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Sibelius Artist

Create scores with up to 16 parts

Starting at $9.99 USD

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Sibelius Ultimate

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Starting at $19.99 USD

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Sibelius Artist


Sibelius Ultimate

Composing simple/moderate music with up to 16 staves
Ideal for... Composing, arranging, and publishing scores of any size; creating notation worksheets and exercises for education
Included free (requires mobile download)
Mobile app
 Included free (requires mobile download)
10 GB Included sampled sounds 36 GB

Scrub playback

Automatic arranging and orchestration

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Graphics export
300 library ideas, with the ability to capture your own ideas (editing not supported)
Built-in musical ideas Over 2,000 library ideas, with the ability to capture and edit your own ideas 
Limited features
Intelligent MIDI and MusicXML import Full features

Paste as Cue

Inspector window

Timeline window
20 Scores
Sibelius Cloud Sharing Unlimited

Advanced notation, layouts, and options
Magnetic Layout Fully Customizable

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