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Sibelius for Mac

Music notation solution.

$99.00
In English
Version 23.11.1
2.9
Based on 12 user rates

Sibelius overview

Sibelius is the world's best-selling music notation software for Mac. It is as intuitive to use as a pen, yet so powerful that it does most things in less than the blink of an eye. The demo includes example scores and a demo user guide summarizing the main features of the program.

What’s new in version 23.11.1

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Sibelius for Mac

$99.00
In English
Version 23.11.1
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2.9

(17 Reviews of Sibelius)

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Leesa
Leesa
Sep 11 2016
7.5.1
0.0
Sep 11 2016
0.0
Version: 7.5.1
Ho MacUpdate - Sibelius is up to Version 8?
pluwen
pluwen
Jun 30 2016
7.5.1
0.0
Jun 30 2016
0.0
Version: 7.5.1
8.4 is out
Turquoise
Turquoise
Jan 19 2016
7.5.1
0.0
Jan 19 2016
0.0
Version: 7.5.1
8.0.1 is out :-)
MikeChip
MikeChip
Sep 11 2015
7.5.1
0.0
Sep 11 2015
0.0
Version: 7.5.1
Since Avid has bought Sibelius the product keeps falling apart. Version 8 has been released and they have switched to a monthly renting model which I detest or a yearly usage fee of 90$.

I like to own the products I pay for. There's a trend in software to this odd model (MS, Adobe, Avid) but other companies stick to a better model. It's great to see Affinity Photo wash away Photoshop. It's much cheaper and has great customer support and is not software that the user has to rent.

It seems the old players are out to squeeze as much money out of their products as possible but don't give a damn about user Feedback.

There isn't an option to report a bug in Sibelius to Avid. They have an expensive phone support on a per case basis and an ideas page (http://sibelius.ideascale.com/) but that Feedback page is just ignored.

Sibelius 8 appeared and none of the old long-time standing bugs has been fixed. But new ones have surely been introduced: In Sibelius 8, OS X Quickview isn't even working anymore. (press spacebar when sibelius file is selected in finder)

Avid outsourcing programming to Romania full force or what? All user can now do, is to hope that the new Steinberg notation software, on which part of the old Sibelius crew are now working on, is not too far away.

Notation software is in a really sad state if your main choice is between Sibelius and Finale.
Monkeyjunkey
Monkeyjunkey
Aug 6 2014
7.5.0
1.5
Aug 6 2014
1.5
Version: 7.5.0
7.5.1 is out: http://www.sibeliusblog.com/news/sibelius-7-5-1-update-released-with-many-improvements/
tinani
tinani
Jun 25 2019
0.5
Jun 25 2019
0.5
Version: null
Wts
Wts
Apr 15 2014
5.0
Apr 15 2014
5.0
Version: null
lurkingremlin
lurkingremlin
Apr 15 2014
4.5
Apr 15 2014
4.5
Version: null
Tranceman0007
Tranceman0007
Jan 8 2014
0.5
Jan 8 2014
0.5
Version: null
Monkeyjunkey
Monkeyjunkey
Nov 21 2013
1.5
Nov 21 2013
1.5
Version: null
DirkTheMenace
DirkTheMenace
Nov 10 2011
3.5
Nov 10 2011
3.5
Version: null
Aargl
Aargl
Sep 8 2011
5.0
Sep 8 2011
5.0
Version: null
Lasconic
Lasconic
Feb 7 2011
0.5
Feb 7 2011
0.5
Version: null
Bobster
Bobster
Oct 1 2009
4.0
Oct 1 2009
4.0
Version: null
Mmd,-Ltd
Mmd,-Ltd
Oct 23 2007
3.0
Oct 23 2007
3.0
Version: null
Nicolasd
Nicolasd
Jan 5 2006
4.8
Jan 5 2006
4.8
Version: null
Guest
Guest
May 11 2004
5.0
May 11 2004
5.0
Version: null