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Avid Score writing software user reviews

  • Avid Sibelius 8

    Avid Sibelius 8 - "Still a big mess but now you pay more for it"

    11/09/17

    Decade-old bugs not patched, same chaotic layout, still hundreds of plugins to sift through to find a workaround for a bug or a feature that should already be in the core program, the transport is still so rudimentary that it's practically useless, s…

  • Avid Sibelius 7

    Avid Sibelius 7 - "Not Perfect, but still better than Finale"

    01/03/15

    I finally bailed on Finale after several years of working with it. (It was the standard program at my university so it's what I started with) Thank goodness I did. I now use Sibelius for any score or lead sheet I need to produce. I'm not saying th…

  • Avid Sibelius 7

    Avid Sibelius 7 - julian_r7's review

    07/30/14

    As an arranger and composer I've been faced multiple times with the task of choosing a writing software, and time after time I've chosen Sibelius. The seventh version was a little hard to get used to, though, as major changes were introduced in the i…

  • Avid Sibelius 7

    Avid Sibelius 7 - "Just a notation software."

    07/24/14

    One of the first things to notice, it's that the program will take some time to install it (it requires a minimum of 40 gigabytes free space) and make sure that you have a better hardware than the one specified on the minimum requirements section, ot…

  • Avid Sibelius 7

    Avid Sibelius 7 - "So-called "professional" notation is a BIG JOKE!"

    05/01/14

    Sibelius 7 is a TRAIN WRECK! SUITABILITY/PERFORMANCE "Stable"??? LOL!!!!! OVERALL OPINION It's amazing how musicians will pretty much put up with any crap thrown at them... What passes as "professional" notation software is a joke. Obviously no s…

  • Avid Sibelius 7

    Avid Sibelius 7 - Azuma's review

    02/26/13

    The program works on any platform either Windows XP, Windows Seven or MAC OS , so compatibility issues shouldn't be a problem. The manual included with the program is great , Avid made a great book explaining how the program works , how it's made…

  • Avid Sibelius 7

    Avid Sibelius 7 - BeyondR's review

    09/01/12

    Avid Sibelius 7 is a new type of notation software. It's compatible as well with Windows Xp / 7 / Mac OSX. The general configuration of the program is pretty advanced so those that aren't very familiar with this notation software will have a pretty…

Translated user reviews
  • Avid Sibelius First

    Avid Sibelius First - " Very easy to use for amateurs mao !!!"
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    11/04/14

    Installation is no problem, but long !!! The configuration is very easy, easier than granny Finale !!! PrintMusic & !!! No incompatibilities with. The manual is clear enough for me & !!! It is even used to have Yamaha MX61 + Synthesizer Modul…

  • Avid Sibelius First

    Avid Sibelius First - " It does its job"
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    10/05/12

    Installation is quick and no problem. Nothing special to do. For the manual, I did not even peeled. I'm a few video tutorials handy. SUITABILITY/PERFORMANCE On a Macbook Air last generation (i7 with 8GB of RAM), it's very fast and use is real…

  • Avid Sibelius 7

    Avid Sibelius 7 - " A complete software for writing"
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    01/27/12

    No installation problem on Mac. Setup is very easy because qu'assistée No conflict No need for manual install. SUITABILITY/PERFORMANCE Macbook pro (2011) Intel Quad ie7. RME Fireface 800 sound card in Leo. The starting time of Sibelius i…