Recording is an intuitive way to create new phrases right there where you need them. Learn how to fix bad takes, harmonize a first take, record parameters and more.
Learn how tell a good figure recognition result from a bad one and how to make a Figure portable, such that it works in any harmonic context.
Learn which symbols to use for melodies and chords and how to control their behavior.
Learn how to draw and edit the Figure parameter of a phrase.
Learn about the different types of Figure segments and how they work.
Learn the fundamentals of Figure symbols while you are watching a very (very) simple example arrangement evolve.
Get inspired by how figures can be transformed, copied, duplicated, transposed, stretched, reversed, scrolled with Synfire and more.
In Synfire musical figures are represented by Symbols. There are different symbol types which are intended for different musical purposes and represented by different colors. The meaning of the symbol types is (...)
Learn how to edit drum patterns with Synfire. There is no specific "Grid" or utility for this, you simply use the pencil and line drawing tools with Static Pitch Symbols exclusively (brown).