Maestro: Notes of Life Walkthrough

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Welcome to the Maestro: Notes of Life Walkthrough

A missing girl has been lured away by evil music! Stop the young prodigy and save everyone from the evil Maestro!

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General Tips

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Hidden Object Scenes and mini-games are often randomized – your solution may vary.
  • Hidden Object Scenes will be referred to as ‘HOS’ in this walkthrough.
  • Items listed with a red outline are hidden or require additional steps.
  • The journal will track your progress and note clues (A).
  • Your inventory is in the bottom panel – click on an item to select it for use (B).
  • The inventory panel auto-hides, move your mouse down to reveal the inventory tray.
  • Hints are unlimited, but you must wait for the hint meter to refill (C).

Chapter 1: The Cellar Crypt

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • After the dialog, take the photograph.
  • You will have the option of a brief tutorial.
  • Look at the basket, remove the cloth and take an APPLE (A).
  • Look at the poster and take the BRACELET (B).
  • Look at the statue; place the BRACELET on its wrist and take the first RING (C).
  • Walk forward through the arch.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the music box and take the first PLANK (D).
  • Note the path to the right (E).
  • Walk up the stone stairs (F).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the newspaper and take the RAG (G).
  • Look at the rubble and move the 3 stone posts (H).
  • Take the first DOLL (I).
  • Walk down, then take the right path.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the horse (J).
  • Talk to the officer in the tent, then select the tent for a HOS (K).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Move the skull to find the figurine (L).
  • Use the quill to make the music note (M).
  • You will earn the second DOLL.
  • Look at the horse.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Give the APPLE to the horse (N).
  • Open the pack, look inside then take the FLASK and the diagram (O).
  • Exit the close-up of the horse then walk down.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the music box and place the 2 DOLLS in the indentations (P).
  • Take the second RING (Q).
  • Note the cellar door (R).
  • Walk to the right.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the statue and place the 2 RINGS on the fingers (S).
  • Take the NOTES (T).
  • Walk to the left and look at the cellar door.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the NOTES in the center to trigger a mini-game.
  • Refer to the diagram in your journal (U).
  • Place the notes so they match the diagram and fit over the small triangles and circles.
  • Left-click to take or place a note, right-click to rotate a note.
  • Place the notes as shown (V).
  • Enter the cellar.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Click on the smoke to make it dissipate.
  • Take the second PLANK (A).
  • Read the newspaper (B).
  • Look at the skeleton, brush away some dirt and take the ARM (C).
  • Look at the painting on the right and take the TORCH (D).
  • Once the painting falls, take the first BALL (E).
  • Walk forward.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the coffin; take the second BALL and the diagram (F).
  • Note the gated doorway (G).
  • Look at the skeleton and place the ARM on it (H).
  • Select the alcove behind the skulls for a HOS (I).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Use the knife to open the letter (J).
  • Remove the lid from the bowl to find the grapes (K).
  • You will earn the RIBBON.
  • Walk down twice, then go to the right.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the statue (L).
  • Note the broken ladder (M).
  • Select the tent for a HOS (N).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the book to find the coin and the fish (O).
  • Use the pencil in the painting to draw the mustache (P).
  • You will earn the SPADE.
  • Look at the broken ladder.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Select the top piece of the ladder and it will align it with the bottom (Q).
  • Place the 2 planks in the scene on the outside of each break (R).
  • Place the 2 PLANKS from inventory on the inside of each break (S).
  • Use the RIBBON from your inventory to secure the right break (T).
  • Use the ribbon from the scene to secure the left break (U).
  • Take the LADDER then walk down.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the LADDER on the tree (V).
  • Look inside the tree hollow and take the third BALL (W).
  • Note the snake (X).
  • Enter the cellar, walk forward then look at the gated doorway for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the 3 BALLS into the holders to activate the mini-game.
  • Use the arrow buttons to manipulate the balls (A-C).
  • Refer to your journal to the diagram acquired earlier (D).
  • This mini-game is randomly generated- your solution may vary.
  • Our solution is: A – press right and up, B – press right twice, and C – press right twice.
  • Enter the room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the sarcophagus on the left and take the CLEF (E).
  • Look at the left burning bowl and use the TORCH on the flame to get the BURNING TORCH (F).
  • Look at the right flaming bowl and use the FLASK on the flames (G).
  • Take the first SYMBOL from the bowl (H).
  • Note the mini-game in the center of the pedestal (I).
  • Walk down, then go to the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Try to walk forward and the way will be blocked by vines (J).
  • Look at the rocks and use the SPADE 3 times to find the HEAD (K).
  • Look at the statue and replace the HEAD (L).
  • Take the second SYMBOL from the pocket (M); take the DECK (N).
  • Note the chest (O).
  • Return to the gated room and look at the mini-game on the center of the pedestal.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the 2 SYMBOLS in the holes to trigger the mini-game.
  • Rotate the 3 rings so that the symbols in the magnifiers are related; musician, instrument and related item.
  • The trios are: drummer-drumsticks-drum (P), harpist-strings-harp (Q), pianist-keys-piano (R), violinist-bow-violin (S), and trumpeter- keys-trumpet (T).
  • Take the FLUTE from the compartment (U).
  • Walk down 3 times then look at the snake.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the FLUTE on the snake (V).
  • Take the LAMP (W).
  • Enter the cellar, walk forward, left then look at the vines.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the LAMP on the vines (X).
  • Use the BURNING TORCH on the vines (Y).
  • Walk forward.

