Sibelius 6 is here!

I’m delighted to be able to share the happy news that Sibelius 6 is now available! We’re incredibly proud of the new version, and we’re really looking forward to hearing from our users about it. Some of the highlights of the new version: Magnetic Layout takes care of almost every detail of score layout for […]

Why choose Sibelius over Finale?

Everybody knows that when you’re looking for professional-quality music notation software, you basically have a choice between Sibelius and Finale, and people sometimes ask me why they should choose Sibelius over Finale. Both are very capable programs, but in my personal opinion, there’s no contest (though perhaps that’s not surprising!). My reasons are below the […]

Sibelius and user-led innovation

About a year ago I was approached by Dr. Steve Flowers from CENTRIM, the Centre for Research in Innovation Management at the University of Brighton. Steve runs some very interesting research about the relationship between the companies who make products and the users who use them in innovative ways. From the research abstract: We see […]