Two bugs (I think): grace notes, dynamics

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Two bugs (I think): grace notes, dynamics

Post by antonyb » Thu Apr 20, 2017 5:10 am

Not sure if it's me, my entering it or actual bugs in Dorico.
I just want to report them.

1) If the first note is a grace note, it won't play
I have attached the example from Carmen Act I that is in Piston's book (p53).
There is a grace note in pretty much every bar. They all play but not the first one.

2) changing dynamics doesn't seem to change anything during play, unless I save and reload
Again, same example, switching from ppp to fff doesn't do much for the replay until I save/close/open


I am new to notation, but love Dorico's approach, good job guys, keep going at it!
(I know software development process... and the only thing I have to say, do it right the first time, rush but don't cut corners)

PS: crap, I can't attach dorico files! really? jpg then
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Re: Two bugs (I think): grace notes, dynamics

Post by MarcLarcher » Thu Apr 20, 2017 1:48 pm

You can attach Dorico files, but you have to zip them before.

I think I already read something about the first note being a grace note, some time ago. I thought that this bug had been taken care of…
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Re: Two bugs (I think): grace notes, dynamics

Post by PaulWalmsley » Thu Apr 20, 2017 3:04 pm

Both are known issues. Grace notes at the start of the score don't play back and edits to dynamics don't take effect in the same session.
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