We often hear the question “How do I go about planning a medley for a wedding ceremony?” Custom-arranged music communicates highly personal and intimate connection, making the major life event of marriage unforgettable for everyone present. Every couple … [Read more...] about Planning a Medley for a Wedding Ceremony
What's different about FInale 2012? The biggest thing different about Finale 2012 is the Score Manager. The (Mac) keyboard shortcut Command-K gets you there, to find functions that used to be in File Info, Instrument setup and the Staff too. One tab is … [Read more...] about What’s different about Finale 2012?
A question often asked is - what makes a great arrangement? It's great if it's written with the lyric and against the melody (has oppositional countermelodies), and organic reharmonization of the original chords. "With the lyric" means the feeling … [Read more...] about What makes a great arrangement?
Our most requested service is creating printed parts and lead sheets for use in live performance. Yes, we do that! All of our arrangers are expert in state-of-the-art music engraving software, are performing musicians themselves, and have experience … [Read more...] about Printed Parts and Lead Sheets
At arrangerforhire.com, our staff arrangers can create custom arrangements for any size music ensemble, regardless of output format. Different formats include: Printed sheet music for live performance by live musicians Professionally formatted, … [Read more...] about Custom Arrangements for any size music ensemble
The subject of arranging is extremely vast and quite interesting for someone wanting to delve into the x's ond o's of it all. One aspect of writing that I had the chance to explore was the use of hidden texture in music arranging. I'd like to share … [Read more...] about Hidden Texture in Music Arranging