Avid Sibelius 8 with Annual Upgrade Plan

Avid

Part # SIBEL8SOFT

MFR Part # 9935-65911-00

The fastest, smartest, easiest way to write music More
$599.00
MSRP: $599

Availability: In stock

$599.00

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The fastest, smartest, easiest way to write music

Sibelius is proven and trusted by composers, arrangers, publishers, educators, and students alike to accelerate music composition and scoring. With the latest version, you now have more choice in how you access the software. And with the integrated Annotate feature, multi-touch gestures, Surface Pro 3 pen support, and more, Sibelius enables you to express your creativity in brand new ways.

  •  Access Sibelius the way you want—choose a low-cost subscription, own the software outright, or upgrade or crossgrade your old software at great savings
  • Get access to future Sibelius upgrades, plus support, with the Avid upgrade plan—included with all active subscriptions, or provided with perpetual licenses as a renewable annual upgrade plan (learn more about your Sibelius licensing options)
  • Compose quickly and easily with a task- oriented interface that leads you through your entire score creation
  • Navigate through large scores quickly with the Timeline window
  • Get professional-quality sound with the included 36 GB Sibelius Sounds library
  • Save hours of time with powerful features such as Magnetic Layout and Dynamic Parts
  • Create beautiful, professional-quality scores with full DTP-level layout, text, and typography tools
  • Send your scores to Pro Tools and other DAWs using ReWire, included
  • Write and edit scores using a Microsoft Surface Pro 3 tablet and pen
  • Interact with your compositions using multi- touch gestures on your laptop’s trackpad or Surface Pro 3
  • Create reminders for yourself and communicate feedback to others with the with the new Annotate feature.
  • Scan and transcribe music with PhotoScore & NotateMe Lite and AudioScore Lite, included
  • Collaborate with others and share scores over email, MusicXML, ScoreExchange.com, YouTube, Facebook, and SoundCloud
  • Export scores directly to Avid Scorch on your iPad for playback, practice, performance, and publishing
  • Optional: Easily install Sibelius and the 36 GB Sibelius Sounds library using the Media Pack of DVDs, available as an add-on purchase here (ideal if you have a slow Internet connection or want backup discs)


For Sibelius

  • 64-bit operating system:
  • Windows 7 (SP1 or later) or Windows 8.1 (not Windows RT)
  • Mac OS X 10.9 or 10.10
  • 1+ GB of RAM
  • 1 GB hard disk space for Sibelius software only; 36 GB additional hard disk space for the Sibelius Sounds library (optional installation)
  • DVD-ROM drive (only for installing software from the optional Media Pack DVDs)
  • Internet connection required for software download and activation

Recommended requirements for the Sibelius Sounds library

  • 4+ GB of RAM
  • 36 GB hard disk space (SSD preferred)
  • Windows only: ASIO-compatible soundcard
  • Sibelius software
  • 36 GB Sibelius Sounds library
  • AudioScore Lite audio transcribing software
  • PhotoScore & NotateMe Lite music scanning and handwriting recognition software
  • ReWire audio/data transfer software
  • Avid upgrade plan for Sibelius

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