Chapter 2: The Park

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Pull the leaves away from the small gazebo (A).
  • Look at the tree roots and take the first GLASS (B).
  • Use the RAG in the puddle to get the WET RAG (C).
  • Walk forward on the right path (D).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the paths to the left (E), and the right (F).
  • Select the garden area for a HOS (G).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the light post compartment to find the thermometer (H).
  • Place the sail on the hull to make the boat (I).
  • You will earn the HANDLE.
  • Take the left path.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the enchanted statue (J).
  • Look at the river and take the LOCK (K).
  • Walk down twice.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the bench and use the HANDLE on the blade to get the SCYTHE (L).
  • Walk forward, then take the right path.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Talk to the old guard; he will turn to dust (M).
  • Look at the theater curtains and place the LOCK between the other two (N).
  • Select each of the lock bars to unlock the curtains (O).
  • Look at the patch of grass and use the SCYTHE to cut it down; note the code – 137 (P).
  • Look where the guard was sitting and take the second GLASS (Q).
  • Walk down twice, then go to the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the lily pads and take the FISHING LURE (R).
  • Look at the lock on the gate and use the WET RAG to clean it for a mini-game (S).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Move the outer gold dials to set the center row (T) to the code found in the grass – 137.
  • Each dial effects different positions.
  • Move the lower left dial 9 times (U).
  • Move the upper left dial 4 times (V).
  • Move the lower right dial 7 times (W).
  • Select the large gazebo for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Put the 2 torn papers with the 3rd to make the music sheet (X).
  • Use the rake on the leaves to find the coin (Y).
  • You will earn the STARFISH.
  • Return to the theater.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the wall and place the STARFISH on the gear post (A).
  • After the curtains open, look at the close-up of the stage and take the FISHING ROD (B).
  • Walk down twice and select the garden area for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Move the lily pad leaf to find the glass (C).
  • Use the fly to bring the frog to the surface (D).
  • You will earn the third GLASS.
  • Walk down.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the lamp and place the 3 pieces of GLASS into the missing spots (E).
  • Take the CHISEL from inside (F).
  • Walk forward.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the broken statue and use the CHISEL on the board (G).
  • Take the PLATE (H).
  • Walk down 3 times then enter the gated room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the sarcophagus on the right and place the PLATE with its other half (I).
  • Take the LYRE from the plates (J).
  • Look inside the sarcophagus; take the first PART of PHOTO and the REEL (K).
  • Walk down and select the alcove for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Use the hammer on the hour glass to find the sand (L).
  • Place the arrow into the crossbow (M).
  • You will earn the STATUETTE.
  • Walk to the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the chest; place the CLEF on the left side of the lock (N) and the LYRE on the right side (O).
  • Take the STRINGS (P).
  • Walk forward twice.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the bench and use the STATUETTE to break open the maraca (Q).
  • Take the GRAIN (R).
  • Walk ahead on the left path.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the river and place the FISHING ROD into the holder (A).
  • Look at the end of the line and place the FISHING LURE there (B).
  • Take the CAGE (C).
  • Walk down twice, head to the left and select the large gazebo for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Use the cheese on the mouse to lure him out (D).
  • Hand the 2 bells on the wire for the bells (E).
  • You will earn the TRUMPET.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the cello and hang the CAGE on the peg (F).
  • Place the GRAIN inside the cage (G).
  • Once the bird enters the cage, close the cage door and take the BIRD (H).
  • Return to the theater and look at the stage.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Give the TRUMPET to the trumpeter (I).
  • Take the GUN that falls (J).
  • Walk down twice, then take the left path.
  • Use the GUN on the enchanted statue (K).
  • Look at the debris and take the BOW (L).
  • Look at the statue’s violin and take the violin diagram (M).
  • Walk forward.

