Some musical phrases vary dynamically, increasing or decreasing in loudness for dramatic effect. Cakewalk lets you insert traditional crescendo and diminuendo hairpin symbols that convey this information to a performer, as shown here:If the track is split into treble/bass staves, hairpin symbols are allowed only below the treble staff.
2. Click the Hairpin button in the Staff view.
3. The Hairpin Properties dialog box appears.
Time. The beginning time of the hairpin symbol
Duration. Enter the number of beats followed by a colon (for example 4: for one measure in 4/4 time) or a PPQ number value.
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