Writing tab music by hand back in the analog days used to be a time-
consuming and expensive proposition. Now it can be achieved virtually with
the push of a button--or, as this book so excellently points out, several
buttons. If you have this book in your hands, you know that Notion is music
notation software. What you may not know is exactly how to use it, and that
is precisely what excellent guide will teach you.
There are 13 chapters here devoted to everything from The Basic, Getting
Started and Developing Your Workflow to The Lead Sheet, Part Writing and
Analysis and even Scoring to Video. There are chapters devoted to The Jazz
Ensemble, Solo Piano and Guitar Techniques.
This Quick Pro Guide from Hal Leonard takes the novice, professional, or even
part-time musician and guides him or her through the most effective ways to use
the program and how to maximize Notion to serve their specific creative
There are supportive session files and practical projects here in the form
of online media.
The idea of putting pen to paper in order to create music notation may be a
romantic one but makes no sense in the face of extraordinary new software
such as Notion. If you've ever worried over whether that was a dotted eighth
note or an eighth note and rest, worry no more. Create Music with Notion is here to solve all your problems.