Users Unite To Save Sibelius; Avid Still ‘Deeply Committed’

Users around the world are uniting to “Save Sibelius“, the best-selling music notation software that has been in public limbo since parent company Avid announced plans to downsize. In July, Avid split off its consumer-focused brands, including M-Audio, and sold them to inMusic. Avid also announced that it was closing the Sibelius offices in Finsbury Park,… Read More Users Unite To Save Sibelius; Avid Still ‘Deeply Committed’

Sibelius 7 Now Available – Here’s What’s New

Avid has released Sibelius 7, an update to its popular notation software, with full MusicXML interchange support, a professional-quality sample library and a new task-oriented user interface. Here’s what’s new in Sibelius 7: New and exclusive professional-quality sound library – Unique to Sibelius, the new professional-quality sound library delivers stunning musical realism to scores during playback.… Read More Sibelius 7 Now Available – Here’s What’s New

MakeMusic Finale 2011 Adds Garritan Orchestra Sounds

MakeMusic has introduced Finale 2011, a major update to its notation software for Windows and Mac. Heres what’s new in Finale 2011: Improved Lyric Entry and Spacing — Lyrics are more easily entered, instantly appear exactly as they’ll print out, and are automatically spaced with engraver precision. Easier Staff Layout — New Staff Layout capabilities make it… Read More MakeMusic Finale 2011 Adds Garritan Orchestra Sounds