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The State of Music Notation Software in 2021

Are you a musician who sometimes needs to created notated music on a computer, but you feel like you haven’t kept up with what’s the latest out there? Are you still using Sibelius 5, or a copy of Finale you bought when you were a student a couple of decades ago? I’d imagine it’s beginning… Continue reading The State of Music Notation Software in 2021


Writing Better Lyrics – book review

One of the top books I recommend to budding songwriters is Writing Better Lyrics by Pat Pattison (2010). The Berklee College professor has provided us with the ideal workbook – complimenting the many principles he introduces with numerous practical exercises for you to start putting the principles into practice. Doing these exercises while reading the book… Continue reading Writing Better Lyrics – book review