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New Sibelius plug-ins for ties, text, and pasting

by Philip Rothman on December 15, 2016 · 6 comments

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Just in time for the holidays, we’ve found a few presents under the tree! Three new Sibelius plug-ins from Kenneth Gaw will surely make the season bright: Intelligent Ties, Multiple Text Entry, and Complete Copy and Paste.

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New Sibelius plug-in: Create N by M tuplet

by Philip Rothman on October 11, 2016 · 2 comments

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A new plug-in for Sibelius gives users the freedom to create tuplets in any ratio, beyond the limits imposed by default in the software.

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Create harp diagrams in Sibelius, Finale, and MuseScore

by Philip Rothman on September 7, 2016 · 6 comments

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Harp pedal diagrams may look forbidding, but you can learn how to read them and place them in your score like a pro in Sibelius, Finale, and MuseScore.

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New Sibelius plug-in: Impose Sketch onto Template

by Philip Rothman on August 23, 2016 · 24 comments

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A new plug-in from Tom Curran automates the laborious task of transferring the structure of a sketch score, such as a piano-vocal or MIDI export, onto a full orchestral template. Tom describes how orchestrators and copyists can make use of this new time-saver.

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Using the Open Selected Parts plug-in in Sibelius

by Philip Rothman on July 28, 2016 · 2 comments

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Bob Zawalich’s Open Selected Parts plug-in for Sibelius not only makes it faster to open just the parts you want, but it also quickly closes unwanted parts at the same time.

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Using the Clipboards plug-in in Sibelius

by Philip Rothman on May 11, 2016 · 6 comments

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Clipboards, a new plug-in for Sibelius, lets you store the contents of selections into up to 30 numbered clipboards, and to paste from those clipboards into a score. The plug-in’s creator, Bob Zawalich, walks us through how to use it.

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New plug-in: Dot Undot Rhythm

by Philip Rothman on April 23, 2016 · 12 comments

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A new plug-in by Bob Zawalich and inspired by Daniel Spreadbury instantly converts straight rhythms to dotted ones, and vice versa.

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Calculate statistics in a Sibelius score

by Philip Rothman on March 23, 2016 · 3 comments

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A powerful but little-known plug-in, Calculate Statistics has been included with Sibelius for many years and can quickly analyze a score and provide a wealth of quantifiable information about its contents.

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Changing default dialog settings in Sibelius plug-ins

by Philip Rothman on December 23, 2015 · 0 comments

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Bob Zawalich, the plug-in developer’s developer, explains how to use Sibelius’s dialog editor to change plug-in dialog default values, should you wish to tailor certain plug-ins to suit your workflow.

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Using the Style Sheet plug-in in Sibelius

by Philip Rothman on December 1, 2015 · 0 comments

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The new Style Sheet plug-in is an advanced way to display which text styles, line styles, symbols, and notehead styles are being used in a score. Its creator Bob Zawalich gives us an in-depth tutorial on how to take full advantage of its power.

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