Chapter 3: The Left Pavilion

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the base of the fountain and take the second PART of PHOTO (A).
  • Note the door on the left (B).
  • Select the window area for a HOS (C).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Move the cloth to find the gun (D).
  • Place the head on the base to make the tilting doll (E).
  • You will earn the NECK.
  • Walk down 3 times and look at the small gazebo.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the BIRD on the table (F).
  • The bird will eat all the insects.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the NECK (G), DECK (H), STRINGS (I), and BOW (J) on the table.
  • Place the DECK on the violin base (K).
  • Place the neck at the top of the violin and the strings at the bottom.
  • Place the bow on the violin to complete it; take the VIOLIN (L).
  • Return the theater stage.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Give the VIOLIN to the violinist (M).
  • Take the SKULL that falls to the floor (N).
  • Return to the music academy and select the window area for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Move the top hat to find the opera glasses (O).
  • Use the rock on the mirror to make the broken mirror (P).
  • You will earn the DRILL.
  • Look at the door on the left for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the SKULL in the center position to activate the mini-game.
  • Click on the center of rings to rotate the eyes to the correct skull.
  • Click on the following rings: S-R-Q-U-T-S-R-U-S-T.
  • Enter the left door.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the left stairway and take the RAZOR (V).
  • Look at the column and take the first WHEEL (W).
  • Walk down the right stairway (X).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the table and take the STRING (A).
  • Enter the lecture room on the right (B).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the candlestick and break off the left piece (C).
  • Use the STRING on the candlestick piece to get the HOOK with STRING (D).
  • Take the photograph (E).
  • Look at the chairs; take the third PART of PHOTO and the second WHEEL (F).
  • Note the spider’s area (G).
  • Look at the cabinet and use the DRILL on the jammed lock (H).
  • Select the cabinet for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the case to find the pen (I).
  • Tip the inkwell to make the blot of ink (J).
  • You will earn the NIPPERS.
  • Exit the lecture room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the statue and place the 2 WHEELS on the bottom (K).
  • Push the rock under the statue (L).
  • Enter the library through the left door (M).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look under the bench; take the MATCHES and the DRUMSTICKS (N).
  • Read the paper (O).
  • Look at the painting and take the KEY (P).
  • Look at the table and take the HANDLE (Q).
  • Use the RAZOR on the bottom of the briefcase and take the CORKSCREW (R).
  • Exit the library.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the table; use the MATCHES to light the candle, then take the BURNING CANDLE (S).
  • Look at the hole in the wall and use the BURNING CANDLE to illuminate the hole (T).
  • Use the HOOK with STRING to get the HAMMER (U).
  • Walk down.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the left stairway and use the PINCERS to cut the ROD (V).
  • Look at the column and place the ROD into the niche (W).
  • Use the HAMMER on the rod (X).
  • Walk forward.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the toppled urn; take the LADYBUG and the PAPER (A).
  • Note the door on the left (B).
  • Select the table for a HOS (C).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the chest to find the lens (D).
  • Place the barrel on the wheels to make the cannon (E).
  • You will earn the LENS.
  • Enter the office on the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Read the paper on the sideboard (F).
  • Look at the shelves and take the DUSTER (G).
  • Note the mini-game over the fireplace (H).
  • Exit the room and walk down 4 times then take the left path to the theater and look at the stage.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Give the DRUMSTICKS to the drummer (I).
  • Take the GRAMOPHONE EMBLEM (J).
  • Return to the office and look at the mini-game over the fireplace.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Drag each of the 6 rings around so a rectangle is formed in the center (K).
  • Place the GRAMOPHONE EMBLEM in the center (L).
  • Look inside the compartment and take the VINYL RECORD (M).
  • Look at the projector on the desk.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the REEL in the circular holder (N).
  • Place the BURNING CANDLE inside the compartment (O).
  • Place the lens in the right holder (P).
  • Place the HANDLE on the right (Q).
  • Select the handle to start the machine.
  • The positions of the saxophone player (R) will be noted in your journal.
  • Exit the room and select the table for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Move the stick to the broom head to make the broom (S).
  • Tip the bottle to make the puddle (T).
  • You will earn the SIEVE.
  • Walk down; take the right stairway and then look at the center door.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the KEY in the slot (U).
  • Refer to your journal for the figures (V).
  • Note that the figure is in the first position as on the diagram, so we must move it in sequence to the remaining positions.
  • Press the buttons in numerical order (1-5).
  • Turn the key.
  • Walk forward.

