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#395449 - 02/10/17 06:10 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song)
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Jazz (and Latin) songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz/latin song)


The songs should be"
- not already present in the song titles database in Band-in-a-Box 2017. You can easily see that, by typing the title in using the StylePicker, or the dedicated Titles Browser

For example, if you type "On the Sunny Side of The Street" .... and it isn't there, just post a message here, saying
On the Sunny Side of The Street - Fats Waller,
(the artist is optional, though appreciated)

Feel free to add personal comments - remember that we are having fun here, it isn't brain surgery smile

Let's not start adding 'obscure' songs that you think are awesome, but aren't know by a wide audience.
The test is, would a person familiar with the genre and the decade recognize this song?
The point here is that you wouldn't want to be browsing a titles database if it had a bunch of obscure songs. We're at 8,000 songs now, and they are roughly equal (country=pop=jazz). So based on that, you'd have to consider the song that you're recommending to be in the top 3,000 of the country or pop or jazz genre.

We will update the database with the songs you recommend.

Please do not post songs from a third party list (for example if you find a site listing 500 top country songs)- that list would be copyrighted material and we wouldn't enter it.

A good way to find songs might be to use the Titles browser in 2017, find your favorite artist, and sort by them, and see if we've missed some.

One of the reasons I added this feature, was to answer a question that's intrigued me.... and that is
"How many popular songs does a person recognize" . is it 1,000, or 5,000 or 20,000?
For example, everyone knows 'Let It Be'
... and Purple People Eater? ... if you lived through the 50's
... and 24K Magic (Bruno Mars) if you're paying attention and listening to music since 2010

The point is all those songs should be on the list, if they are recognizable to someone who is familiar with music of the genre and the decade.
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#395489 - 02/11/17 03:20 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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I Don't know if this is classed as Jazz.

Seduced - Leon Redbone - You Tube Link

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#395688 - 02/12/17 06:07 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Liquid Lunch - Caro Emerald - You Tube


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#395865 - 02/13/17 06:05 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Quando, Quando, Quando (Tell Me When) - Pat Boone - You Tube


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#396033 - 02/14/17 08:54 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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#396113 - 02/14/17 08:08 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Quote:
song titles database in Band-in-a-Box



where is that text file in the Mac 2016 version ?

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#396115 - 02/14/17 08:31 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Fascinatin' Rhythm

Fascinating Rhythm




a Gershwin & Gershwin jazzz classic



Ella Fitzgerald - Fascinatin' Rhythm go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IRSmEMc8vvA



( it's not in the Mac 2016 Band in a Box, is it in the Windows 2016/2017 Band in a Box ??? and why should the two lists be different ???)


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#396138 - 02/15/17 02:59 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Mas Que Nada - Jorge Ben Jor

this is bit nice (musically, of course):

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#396141 - 02/15/17 05:00 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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O Pato - Another Samba, sung by many including by João Gilberto

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#396142 - 02/15/17 05:03 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: VideoTrack]
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Tico Tico - A great number played on organ here by a young Florian Hutter
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#396162 - 02/15/17 08:57 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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#396354 - 02/16/17 08:31 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Mojave - Jazz Waltz, Antonio Carlos Jobim.
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#396357 - 02/16/17 08:37 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: VideoTrack]
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While we're dealing with Jobin

Agua de Beber (Water to Drink)


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#396464 - 02/17/17 01:29 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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#398365 - 03/01/17 08:55 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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A Foggy Day - Barney Kessel - You Tube


That Ole Devil Called Love – Alison Moyet - You Tube


I Wish I Knew (How It Would Feel To Be Free) - Billy Taylor Trio - You Tube


So Relax - Leon Redbone - You Tube


Five Guys Named Moe - Louis Jordan - You Tube


Watermelon Man - Monga Santamaria - You Tube


Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me - Mose Allison - You Tube


Travels - Pat Metheny - You Tube


Eleanor Rigby - Stanley Jordan - You Tube



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#398383 - 03/01/17 11:35 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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#401186 - 03/17/17 05:04 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Minnie The Moocher - Cab Calloway - You Tube


