Note to self: post about Comments

One of the neat little things we added in Sibelius 6 is the ability to create sticky note comments in the score. Creating a comment To create a comment, simply choose Create > Comment (shortcut Shift+Alt+C on Windows or Shift–Opt–C on Mac) or click the little sticky note icon on the toolbar, which looks like […]

How Sibelius can help musicians with dyslexia

Last Thursday I had the pleasure of running a break-out session at the British Dyslexia Association’s first Music Conference, which was held at the Royal Academy of Music. I was invited to speak about how Sibelius could be used by musicians with dyslexia, and over the course of a lively session we discussed a number […]

Tom Rudolph explodes Arrange mysteries

Tom Rudolph, a guru on using music technology in education and co-author of a book about getting the most out of Sibelius, has posted some tips for using Sibelius’s powerful Arrange feature on his blog. Arrange is definitely a very sophisticated and useful tool, but it can be pretty daunting when you first get started […]

Sibelius helps Australian Idol to sing

Australian Idol is part of the global phenomenon that is the “Idol” franchise, which has spawned no fewer than 42 different shows around the world since its debut in the UK as Pop Idol in 2001. The show has aired in Australia since 2003, and has so far crowned seven talented winners. Sibelius has always […]