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Music is Hard 53: Tools

This week:
This week, Avid made some startling announcements about Sibelius, one of the most popular software tools for composers. This got us thinking our relationships with our tools? What would we do if we woke up tomorrow and our tools no longer existed?

Link:
Rob Deemer: “Sharpen Your Quills!”

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Music is Hard 12: Notation

This week:
What role does notation play in the creative process? How can composers use it to their advantage? How do performers interpret it? Is notation a form of visual art? How do conventional notation, graphic notation, and augenmusik differ?

Link: Pat Muchmore on notation as art

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