Sigh - new clueless user w/glock tranposition question
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I've used Sibelius some in the past few years, just upgraded to 5.2, along with purchasing VDL 2.5! Can see the possibilities, but I'm pretty clueless on getting things rolling.
I have a glock part for our show, and am trying to get it to play back correctly, but the transposition thing is messing me up. I can write the part extremely low and have it sound correct, but writing it in the staff is too high for the playback, apparently. I searched here and found some info on setting the transposition, but don't see that option in 5.2 and I don't see that Sib is tranposing the glock part as is - seems to be playing in the octave it is written.
Help! Just want to have it written in a readable octave and sound right!
Go to the ";House Styles"; menu and select ";Edit Instrument."; In here, locate the glock instrument you're using and set the transposition so C4 equals C4. This should fix your transposition problems. If you use the VDL/Sibelius template, this is already done for you on all the VDL Glocks, however the 5.2 template is still not yet released.