from the Finale website under Support > Quick Reference Guide.…This guide is a publication that they started using with Finale 2011 and…provides an introduction to many of the basic functions.…
It combines instructions and diagrams in an easy-to-follow format.…The user manual for Finale can be accessed from the Launch Window or from the Help menu.…Please note that by default you'll need an Internet connection and a web…browser to view the manual.…I'd also suggest that you take a look at the Finale tutorials, which are also…
- 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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