Great Introduction to Notation Software
NOTE: This product contains a license code for delivery via download. No installation discs are included. You can activate the software on up to two computers for non-simultaneous use.
Avid's Sibelius First v7 is the one of the easiest and most affordable ways to create your own lead sheets, tab sheets, or scores, using the incredible power of the award-winning Sibelius software. The Sibelius First v7 music notation program provides an easy-to-use interface and powerful tools for composing, arranging, and sharing your original music, and has been one of the most popular notation solutions at Sweetwater for years. Whether you're a singer/songwriter, a guitarist, or a keyboardist, Sibelius First v7 provides all the features you need. Plus, the whole time you work in Sibelius First v7, you'll be getting used to the Sibelius software environment - the same one used by pros - so you can transfer your skills when you're ready to move up.Avid Sibelius First v7 Notation Software at a Glance:
- Quickly construct detailed compositions
- Save time with workflow-enhancing features
If you're more comfortable with playing keyboards or reading guitar tablature and less familiar with the intricacies of musical notation, Sibelius First v7 is the perfect music notation software for you. Using the methods that you're most comfortable with, Sibelius First v7 quickly generates great-looking scores that are ready to print, share, or post online. It uses Sibelius's automatic collision avoidance whereby score elements move into their perfect positions automatically. And you can also easily add chord symbols and guitar fretboard diagrams by simply playing the chord on your MIDI-equipped keyboard or guitar, and adding lyrics, titles, and other text and graphics is a snap.Save time with workflow-enhancing features
Sibelius First v7 also offers some other, highly-useful functions that make personalizing prearranged music simple. Scan in printed sheet music or import PDF sheet music files and instantly gain the ability to edit, transpose, and print customized arraignments. Want to hear what your work in progress sounds like? No problem! Sibelius First v7 includes excellent-sounding instruments and supports third-party virtual instruments in VST or AU formats or over ReWire.Avid Sibelius First v7 Music Notation Software Features:
- Comprehensive and easy-to-use notation software at a low price
- Automatic collision avoidance automatically moves score elements into position
- Excellent playback engine and support for ReWire and VST or AU virtual instruments and effects
- Add chord symbols and fretboard diagrams by playing your MIDI-equipped keyboard or guitar
- Easily add lyrics, titles, other text and graphics
- Turn guitar tab into notation, and back again
- Scan in printed sheet music or open PDF files to transpose, edit, and print
- Parts automatically update when you change your score
- Share and sell your scores worldwide through the Sibelius Music website
- Mac OS X and Windows XP, Vista, and 7 compatible
Score music the way you want with Avid's Sibelius First v7!
NOTE: This product is available in the U.S. only.