Tsugai Kogarashi Vocal Sheet

Fell in love with this song the first time I heard it. At glance, it’s obvious that this is a demanding song, spanning a wide range of octaves. Another thing is, it has quite complex harmony parts for both male and female vocal. I really want to cover this song, but I don’t know when I am ready enough for it.

The harmony arrangement might be difficult for beginner vocalists (like me!) to sing by just hearing the song. After hours of searching, I found a video on NND with vocal score displayed in sync with the melody (forgot the link, sorry :p ).

Since I have nothing else to do, I rewrite the score, making small changes (such as rewriting Kaito’s part in bass clef).  And now I will share it with you, for those who need it 🙂

Tsugai Kogarashi Vocal Score

Working with Lilypond

Well, the first purpose I write this sheet was to familiarize myself with Lilypond. It is a unique score writing application. Take a look at this picture to see how a score is made (‘engraved’) with Lilypond.

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Those code in colors are a part of source file which will be translated by Lilypond into PDF sheet music, which is seen behind. Due to a bug in the software, the PDF output is a bit flawed (something wrong with PDF anti-aliasing and the underlying TeX typesetting engine). If you want a better result, I recommend you to compile into PS output instead of the default PDF, and print directly from it.

Here’s the Lilypond source code if you want to compile it yourself.

Tsugai Kogarashi Vocal Sheet