Traditional lyrics beaming and slurs on melismas

Continuing a series of posts looking at lyrics in Sibelius, today I’m going to talk about a couple of plug-ins that can help you achieve a traditional appearance for the lyrics in your scores. Beaming In vocal music published until the middle of the last century, it was customary for beams to be broken for […]

Sibelius developer posts about his favourite features

James Larcombe is one of our very talented team of developers who works on Sibelius (he’s also a very talented multi-instrumentalist — this is a man who owns his own hurdy-gurdy and melodeon). For Sibelius 6, he worked  on a number of subtle but important improvements in the appearance of printed scores. He’s posted a […]