Southwestern Ontario Suzuki Institute Inc.

Student Institute Aug. 9–14 | Teacher Development Aug. 8–16, 2020 | Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON

Special Seminar

Music Technology: Making Sheet Music on the Computer, Part 2

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Monday August 10, 2020
with Ken Gee (ON)
This special seminar on Monday night continues past last year’s introduction to music and notation software on computers.

Learn some techniques that modern “music engravers” use to produce music for modern music publishers, both for printed books and for digital music. The focus will be on Finale software demonstrated on the Mac, but the presentation applies to a wide range of similar software running on multiple platforms. You will get tips on what you need to make your own printed music at home.

Ken is a longtime professional digital music engraver for Frederick Harris Music and the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto. He not only creates music examples for RCM exams, but has also created many popular theory and harmony books including series by Mark Sarnecki and Barbara Wharram. He has been using software for music notation, as well as audio and MIDI editing, for many years.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptops with Finale installed.

Students eligible: Senior or YAP students, any adult

Cost: $40 CDN

Please register for Music Technology on your program application. If you are an adult attending SOSI with your child, use the Seminar application form. If you are a Teacher Development Participant, you can include the seminar on the TD application form.