Music Engraving Today (The art and practice of digital notesetting). By Steven Powell. This edition: Second edition. Published by Brichtmark Music, Inc. (BM.BRM-9).
Winner of the Music Publishers' Association Paul Revere Aware (2003) for music graphics and design. Years of award-winning professional engraving experience are incorporated into this guide, which provides the rules of engraving and ways to realize them using industry-standard software packages, mainly Finale and Sibelius. Adopted by universities in California, Iowa, Missouri, Oklahome, Pennsylvania, Texas, Canada, and Australia, among others.
Includes the following information:
*Engraving Basics: Page fundamentals, Rhythm, Pitch, Markings, Divisi
*Individual genres: Chorus, Solo voice, Keyboard, Orchestra, Band, Music for books, Commercial copywork
*Tools of the Trade: Notation programs, Music fonts, Typography, Page layout
*Bibliography: Books, Web sites.