George Baclay

George Baclay

Musician | Composer, Engraver & Arranger

Digos, Philippines



What's the difference

As a musician, I compose and arrange music from various sources. I am proficient in Finale, the software I have been using to engrave music over the past years until today.

I am also a freelance writer. I have been writing articles and essays in various discipline.

Possessing a versatile personality, I am exposed to numerous activities related to music and writing, and have done broad varieties of tasks including management tasks.

Having a candid personality, it is always a great pleasure for…


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Work History & Feedback

Transcription of Bach B minor, BWV 544

7 hrs @ $3.33/hr
Earned $22
“George does a wonderful job. I would be comfortable recommending him to anyone!”


Music Transcription

0 hrs @ $3.33/hr
Earned $10
“I wasn't clear enough in my job description, but George was quick to come back to me and let me know that he wasn't able to do what I was requesting. I really appreciate that. He is quite skilled and does great work - the issue was the very specific nature of what I needed. I would have no issues in recommending him.”


Midi Transcription Using Finale

Fixed Price $19
“The quality of work is great, however at first the availability on his part seemed like it would be alot and then his availability became next to non existent. Be clear on long term availability for the project before beginning. If that meets your needs, the work is fantastic.”


Web Statistics Report

Fixed Price $8
“George did a great job! He met the deadlines required. We would hire him again.”


Convert to Sibelius

Fixed Price $6
No feedback given


Finale Copyist

2 hrs @ $2.22/hr
Earned $4
No feedback given

Finale Copyist

12 hrs @ $2.50/hr
Earned $30
Job in progress

Transcibe Pop sheet music into Finale Leadsheets

909 hrs @ $1.11/hr
Earned $1,157
Job in progress

Tests Taken
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


UK English Basic Skills Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers