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Learn about the most fundamental elements of music notation, and find out how to play music into Sibelius

Score Setup and Navigation

Add instruments to a new score, navigate complex scores, and use the ribbon-style interface

Notations and Text

Create and use the various score elements that are known as Notations and Text

Layout, Instrument Changes, Transposition, and Playback

Go deeper into creating music with Sibelius

Parts, Printing, Exporting, and Sharing

Prepare to share your music with the widest possible audience

Tips & tricks

Check your work with scrub playback

Scrub Playback lets you quickly audition your music using the cursor

Using NotePerformer

Play back unison parts and enhance your music with NotePerformer

Spark ideas with loop playback

Rehearse and improvise over selected passages with Loop Playback

Keep scores safe in Review mode

Enhanced Review mode lets you safely review your scores

Cloud Sharing

Cloud Sharing helps you get noticed and collaborate with composers.

Multi-Edit Workflows

Make multiple edits to your scores, speeding up your music workflow.

Go-To and Play

The Go-To and Play helps you listen to your scores on the fly.

Find in Ribbon

See how to find and insert elements into your scores in Sibelius.


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