Daniel Ray and Martin Keary join us to talk all about Musescore. Learn about the origins of Tantacrul, the way Musescore aligns with the goals of Ultimate Guitar, and the plan for what’s to come in Musescore 4.
We talk with Sam Butler, the senior principal product manager for Sibelius. Sam tells us about how Sibelius updates are released, his favorite new features, the ongoing accessibility initiative with Berklee, and what’s cooking for the future.
Composer, conductor, and arranger Nicholas Buc has seen his share of film scores. We learn about the many ways that music preparation and technology can provide the Midas touch in those high-stakes performances and avoid the phantom menace of notation pitfalls.
Raphaël Schumann, CEO of Newzik, the music reader for iPad, discusses their approach to digital music reading, cloud sharing, collaboration, licensing and more in light of Newzik’s bright future after raising €3 million in private investment.
We speak with Robert Piéchaud, creator of the premium November font for Finale, Sibelius, and Dorico, about the many qualities and features of the font and his efforts in music font design.
We interview jazz pianist, educator, author, and musicologist Nor Eddine Bahha, whose passion for typography led to the creation of his music and text fonts, available at Notation Central.
An interview with composer, new music notation specialist and arts administrator jef chippewa about his neueweise fonts for Finale and Sibelius and his work, philosophy, and approach to music notation.
Remembering Anton Coppola, conductor, composer, founding artistic director of Opera Tampa, and “maestro”, and the work of engraving the piano-vocal score to his crowning achievement, the opera “Sacco and Vanzetti”.
At the 2020 NAMM Show, we spoke with Avid’s Sam Butler and Sarah Rossy about the Sibelius development process and the emphasis on adding support for accessibility in recent updates.
Our 2020 NAMM Show coverage continues as we talk with Jason Wick, senior manager at MakeMusic, about the latest Finale developments and what to expect for the future.