Chapter 4: The Village

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the door to the wood-shop (A).
  • Select the statuary in the center for a HOS (B).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the box to find the clothespin (C).
  • Place the 4 cards in the box to make the box of cards (D).
  • You will earn the HOOK.
  • Enter the wood-shop.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Take the BASKET (E).
  • Walk up the stairs (F).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the wood; move the planks and take the HOSE (G).
  • Look at the crate and use the DUSTER to remove the webs (H).
  • Take the PULLEY (I).
  • Look at the chest and use the HOOK to pull it to the floor (J).
  • Note the chest for a later mini-game (K).
  • Exit the attic and wood-shop then select the statuary for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Place the butterfly on the web to find the spider (L).
  • Use the chalk on the board to draw the heart (M).
  • You will earn the SCOOP.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the fountain and use the CORKSCREW to remove the cork (N).
  • Place the HOSE on the spigot (O).
  • Look in the drain and take the WOODEN PART (P).
  • Walk down twice, go forward and enter the office.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the fireplace and use the SCOOP on the ashes (Q).
  • Take the KEYS (R).
  • Exit the office, walk down then take the right stairway.
  • Walk forward and look at the gate for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the KEYS into the lock to activate the mini-game.
  • You must turn all the keys so bolts are in all the slots between the keys.
  • Turn the keys in this order: S, Tx2, Ux2 and V.
  • Walk forward.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the fallen tree and click 3 times to get the BRANCHES (A).
  • Note the bat in the tree (B).
  • Look at the fire-pit; place the PAPER then the BRANCHES inside (C).
  • Use the MATCHES to start a fire (D).
  • Select the area by the campfire for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Use the knife on the apple to find the worm (E).
  • Open the bag to find the bone (F).
  • You will earn the SACK of BUG POISON.
  • Walk forward to the cemetery.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the tombstones in the upper right and take the HORN (G).
  • Look at the gramophone and place the VINYL RECORD on the turntable (H).
  • Walk down once.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the tree and use the HORN on the bat (I).
  • Take the CABLE (J).
  • Walk down and enter the wood-shop.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the lathe and place the CABLE on the pulleys (K).
  • Place the WOODEN PART on the turntable (L).
  • Once the lathe cuts the wooden part, take the PART OF VIOLIN.
  • Exit the wood-shop.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the door on the left and place the PART of VIOLIN into the indentation (M).
  • Rotate the center to complete the violin (N).
  • Enter the cellar.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the pulley area (O).
  • Look at the shelf; take the fourth PART of PHOTO and the SPRAYER PUMP (P).
  • Take the BAG (Q).
  • Select the lower right shelves for a HOS (R).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the fan to find the fan design (S).
  • Open the creel to find the spring (T).
  • You will earn the first BUTTON.
  • Return to the wood-shop.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the bucket and place the SIEVE on the top (U).
  • Pour the BAG into the sieve (V).
  • Take the second BUTTON (W).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the table on the right; place the SPRAYER PUMP and the SACK of BUG POISON on the table (A).
