Sibelius and Mac OS X Mavericks

Today Apple released OS X Mavericks (10.9) as a free upgrade to any Mac user currently running 10.6.8 or higher. Sibelius users interested in upgrading to Mavericks should note the following information, posted a short while ago by Avid’s Sam Butler on the chat forum: As you may have heard, Apple have recently released the […]

Finale 2014 features leaked in music retailer catalog

Update — November 4, 2013: MakeMusic has released Finale 2014. The Cologne, Germany-based music retailer Music Store Professional recently published a catalog of products for sale. Buried on page 420 of the catalog were some details about the upcoming version of Finale 2014, which has not yet been released nor officially announced by MakeMusic. As […]

Engela Fullard offers online Sibelius training

Engela Fullard of Note-So-Easy has announced a new venture that she is starting: online Sibelius training sessions. As she told me: I receive quite a number of inquiries from music teachers and hobbyists that want to learn or sharpen their Sibelius skills. Although workshops and individual training do work well, it’s not always practical. So […]

Neuratron releases music handwriting app for mobile devices

A new music handwriting app called NotateMe has been released by Neuratron Ltd. Neuratron is the veritable maker of the AudioScore transcription software and PhotoScore music scanning software, and its lite versions of the software have come bundled with Sibelius’s recent versions. NotateMe is a brand new app designed to recognize a user’s handwritten manuscript […]