File this in the (official) rumors department: We appear to be in for a major week in the world of music notation software. Both Dorico and Sibelius plan on making major announcements within a day of each other.
Just moments ago, Steinberg issued an announcement:
No further information is given, but they plan on producing a live-stream session on their YouTube channel on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 9 am EDT (US), and have sent out this “save the date” tweet:
For the past few days, Avid has been teasing very brief videos via their social media channels, and counting down, apparently to Thursday, July 29, 2021, when something will be arriving in Sibelius-land.
Over at the Sibelius forum, Avid’s Sam Butler said on July 22, “We’ve been working on something new and ambitious, details of which will start to become apparent soon. I can though let you know it’ll be arriving in a week’s time (fingers crossed!), so not long to go now.”
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