  • Place the sack of bug poison in the container followed by the sprayer pump (B).
  • Take the BUG SPRAYER (C).
  • Return to the lecture room and select the cabinet for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the drawer to find the duck and the fish (D).
  • Open the shell to find the token (E).
  • You will earn the BALLERINA.
  • Look at the spiders on the floor.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the BUG SPRAYER on the spiders (F).
  • Take the third BUTTON (G).
  • Exit the room and enter the library on the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the small table and place the BALLERINA on the board for a mini-game (H).
  • Place the ballerinas so that none are in the same row, column, or diagonal (I).
  • Take the RUBY when the board opens.
  • Return to the office.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the shelves and place the RUBY into the owl’s chest (J).
  • Take the TONGS (K).
  • Return to the wood-shop, go upstairs and look at the chest for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the 3 BUTTONS into the inlay area to activate the mini-game.
  • Press the buttons (L) in the correct order; a phonograph arm (M) for each button correctly pushed.
  • Pushing a button out of order will disrupt the sequence and you will need to start over.
  • Press the buttons in numerical order (1-6).
  • Take the EMBLEM BASE from the chest.
  • Return to the cemetery.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the tombstones on the left and use the TONGS to get the EMBLEM (N).
  • Note the sarcophagus (O).
  • Walk down and select the campfire area for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Use the glove on the glass jar to make the handprint (P).
  • Give the nut to the squirrel to find the ribbon (Q).
  • You will earn the ROPE.
  • Walk down, enter the cellar on the left and select the lower right area for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the letter to find the wax seal (R).
  • Use the scissors to cut the flower (S).
  • You will earn the BELLOWS.
  • Look at the pulley area.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Hang the PULLEY on the left beam (T).
  • Place the ROPE on the pulley (U).
  • Hang the BASKET from the rope (V).
  • Place 3 bags into the basket (W).
  • Take the EMBLEM SETTING (X).
  • Return to the cemetery and look at the sarcophagus.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the EMBLEM BASE into the indentation (A).
  • Place the EMBLEM SETTING into the base (B).
  • Place the EMBLEM into the setting (C).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the arrow buttons (D) to rotate the maze and place the blue ball (E) into the red hole (F).
  • Our solution was: Up x 3, Down x 3, Up x 6, Down x 1, Up x 1, Down x 5, Up x 2.
  • Look inside the sarcophagus and take the (Fleur-de-lis) EMBLEM (@).
  • Walk down 4 times.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the column and place the (Fleur-de-lis) EMBLEM into the indentation (G).
  • Take the CONTRABASS (H).
  • Return to the stage.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Give the CONTRABASS to the bassist (I).
  • Take the METAL ROSE (J).
  • Exit the stage and theater, then on the left path, go forward twice.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the left door and place the METAL ROSE into the indentation (K).
  • This will trigger a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the buttons to move the butterflies over the roses.
  • Click on 2 arrows to swap either 2 rows or 2 columns.
  • Our solution was: (Q-R), (N-P), (M-O), (L-N), (S-U), (X-Y), (S-V), (T-W), (T-Y).
  • Enter the door on the right.

