Using Newzik and MusicXML

The sheet music reader Newzik has an ever-growing list of annotative features designed to make the app more useful in real-world use. Recently I asked Newzik’s product manager, Matan Daskal, about the opportunities, limitations, and the future of Newzik and MusicXML.

Dolet 6.3 for Sibelius improves MusicXML exporting

Amidst last week’s announcement about the release of Finale 2014, it may have been easy to overlook another announcement from MakeMusic that directly benefits Sibelius users. Dolet 6.3 for Sibelius, the plug-in that saves music in the MusicXML file interchange format, was also released on November 4, 2013. MusicXML is supported by more than 170 […]

Export MusicXML from Sibelius 6 with Dolet 5

Recordare LLC have today announced the release of Dolet 5 for Sibelius, the latest version of their plug-in for MusicXML export. Dolet 5 works with Sibelius 5.1 or later, but is especially useful for Sibelius 6 users, as the improvements in Sibelius’s built-in ManuScript language have allowed the folks at Recordare to improve the quality […]