Let's Get Lost - Chet Baker - You Tube


The Kid From Red Bank - Count Basie - You Tube


Night And Day - Django Reinhardt - You Tube


Take The 'A' Train - Duke Ellington - You Tube


Misty - Errol Garner - You Tube


Dropping Bombs On The Whitehouse - Style Council - You Tube


The Girl From Ipanema - Astrud Gilberto With Stan Getz - You Tube


Morning Dance - Spyro Gyra - You Tube


Running Away - Roy Aymers - You Tube


Last Night At Danceland - Randy Crawford - You Tube


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#401894 - 03/21/17 07:52 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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You put this in there to see if we're paying attention? Dropping Bombs On The Whitehouse - Style Council - You Tube

I think a few Horace Silver tunes would cover that sound. Straight-ahead 60s jazz.

Roy Ayers - nice. But they really funked that vibes sound up; his sound is strange and not at all normal for him.




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#421545 - 07/13/17 12:00 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: George Nelson]
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Hello George,

Thank you for your song requests! We have added the following songs to our database list:

Caro Emerald - Liquid Lunch
Quando, Quando, Quando (Tell Me When) - Pat Boone
Seduced - Leon Redbone
Black Tears - Imelda May
That Ole Devil Called Love - Alison Moyet
I Wish I Knew (How It Would Feel To Be Free) - Billy Taylor Trio
So Relax - Leon Redbone
Five Guys Named Moe - Louis Jordan
Watermelon Man - Herbie Hancock
Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me - Mose Allison
Travels - Pat Metheny
Minnie The Moocher - Cab Calloway
Let's Get Lost - Chet Baker
The Kid From Red Bank - Count Basie
Take The 'A' Train - Duke Ellington
Dropping Bombs On The Whitehouse - Style Council
Morning Dance - Spyro Gyra
Running Away - Roy Ayers
Last Night At Danceland - Randy Crawford

Excellent choices! smile
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#421552 - 07/13/17 12:38 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: VideoTrack]
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Hello VideoTrack,

Thank you for your requests! We have added the following to our databases:

A Walk In The Black Forest Horst Jankowski
Mas Que Nada Jorge Ben Jor
O Pato Joao Gilberto
Tico Tico Ray Conniff
Mojave Antonio Carlos Jobim
Agua de Beber (Water To Drink) Antonio Carlos Jobim
Night Birds Shakatak

Great Latin vibes!
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#421593 - 07/13/17 10:39 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: Joe -PG Music]
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Thank you.

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#421633 - 07/14/17 09:37 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: raymb1]
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Hello raymb1, Thank you for your request! Rachel Price - Lagrimas Negras has been added to the database.
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#423001 - 07/24/17 04:16 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: Joe -PG Music]
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Thanks Joe for the update and reply, It's appreciated.

Presumably they'll be available in a future release (they're not listed now in 467).

Trevor
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#426345 - 08/16/17 06:47 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Tico Tico

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#426347 - 08/16/17 06:56 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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#428957 - 09/06/17 10:43 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: VideoTrack]
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Hi VideoTrack,

We have added your suggestions "Tico Tico" and "Brazil" to the database.
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#453959 - 01/27/18 12:15 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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#480344 - 07/03/18 05:33 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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C'est Si Bon

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#498571 - 10/30/18 03:21 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Hi VideoTrack & Klemens,

I've added your suggestions (Groove Yard, Please Come Home for Christmas, Windmills Of Your Mind, C'est Si Bon) to the database.

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#527971 - 03/08/19 12:38 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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#551789 - 08/29/19 09:44 AM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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I would like to see/hear Wayne Shorters song TENAJ added! Wayne was a side man for Bobby Timmons when he recorded The Soul Man. Great tune and way beyond my capacity to hear the changes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCfqS9JPBUA

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#566712 - 11/26/19 12:32 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] Re: Jazz/Latin Songs songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz song) [Re: PeterGannon]
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Hi Everyone,

All the requests above this message have been added to the database. Thanks!