Chapter 5: The Right Pavilion

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Speak to Eva Kruger (A).
  • Open the door to the cupboard, then select it for a HOS (B).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the drawer to find the bread (C).
  • Use the paintbrush on the cat to make the black cat (D).
  • You will earn the STAND LEG.
  • Walk to the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look near the vase and take the PENCIL (E).
  • Enter the wooden door (F).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the marimba-like instrument (G).
  • Look at the paper and use the PENCIL to reveal a diagram (H).
  • Look at the stand, place the STAND LEG under it and take the WRENCH (I).
  • Look at the cabinet for a mini-game (J).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the LADYBUG in the top position to trigger the mini-game.
  • Push the ladybug buttons to open the bolts; each ladybug affects another.
  • Note – get all the ladybugs to face to the left.
  • Our solution is: (K x 2), (M x 2), (L x 1).
  • Look in the cabinet, open the red cloth and take the PIANO LID PROP (N).
  • Exit the room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the chandelier and use the WRENCH on the bolts (O).
  • Use the PIANO LID PROP on the piano (P).
  • Select the piano for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the chessboard to find the knight (Q).
  • Move the cloth to find the scissors (R).
  • You will earn the SCISSORS.
  • Walk forward through the broken balcony doors.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Read the paper (S).
  • Stand the chair upright (T).
  • Open the basket, then select it for a HOS (U).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the cabbage to find the snail (V).
  • Open the ring to find the powder (W).
  • You will earn the THREAD.
  • Walk down, then enter the room on the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the SCISSORS to cut off the CURTAINS (X).
  • Exit the room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the sewing machine and place the THREAD on the peg (A).
  • Use the CURTAINS on the sewing machine to get the STITCHED CURTAINS (B).
  • Return to the balcony.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the broken railing and use the STITCHED CURTAINS on the post (C).
  • Climb down the curtains.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the tree and use the BELLOWS to remove the butterflies (D).
  • Take the first MEDALLION (E).
  • Note the duck in the fountain (F).
  • Look at the shoe and take the SOLE (G).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the broken pipes and take the TUBE (H).
  • Note the building on the left (I).
  • Walk through the archway (J).
  • Select the gazebo for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Move the hat to find the banana (K).
  • Use the match on the matchbox then take the flame from the candle for the fire (L).
  • You will earn the BOOKS.
  • Return to the balcony and select the chest for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Move the cloth to find the note (M).
  • Open the box to find the bear (N).
  • You will earn the first COGWHEEL.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the BOOKS on the chair (O).
  • Look at the ceiling and take the BOOMERANG (P).
  • Walk down twice and select the cupboard on the right for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the drawer to find the cheese (Q).
  • Open the pocket watch to find the clock hands (R).
  • You will earn the first PAINTING PART.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the debris and use the TUBE to lift the broken statue (S).
  • Take the second COGWHEEL (T).
  • Climb down the balcony then enter the building on the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the base of the tree and take the third COGWHEEL (U).
  • Use the BOOMERANG to knock the box out of the tree (V).
  • Look inside the box and take the AXE (W).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the painting, open it and place the 3 COGWHEELS (A) inside then pull the lever (B).
  • Look at the display case and take the STICK (C).
  • Walk down 3 times, enter the room on the left and look at the marimba-like instrument for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the STICK on the keys to trigger the mini-game.
  • Using the sheet music as a guide, find the correct sequence to play – you will see a note float up when correct.
  • The sheet music will highlight the note you need to play next.
  • Should you choose an incorrect note, you must start the sequence from the beginning.
  • Click on the noted spots in numerical order to play the tune (1-17).
  • Take the second PAINTING PART from the drawer.
  • Return to the building behind the fountain.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the painting and place the 2 PAINTING PARTS into the spaces (D).
  • Select the columns for a mini-game (E).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Arrange the 3 busts to reflect the men in the painting (F).
  • Refer to your journal for the painting (G).
  • You can stack the pieces 5 high to move them around.
  • Enter the hole in the floor that appears.

