Thumbnail image for An interview with Ben Finn, co-founder of Sibelius [Part 2 of 2]

An interview with Ben Finn, co-founder of Sibelius [Part 2 of 2]

June 25, 2015

In part 2 of this two-part interview, Sibelius co-founder Ben Finn speaks to us about selling Sibelius to Avid, events after the sale, marketplace developments, and the state of the field today.

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An interview with Ben Finn, co-founder of Sibelius [Part 1 of 2]

June 23, 2015

In part 1 of a two-part interview, Sibelius co-founder Ben Finn speaks to us about the early days of Sibelius, evolving the software, and growing the company into the market leader.

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Sibelius 8 is here: The new Sibelius looks a lot like the old one

June 18, 2015

The “new” Sibelius is now available alongside new perpetual and subscription license plans. The version number is Sibelius 8.0, but how does it compare to major releases of years past, and should you upgrade?

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Sibelius 8 appears in retail catalog and web site

June 15, 2015

Although Sibelius 8 hasn’t officially been released by Avid yet, the popular music retailer Sweetwater has begun to offer it in its music retail catalog and web store.

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Neuratron releases PhotoScore 8, including NotateMe for desktops

June 11, 2015

Neuratron has released PhotoScore & NotateMe Ultimate 8, an upgrade to its music scanning and recognition software that brings the NotateMe handwriting app to the desktop for the first time.

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Roundup: NotePerformer 1.5, NotateMe 3; Klinger workshops

June 8, 2015

Start your day with news about the NotePerformer 1.5.0 update, learn about the new features in NotateMe 3, and check out some summer workshops from veteran music technology instructor Mike Klinger.

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Mastering MuseScore, the user-friendly guide to MuseScore

June 5, 2015

A new guidebook for MuseScore is a thorough and logically written reference for those using the notation software for the first time or for those seeking to expand their knowledge.

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Three new plug-ins from Kenneth Gaw will make your life easier

June 3, 2015

With three new Sibelius plug-ins and an updated fourth, developer Kenneth Gaw has once again found solutions to save you time, keystrokes and mouse-clicks so that you can produce better results more quickly.

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Duet turns your iPad into a second computer display

May 26, 2015

Use your iPad as a second display with Duet, an app designed by former Apple engineers.

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On the margins: Headers, footers, and footnotes in Sibelius

May 20, 2015

An important part of printed music is the text that doesn’t appear within the staff lines at all, but rather three types of text you’re likely to encounter on the margins of the page.

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