The Fastest, Smartest, Easiest Way to Write Music

Express yourself with Sibelius | Ultimate

From concert halls and scoring stages, to sheet music stores and classrooms, more composers, arrangers, publishers, and educators use Sibelius than any other notation software. Sibelius | Ultimate (formerly Sibelius) provides extensive notation tools and complete score customization for professionals.

Sibelius has an option for everyone

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Compose simple scores with up to 4 instrument parts with the free Sibelius | First.

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Compose rich scores with up to 16 instrument parts with Sibelius.

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Create scores with unlimited parts and custom layouts with Sibelius | Ultimate.

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Raise your score: Meet the NEW Sibelius family

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Send Sibelius scores to the cloud to be viewed by anyone, on any device

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Experience the easiest way to write music

Whether you’re composing for a live performance, film score, or the classroom, nothing empowers you to write music like Sibelius | Ultimate (formerly Sibelius—learn more). The software offers unique features that drive your creativity, make you sound better, and enable you to compose beautifully rendered scores quickly.

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Share scores with anyone, anywhere

With Sibelius | Cloud Sharing, you can share scores to your own personal cloud space, or embed scores in a webpage, and invite anyone to flip through pages and play your compositions using any computer, laptop, or mobile device.

Streamline your workflow

Sibelius enables composers to connect with others in more powerful, efficient, and profitable ways. It seamlessly integrates into any media production workflow, including Pro Tools, to compose music for picture easily. And easily deliver scores to music publishers for worldwide sale.

Get the tools you need—your way

Sibelius is now available in more ways than ever, making it easy for anyone to write music. Compose, edit, print, and share scores with Sibelius (formerly Sibelius | First). Work with more advanced notation, arranging, engraving, and layout tools with Sibelius | Ultimate (formerly Sibelius). Or get started with Sibelius | First, a free new version of Sibelius.

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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.

CHICK COREA, GRAMMY-AWARD WINNING PIANIST AND COMPOSER

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Legendary Composer Steve Reich on Making Music with Sibelius

Sometimes I want to actually combine the pencil with the computer notation, and that’s just so easy with Sibelius. It’s inviting and a pleasure to work with.

STEVE REICH, COMPOSER

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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.

GIL GOLDSTEIN, GRAMMY-WINNING MUSIC ARRANGER

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