Classical musicians and the digital tools they love

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Finale vs. Sibelius

Composers seem to be about evenly divided between the two major notation packages, although I always steer first-timers to Sibelius. Despite Finale’s massive improvements, Sibelius remains easier to learn. Both applications produce beautiful printed scores, can generate parts automatically, and in general make a musician’s life […]

Sibelius 5 $50 mail-in rebate

Sibelius 5 $50 mail-in rebate: Offer good from 2/15/2008 through 4/30/2008. Only $199 after mail-in rebate! (Offer does not apply to Sibelius 5 upgrades.)

Whatever your musical style, Sibelius 5 makes writing scores a breeze – giving you more time to focus on the music. Stunning new features like Panorama mean you don’t need […]