[MacOS & Windows]
Rhapsody are handwritten music and text fonts for Dorico with lots of personality. Nothing else will get you as close to the look and feel of the classic Broadway scores in the style of West-Coast copyists.
INSTALLING RHAPSODY FONTS
It’s very easy to install Rhapsody fonts since they come with installers for both macOS and Windows users:
APPLYING RHAPSODY TO YOUR SIBELIUS SCORE
Run Sibelius, open your score, go to: Appearance>House Style>Import… choose Rhapsody from the list of the house-styles. That’s it!
APPLYING RHAPSODY TO YOUR FINALE SCORE
- First, it is important that you add in alphabetic order the word : RhapsodyMM to the file: MacSymbolFonts.txt found in the folder : Configuration Files;macOS: /Users/(YourUserName)/Library/Application Support/MakeMusic/Finale/Configuration Files or: /Users/(YourUserName)/Library/Application Support/MakeMusic/Finale 26/Configuration Files/ Windows: C:\Users\(YourUserName)\AppData\Roaming\MakeMusic\Finale\Configuration Files or: C:\Users\(YourUserName)\AppData\Roaming\MakeMusic\Finale 26\Configuration Files
- Then, go to Finale>Preferences>Open… make sure that: “Automatically Sync Files to Symbols Fonts List” is checked;
- Go to File>Load Library…choose:’RhapsodyMM.lib‘ click OK.