Avid has released a new version of their Sibelius First music notation software. Sibelius First is designed for those musicians and composers who don’t need the full power of Sibelius 7, but who want to quickly and easily produce great looking professional sheet music. The new version of Sibelius First replaces the existing Sibelius First and Sibelius Student, and is also available to users of G7 and Sibelius Instrument Teacher Edition. A 30-day trial version is available that includes all features except for the 10GB sound library and bundled software such as PhotoScore Lite and AudioScore Lite.
The new version offers a number of exciting new exclusive features that are not available anywhere else, including in the full Sibelius 7 software!
- Pro-quality 10GB sound library
- Use any VST or Audio Units virtual instrument or plug-in for score playback or effects
- Simplified user interface
- Video export of scores (at up to 1080P HD resolution)
- E-mail scores in either Sibelius or PDF format
- Publish directly to ScoreExchange.com
- Export video of your score directly from Sibelius First to Facebook and YouTube
- Export audio from Sibelius First directly to SoundCloud
- Export scores for the Avid Scorch app on the iPad