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2013-10-24 23:30:03

Wallander Instruments lets composers hear how their compositions sound at any point during writing, without costly or time consuming rehearsals. Professionals can save valuable time, and hobbyists can hear their music performed in a fuller, more real sounding way than ever before possible. Stockholm, Sweden (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 This quarter, Wallander Instruments proudly unveiled NotePerformer (http://www.noteperformer.com/), a technology that turns a written musical score into...

2013-07-25 23:28:11

Norton Publishers to Offer an Interactive Version of Musician’s Guide to Fundamentals Leveraging Noteflight’s Web-based Notation Software Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Noteflight LLC announced today that textbook publisher W.W. Norton will offer an online version of Musician’s Guide to Fundamentals, 2nd Edition, by Clendinning, Marvin and Philips. College music students will be able access the exercises of Musician’s Guide to Fundamentals from within Noteflight’s website...

2008-10-01 15:00:27

MakeMusic, Inc. (Nasdaq: MMUS) announced today the release of Finale NotePad(R) 2009 and the introduction of the Finale Reader(TM). At $9.95 Finale NotePad represents the industry's most affordable introduction to music notation software, while the free Finale Reader lets anyone open, view, print and play any Finale file. Finale NotePad users can enter notes with their mouse or via step-time entry using any MIDI keyboard. NotePad can also open MIDI files as well as any Finale file. Its...

2008-09-16 15:00:25

MakeMusic, Inc. (Nasdaq: MMUS) announced today the release of Finale PrintMusic(R) 2009. This latest upgrade to MakeMusic's best-selling music notation software offers an improved, easy-to-use interface and many new features including: -- Streamlined Workflow - The creation, entry, moving and editing of dynamics, tempo indications and other text and markings has been reinvented and simplified. -- Drag and Drop Expressions - Simply drag dynamics, tempo markings and other...

2008-07-17 12:00:49

MakeMusic, Inc. (Nasdaq: MMUS) announced that Finale 2009 began shipping today. Celebrating Finale's 20th anniversary, this latest version of the industry-standard music notation software includes time-saving features designed to make users' workflow more efficient and intuitive. The creation, entry, editing, copying and moving of dynamics, tempo indications and other text and markings has been reinvented and streamlined. Intelligent decisions are made for the user, without sacrificing...

2008-06-25 15:02:42

Sibelius, a part of Avid Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVID), today announced Sibelius First(R), a powerful new notation and composition tool for singer/songwriters, keyboard players and guitarists. Sibelius First is powered by the multi award-winning Sibelius(R) 5 that has been used by winners of awards in film, sound and music, and makes it easier, more affordable -- perfect for home musicians. "At some point in everyone's life they just need to write music! Sibelius First is that great first...

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