Sibelius online courses by Midnight Music scheduled for 2013

Registration is now open for two online Sibelius courses in 2013 headed by Katie Wardrobe of Midnight Music. The two courses are, appropriately enough, Basics and Advanced. Each course runs for four successive Tuesdays for 75 minutes each (the Basics course is in February, and the Advanced course is in March). No previous Sibelius experience […]

Respace bars with clef changes

Bob Zawalich has created so many useful plug-ins over the years, so it’s entirely possible to have overlooked one on occasion, like the no-nonsense Respace Clef Change. This handy tool ameliorates the curious situation in which Sibelius stubbornly leaves too much space in bars that contain one or more clef changes: In Bob’s words: For […]

A quick guide to note entry methods

Part of Sibelius’s appeal is how intuitive it is to use. Within a few moments of launching Sibelius for the first time, a new user can start creating music. Another appealing thing is that there are often many ways to accomplish the same task. Sometimes, though, we tend to stick with how we first learned […]