- Musician's Friend Best Selection, Price & Service. Guaranteed.
Need Help? Ask our Experts or call 800-449-9128Private Reserve Guitars 866-926-1923
Need Help? Ask our Experts or call 800-449-9128
Find a similar product below or contact our experts for a recommendation of great alternatives. Call us at 800-449-9128.Similar Items:
The fastest, smartest, easiest way to write music.
The latest generation of the world’s best-selling music notation software, Avid Sibelius 7 is sophisticated enough to meet the demands of top composers, arrangers, and publishers, yet simple enough for beginners and students. Work quickly with the brand-new, task-oriented user interface. Experience your scores in stunning clarity with the exclusive, professional-quality sound library. Collaborate more easily thanks to full MusicXML interchange support and other sharing options. And view beautiful, print-quality scores with advanced typography and graphics support. Designed by musicians for musicians, Sibelius 7 is the fastest, smartest, easiest way to write music. You can even take your scores on the go with the Avid Scorch app for iPad.
Order the latest generation of the world’s best-selling music notation software today!
Reviewed by 1 customer
Displaying review 1
Comments about Sibelius 7:
Everything is pretty much summed up above. It's a great program, great stability, great company, and decent price.
Wonderful product that is intuitive and easy to use. I've only run into a couple of things that get my nerves a bit. Out of the box, the snare has no buzz roll. I'm talking about a marching snare buzz roll. You place it in your music, you go to assign a sound and nada. The closest thing you have is an "open" roll sound. The other thing is the recording aspect of it. This could very well be a new user/setup problem. Whenever I go to record using a midi controller, the system plays EXACTLY what you play. I know, seems like it wouldn't be a problem, but when we're talking about marching percussion, there's really no such thing as a "quarter note" per se. The length of every note is recorded as a 32nd or 16th note. Granted, in time, and with the appropriate rest to compensate for the rest of the note value, but still...not musician friendly notation. Other than those 2 things, I have absolutely nothing to complain about. The music that this thing outputs it wonderful. The ability to output to wave file and actually sound like a drumline really helps in the teaching aspect. Now, all my students don't have to read off of a score sheet that I hand wrote. I'm handing out parts with a recording all ready to put on their ipods. I would recommend this to anyone writing music today.
It's a program....no bugs if that's what you're looking for. I'm using an older dual core Vista machine and it works without hesitation.
I have to admit, it's a little expensive. Especially on a working musicians pay. Well worth the investment if you're serious about putting out quality sheets though.