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Music preparation services

Copying & Engraving




“The highest level of professionalism in engraving and music preparation…”

Philip Rothman founded NYC Music Services in 2007 with a mission to provide the industry’s best music services to professional clients. Since then, we’ve worked on thousands of projects ranging from simple transpositions to large opera productions. Whether it’s at Carnegie Hall, Abbey Road Studios, or The Metropolitan Opera, you’re likely to find our materials on the music stands for some of today’s best performances and productions.


We provide tools for making the most of music notation software.

Scoring Express

Notation Express


PDF Utilities


Scoring Notes

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  • The key to key signatures in Finale March 2, 2021
    Learn the key to key signatures in Finale — actually, several of them. Start with the basics and document options, then move on to keyless signatures, independent and mid-measure key signatures, and programming metatools for speed and power.

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  • Getting down and nerdy with Dorico and Sibelius updates February 27, 2021
    We nerd out about the latest updates to Dorico and Sibelius and have some fun along the way, with Dorico's support for M1 Apple Silicon Macs, and Sibelius's refreshed Command Search bar and new scripting features.