Voice synthesis settings
Double-clicking on the singer's icon in the Virtual
Singer palette opens the pre-defined voice selection window.
In this dialog box, you can select another voice from the list
and apply an octave shift.
You can also define a new voice and save it in a file.
Send us by e-mail any interesting voices you create, and
we'll make them available to
Using "Edit timbre"
and "Edit effects" buttons, this window also
lets you access the advanced
The octave shift lets you change the octave of
the sung part without
modifying the musical symbols on the staff.
The "Try" button makes the program sing a simple
the selected voice.
The "Play/Stop" button starts to play the
with the selected voice.
The choir size slider lets you specify that the
voice will actually
be composed of several choir members singing in unison. A value of 1
means this voice is a soloist. The invisible lyrics command [choir:xxx] lets you change the
choir size anywhere
in the staff. Replace xxx with the choir size you want. To
improve the effect produced by this kind of choir,
you can apply a reverberation effect to the staff (see chapter: Effect
Changes made to the voice settings will only
be applied the next time music is started.