Charlie

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#572067 - 12/22/19 05:59 PM [Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database] On the Sunny Side of The Street - Fats Waller [Re: PeterGannon]
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Originally Posted By: PeterGannon
Jazz (and Latin) songs to add (use this thread to add any jazz/latin song)


The songs should be"
- not already present in the song titles database in Band-in-a-Box 2017. You can easily see that, by typing the title in using the StylePicker, or the dedicated Titles Browser

For example, if you type "On the Sunny Side of The Street" .... and it isn't there, just post a message here, saying
On the Sunny Side of The Street - Fats Waller,
(the artist is optional, though appreciated)

Feel free to add personal comments - remember that we are having fun here, it isn't brain surgery smile

Let's not start adding 'obscure' songs that you think are awesome, but aren't know by a wide audience.
The test is, would a person familiar with the genre and the decade recognize this song?
The point here is that you wouldn't want to be browsing a titles database if it had a bunch of obscure songs. We're at 8,000 songs now, and they are roughly equal (country=pop=jazz). So based on that, you'd have to consider the song that you're recommending to be in the top 3,000 of the country or pop or jazz genre.

We will update the database with the songs you recommend.

Please do not post songs from a third party list (for example if you find a site listing 500 top country songs)- that list would be copyrighted material and we wouldn't enter it.

A good way to find songs might be to use the Titles browser in 2017, find your favorite artist, and sort by them, and see if we've missed some.

One of the reasons I added this feature, was to answer a question that's intrigued me.... and that is
"How many popular songs does a person recognize" . is it 1,000, or 5,000 or 20,000?
For example, everyone knows 'Let It Be'
... and Purple People Eater? ... if you lived through the 50's
... and 24K Magic (Bruno Mars) if you're paying attention and listening to music since 2010

The point is all those songs should be on the list, if they are recognizable to someone who is familiar with music of the genre and the decade.

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This feature was initially offered with the VST DAW Plugin, and now it's available directly in Band-in-a-Box®! MultiRiffs allows you to quickly generate 7 variations of either a portion of the track (which would generate 7 variations of "Riffs" of a four-bar guitar solo), or the whole song with 7 variations that are generated to play different material at all times.

Read all about this feature here, or check out our New Features Video (46:00) to see it in action!

Live Interview Today at 1pm PST - Aaron Short & PG Music's Tobin!

Check out Aaron Short's YouTube Channel today at 1pm PST for a LIVE interview with PG Music's Tobin!

Aaron's interview with Tobin is guaranteed to be entertaining and informative - it's a great opportunity to learn a little bit about the history of Band-in-a-Box!

We hope you can check it out! Click here for Aaron's YouTube Channel.

If not, don't worry - it will be available for viewing on his channel after the live event.

#TipTuesday - The Band-in-a-Box® 2020 Feature Browser

Don't forget about the new Feature Browser added to Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Mac! (and Windows)

This feature is GREAT to help you locate a feature within the program!

How does it work? Access this feature by clicking on the [?] button on the main screen of the program or pressing the / Enter keys on the Chord Sheet. This dialog lists many features of the program and allows you to browse them, find the feature by text filter, read descriptions about the feature, find how to launch the feature, access to the online information or video about the feature, and do more.

Examples of a few situations where this feature is helpful:
-You know about a feature but don't know how to find it. Just type a part of the feature name and you'll see the hotkeys, menu, and toolbar info on how to launch it. For example, if you want to launch the Chord Builder but don’t know how to do it, type "builder" in the text filter, and you will quickly find the Chord Builder.
-You are exploring available features for Band-in-a-Box. For example, if you are a guitar player, type the word "guitar" and you'll see what's available.
-You prefer "one-stop-shopping" and would like to launch features from the same dialog.
-You are learning the program and like to browse or watch videos about topics you're interested in.
-You can't remember hotkeys and want to review them.

Read more about this new feature here, or watch the video.

Don't Wait to Start with Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Mac - Download Now!

Want to get started with the newest Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Mac right away?

Order now and start downloading Band-in-a-Box® 2020 right away!

Place your order before April and up to 50% off of your upgrade! You'll also receive a Free Bonus PAK full of amazing Add-ons, which you can upgrade to the 49-PAK for just $49 and add even more Add-ons (including 40 Unreleased RealTracks)!

Check out our Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Mac packages page for all the purchase options available.

Having your order shipped? Your PG Music Inc. online account will list your purchase under "My Products" - you can download while you wait!

