If you already have Finale Notepad Plus installed on your computer, this upgrade will allow you to upgrade to the latest 2012 version of the full Finale music notation software.
From inspiration to applause, music comes alive with Finale®. Easily compose, arrange, notate, and print publisher-quality sheet music that plays back with world-class sounds. Whether you're creating orchestral film scores or .MP3 files for your iPod®, Finale offers you the flexibility and freedom to create any music you can imagine.
Creating Music with Finale
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Finale makes quick work of common tasks, offering:
The most note entry options: Play a MIDI keyboard, use a mouse and computer keyboard, scan existing music, capture a brass or woodwind performance, or import a variety of files.
More sounds: With 400+ Garritan instruments, 100+ Tapspace instruments, and support of external sound libraries including VST/AU instruments and effects, your music can sound like a performance.
Finale exclusives: Create SmartMusic® accompaniments. Share your music with others via the free downloadable Finale Reader®. No other software includes Band-in-a-Box Auto-harmonizing, MusicXML 3.0 import/export, MicNotator®, Record/Import Audio, and more.
Even more: Linked Parts, Music Educator Resources, Video Support, Save Audio Files, TempoTap®, Human Playback®, and Video Tutorials are just a few of the tools included with Finale.
Finale is the world standard for music notation software. Whether you’re a professional or aspiring musician, composer, engraver, arranger, or educator, Finale is for you.