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Avid: Sibelius – The Basics

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SIB 101
Two days
£250 + VAT

Aimed at composers, arrangers, publishers and music teachers, this two-day course is the first crucial step in mastering Sibelius, the most popular music notation software in use today.

Why study Avid: Sibelius – The Basics at Middlesex University?

You will discover and develop foundation-building themes and new ways of working in the software as well as a clear understanding of the Sibelius interface. You will also become comfortable with using shortcuts while learning how to create, edit, and print your score quickly and efficiently.

By the end of this course, you will have in-depth knowledge of the Sibelius interface and an understanding of how to use short cuts. When combined with Sibelius - The Essentials, this course provides the foundation for Sibelius User Certification.

Course highlights

  • You'll reeceive tuition from certified trainers with in-depth industry knowledge
  • You'll have access to an individual work station equipped with Mac Pro
  • All course-related materials (including manual) are included
  • Avid Certified User examination at the end of the course.

What will you study on Avid: Sibelius – The Basics?

This short course will cover the following areas:

  • Navigating and understanding the Sibelius interface
  • Making selections
  • Creating a new score and inputting score objects
  • Introduction to note input
  • Editing pitches and rhythms
  • Step-Time note input and adding score objects
  • Working with text styles
  • Finishing and printing your score.

To enrol on this course, you need a basic understanding of music theory, notation and how to read music. You should also have some familiarity with Mac computers and basic keyboard skills.

For more information or to book your place, please email our Digital Media Workshop team

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