With thanks to our client Les Der, who had a client for a wedding needing custom arrangements - What can I say? Jon Burr is a fantastic professional. I had him arrange eight custom wedding songs for a string quartet and all eight were done in a … [Read more...] about Another 5-star review for Arranger for Hire
Custom arrangements of favorite selections from pop or classical repertoire for a wedding ceremony are our most requested service. Any song or piece you can think of can be arranged or adapted for any combination of instruments or voices. String Quartet … [Read more...] about Custom Wedding Music for String Quartet, Instruments or Voices
Need to calculate the number of bars in a piece of recorded music? Look no further. … [Read more...] about Get Bar count from Time and Tempo
Another lovely Google+ review of our work came in today from our client Gary Knowles, who's a gifted composer working on music to be performed in his church. Jon Burr is a brilliant arranger who will help you realize the potential of your music. He … [Read more...] about Customer Review – Piano and Vocal arrangements
Our first Google+ review, from our customer Maïa who commissioned some transcriptions for string quartet to be performed at her wedding: … [Read more...] about Customer Review – String Quartet
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