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#547359 - 07/29/19 07:29 PM [Beginners Forum] Solo on just a few bars?
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Jazmaan273 Offline
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I'm trying to program a song, "Dance of the Infidels" by Bud Powell, that has an intro which begins with 4 bars of brass fanfare and then goes to 4 bars of bebop solo piano before the band kicks in. I found a "fanfare" style that works ok, but how to I switch it to a piano solo on JazzFred.sty and then the full band in that same style after the intro?

I'm using BIAB 2018, which can give me erratic results when I try to "Change style at bar __". I think that doesn't work with Realstyles?

Any suggestions on how to accomplish this easily?

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#547360 - 07/29/19 08:43 PM [Beginners Forum] Re: Solo on just a few bars? [Re: Jazmaan273]
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Generate all the tracks, then use F5 to mute one at a time as needed at specific measures.
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