Band-in-a-Box® for Mac Patch Updates Ready! (2019 & 2020)

We've JUST released FREE Updates for existing Band-in-a-Box® for Mac 2019 and 2020 program users!

Band-in-a-Box® 2020 Update - Build 407
Band-in-a-Box® 2019 Update - Build 323

What do these include?

Summary of changes for Band-in-a-Box® 2020 Update - Build 407: (get it here)
Fixed: RealDrums Quick List was empty if launched from main toolbar.
Improved: Bootup time is faster.
Fixed: It is not possible to type ^ (caret symbol for pushes) in chordsheet if using an Italian keyboard layout.
Fixed: Opening songs from older versions might misinterpret song title as ?.
Fixed: Buttons in Custom toolbar are not draggable.
Fixed: The time signature button on the main toolbar did not do anything.
Fixed: A maximum of 1990 MIDI events are loaded from a song file into the Melody or Soloist track.
Fixed: RealDrums Quick List menu item did not do anything.
Fixed: Find a Sub for RealDrums menu item did not do anything.
Fixed: Various problems with localized versions.
Fixed: Some style demos for the newest RealTracks would not play.
Fixed: Song title will be changed to ? when re-saving if it previously contained international characters like é or ©.

DAW Plugin 2.5.18
Fixed: "Open Recent" opened file chooser dialog
Fixed: Unfold feature not working with some songs
Fixed: Choruses not resetting when playback is stopped in DAW
Fixed: Chord superscripts
Fixed: Clicking zoom many times will crash standalone plugin
Fixed: Undo removes all chords after opening a song
Fixed: Buzzing sound in Studio One
Fixed: Plugin determining chord accidentals now matches main program
Fixed: Removed alert menu when sync playing tracks that are not up-to-date (generated).
Fixed: Cancelling generate made song lose "dirty" state
Fixed: All selected tracks should drag from the plugin
Fixed: Shortcut file feature not working always working. Support was also added for pgshortc.txt files
Fixed: Double clicking grey area in chord sheet started playback
Fixed: Bar highlighting skipped last chorus when the start bar is greater than 1
Fixed: Right-click on bar should first launch popup menu
Fixed: Double clicking anywhere on a track should open its picker
Added: About to File Menu
Added: "year" to plugin name
Fixed: remove sync tempo button if already synced
Fixed: improve 2 finger scroll (too fast)

Summary of changes for Band-in-a-Box® 2019 Update - Build 323: (get it here)
Fixed: Bootup time is faster.
Fixed: It is not possible to type ^ (caret symbol for pushes) in chordsheet if using an Italian keyboard layout.
Fixed: Opening songs from older versions might misinterpret song title as ?.
Fixed: The time signature button on the main toolbar did not do anything.
Fixed: A maximum of 1990 MIDI events are loaded from a song file into the Melody or Soloist track.
Fixed: Various problems with localized versions.

#TBT Band-in-a-Box® 2017

Three years ago we were just rounding up our BETA testers to help finish up the testing of our Band-in-a-Box® 2017 for Mac!

With that version, we redesigned the main screen GUI, added support for popular .SFZ sound format as well as PG Music’s Hi-Q sounds (sforzando SFZ Synth.), added Natural Arrangements options and Hi-Q Guitar RealCharts, applied many, many, many enhancements to the existing powerful program features, and more! Read all about Band-in-a-Box® 2017 here.

Now, three years later, we're thrilled to say that we're already done BETA testing, and weeks into the newest Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Mac release! Of course, that means we're having a SALE on Upgrade packages, but only until April 30th!

Band-in-a-Box® - Trombone RealTracks!

Happy National Trombone Players Day!

To all the trombone players out there - this is a day to celebrate you (no joke...)! Not a trombone player? Good news - if you have the Band-in-a-Box® UltraPAK, UltraPAK+ or Audiophile Edition, you have a two AMAZING trombone players in your band already!

Dennis Esson:
RealTracks Set 144: Dixieland – Fast Soloists
RealTracks Set 178: Dixieland - Medium Soloists

Ian McDougall:
RealTracks Set 13: Older Jazz Swing Soloists
RealTracks Set 15: Mainstream Swing
RealTracks Set 17: Bossa
RealTracks Set 19: Jazz Ballad

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