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Jazz Legend Chick Corea Scores with Sibelius

Sibelius is so intuitive at laying out the score in a very legible and clear way. This, plus the variety of different fonts and layouts, make it easy to have the score look really good.


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Grammy-Winner Goldstein Touts Sibelius

Sibelius is an instrument that is organic and brilliantly organized so a musician can think quickly and rely on it for ease of movement. Its design makes creativity a distinct possibility and always just a keystroke away.


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Creating Avatar’s Soundtrack with Sibelius and Pro Tools

Pro Tools and Sibelius are tools that allow me to be more creative, by allowing me to think about the technology as little as possible


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