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Avid: Sibelius – An Introduction

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One day

Why study Avid: Sibelius – An Introduction at Middlesex University?

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

You will discover and develop foundation-building themes and new ways of working with 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.

Course highlights

  • You'll reeceive tuition from certified trainers
  • You'll have access to an individual work station equipped with Mac Pro or iMac
  • All course-related materials are included
  • You will be able to take the Avid Certified User Examination at the end of the course.

What will you study on Avid: Sibelius – An Introduction?

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.

Upon completion of the programme, you will gain in-depth knowledge of the Sibelius interface and an understanding of how to use shortcuts. When combined with Avid: Sibelius - The Essentials, this course provides the foundation for the Sibelius User Certification.

To enrol onto 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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Avid: Sibelius – The Essentials

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Code: SB110

Avid: Sibelius – A Comprehensive Introduction

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Code: SB100

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