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Explode notes to different staves

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asked Jan 15, 2018 in Notion Feature Requests by elifeinsilver (460 points)
It would be very useful to be able to explode notes of a chord on one stave to different staves so that each stave has a solo line. When I compose for choir, for example, I can just input whole chords at one go, and then separate them in to different staves, instead of inputting each voice separately. Same goes for any part-writing.

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answered Jan 17, 2018 by AlexTinsley (795,500 points)
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answered Mar 31, 2018 by steveclickard (210 points)
I agree. This is a vital workflow issue with the way i work. The lack of this feature means I have to continue to use Finale. Being able to write on one staff and explode to multiple staves makes writing items like sax solis and tutti passages much less time consuming. Please consider making this a priority! Thanks...
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answered Oct 29, 2019 by pellefridell (3,220 points)

Thiis is the feature I miss the most.

I believe this would be a blessing for most people writing for big bands and orchestras.

Best, Pelle