Chapter 6: The Underground Chamber

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Note the locked door in the rear missing some symbols (H).
  • Note the broken steam pipe (I).
  • Select the debris pile for a HOS (J).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Place the rake head on the pole to make the rake (K).
  • Place the deflated balloon on the pump hose to make the balloon (L).
  • You will earn the RAKE.
  • Walk down twice then go right under the archway.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the base of the statue and use the AXE on the growth (M).
  • Once the statue falls, take the second MEDALLION (N).
  • Look at the garden and use the RAKE on the grass (O).
  • Take the WORMS (P).
  • Walk down and look at the duck in the fountain.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Use the WORMS to entice the duck closer (Q).
  • Throw the worms at the duck several times to move the duck to the edge.
  • Take the round MEDALLION (R).
  • Walk down twice.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look on the table and place the round MEDALLION into the top of the box (S).
  • Open the box and take the FIGURE (T).
  • Return through the archway and select the gazebo for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Use the can opener on the can to find the olive (U).
  • Place the 2 wings on the figure to make the angel (V).
  • You will earn the WIRE.
  • Look at the plaque at the top of the gazebo for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the FIGURE in the center to activate the mini-game.
  • Refer to the diagram found earlier in your journal (A).
  • Move the figures to duplicate the diagram (B).
  • Take the FLASK of ACID from the compartment.
  • Return to the underground chamber.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the steam pipe, place the SOLE over the hole then tie the WIRE around it (C).
  • Take the LEVER (D).
  • Look at the left door and use the FLASK of ACID to remove the lock (E).
  • Enter the room on the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Talk to Alice (F).
  • Look at Alice again and use the LEVER to remove the handcuffs (G).
  • She will give you the KEYS.
  • Look at the pile of rope, move the top aside and take the fifth PART of PHOTO (H).
  • Walk down 5 times and select the piano for a HOS.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the bag to find the brooch (I).
  • Place the head and leg on the body to make the doll (J).
  • You will earn the CORD.
  • Look at the frame on the wall for a mini-game.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the 5 PARTS of PHOTOS into the frame.
  • Restore the photo; select 2 pieces to swap positions until the photo is complete.
  • Note the color of the bow ties (K).
  • Note the sequence of roses (L).
  • Return to the stage.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Give the KEYS to the pianist (N).
  • Refer to your journal for the sequences of roses (O).
  • Select the musicians in this order: S-Q-Q-P-T-W-P-T-R-P-R.
  • Take the third MEDALLION (U).
  • Return to the underground chamber.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Select the debris on the right for a HOS.
  • Locate all the items on the list.
  • Open the lamp to find the bagel (V).
  • Use the chisel on the barrel to find the grapes (W).
  • You will earn the SCREWDRIVER.
  • Enter the room on the left.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the wardrobe and use the SCREWDRIVER on the screws (X).
  • Take the PICK that falls out (Y).
  • Exit the room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the floor and use the PICK 3 times on the loose stones (A).
  • Open the box and take the DYNAMITE (B).
  • Look at the rear door for a mini-game (C).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the 3 MEDALLIONS into the spaces on the left to trigger a mini-game (D).
  • Press the buttons so that all are pushed in; you can only press a raised button.
  • Pressing a button will affect those adjacent buttons.
  • Our solution was: F-G-H-E.
  • Enter the room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Talk to Francois (I).
  • Look at the jar and use the CORD on the liquid to get the WET FUSE (J).
  • Note the generator on the left (K).
  • Exit the room.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Look at the hot pipe and place the WET FUSE on top to make the FUSE (L).
  • Re-enter the room with Francois and look at the generator.

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Place the DYNAMITE and the FUSE on the machinery for a mini-game.
  • Drag all the fuse pieces into place so all are connected with the dynamite (M).
  • Use the MATCHES on the fuse (N).

Maestro: Notes of Life

  • Remove the shadow hands from Alice’s hands and feet (O).
  • You will need to do this several times.
  • Congratulations! You have completed Maestro: Notes of Life Standard Edition!

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