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Composing with Technology

 TEN STEPS - The composed music was extracted from Finale music notation software and converted into MIDI data.  The data was then orchestrated using electronic and virtual instruments and mixed down in ProTools as an audio file that was distributed to the live performers along with the printed sheet music.  This process made it possible for players to rehearse parts independently, be prepared for full ensemble rehearsal, and hear the overall sound and direction of the piece before the first li.