Links and Resources for Music Arrangers

Resources for Music Arrangers

Best Music Transcription Service Available

Our music transcription service is fast and accurate. Orchestral Scores We transcribe orchestral scores from recordings as a service to our clients. We're able to reconstruct detailed, complex musical scores, reconstructing the melodies, … [Read more...]

Finale Training | Tutoring | Screen Share

Screen Share Support Finale can be complicated and frustrating. Google search will reveal answers many questions, but because of the vast vocabulary of musical and technical terms used in the program, it can be hard to figure out the right … [Read more...]

Get Bar count from Time and Tempo

Need to calculate the number of bars in a piece of recorded music?Look no further. … [Read more...]

What’s different about Finale 2012?

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 … [Read more...]

What makes a great arrangement?

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" … [Read more...]

Hidden Texture in Music Arranging

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 … [Read more...]