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"A program that allows you to compose music"
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Finale is an application that allows you to compose music in a professional way. The program has been designed for beginners and for expert users. It can be used by people that want to learn to compose music, by teachers or even by students who are taking music classes.

When you open Finale, you will have an option to create a new project from scratch, to use a template or to open an exercise, which will allow you to learn how to use the program. The program provides many guides, manual and quick-start videos, that will help beginners learn how to compose music and use the program.

If you select to create a new project, you will have to go through a step by step wizard where you can choose the style of document, the layout of the page and you then have to select the instruments that you want to use. You can also set the tempo, the key and time signature, the title of the piece and the pick-up measure. Once you have done all this, you can start to add musical notes to create your song. The program allows you to add lyrics, chords, tempo markings and many other things. You can also set hot-keys for the main functions.

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Version 2012
License Demonstration
On Site Since 7/May/2010
Author MakeMusic, Inc.
Last Update 5/August/2013
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Language English (GB)
Compatible Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP