A Musical vision is a powerful thing, especially when combined with passion and determination. If you’re hearing the songs and seeing the production in your mind, you’re well on your way to creating a Musical Theater Play. The process of getting your … [Read more...] about Preparing Music for Broadway and Musical Theater – Advice for Composers and Songwriters
A guest post we offered to the Finale Blog about using Finale's Human Playback Data in Digital Audio Workstations (ProTools in particular) was published on the Finale Blog. We're very pleased at the privilege and honored to have been able to … [Read more...] about We’re a contributor to the Finale Blog!
Customers in search of tracks for use in performance have been asking for sound examples. Symphony Orchestra Track Example Kaleidoscope is a demonstration of Symphonic Composition for Film and TV, composition, arrangement, orchestration, mastering, … [Read more...] about Track Sound Demos
Our rates are based on the Musicians Local 802 Rate Sheet for Orchestrators and Copyists, from which we offer substantial discounts. Quotes are based on 2 factors - Bar count, which we can derive from the length in min:sec and the tempo in beats per … [Read more...] about Get a Quote for Music Arranging
Our arrangers all provide or coordinate a variety of music production services for ensembles of any size. Tracks can be recorded instrumentally by humans, or through the use of sampled instrument sounds, or any combination thereof. All our arrangers use … [Read more...] about Music Production Services
Back in 2011, the New York Pops commissioned me to arrange "klezmer" versions of three selections from Tchaikovsky's beloved 'Nutcracker Suite" for their holiday concerts at Carnegie Hall. I'm happy to report that all went well, and that A Klezmer … [Read more...] about Klezmer Version of “Nutcracker” Available
Estimate the cost of having a big band or orchestral arrangement written using this handy large ensemble musical arrangement cost estimator. Input the tempo in beats per minute, the total number of minutes, and the number of instruments in addition to … [Read more...] about Large Ensemble Musical Arrangement Cost Estimator
Use our calculator on this page to estimate the cost of music production. Many variables can be considered, with budget possibly determining your choice of methods for production. This calculator offers a way to gauge the relationship of various … [Read more...] about How do I estimate the cost of Music Production?
Estimate the cost of having a rhythm section or small band band arrangement written using this handy small ensemble musical arrangement cost estimator. Input the tempo in beats per minute, the total number of minutes, and the number of instruments in … [Read more...] about Small Ensemble Musical Arrangement Cost Estimator
We take submissions in the form of digital files (mp3, jpg, .musx, .pdf, .mxl) or YouTube links, read the client’s brief (instrumentation, key, form layout if different than the example, “sounds like,” “in the style of”) and go from there. We require a … [Read more...] about Rates for Music Arranging and Transcription