Avid Sibelius | Ultimate is the latest generation of the world’s best-selling music notation software, with powerful, yet easy-to-use tools trusted and used by composers, arrangers, publishers, educators, and students worldwide. With its integrated Annotate feature, multi-touch gestures, Surface Pro 3 pen support, and more, Sibelius | Ultimate lets you unleash your creativity in brand new ways, whether you’re composing for film, television, multimedia, live performance, or in the classroom.
Avid has optimized Sibelius | Ultimate for use with Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 tablet, letting you quickly add and edit notes with just a tap of the pen, as well as play music in real time using your tablet’s onscreen keyboard and fretboard. You can use the Surface Pro Pen’s buttons to select, erase, and edit your music, and you can even drag the score around while you’re inputting notes.
Avid Sibelius | Ultimate lets you play back your scores with impressive realism, with immediate access to an extensive instrumental library filled with a broad variety of pro-quality instruments. You can sync Sibelius | Ultimate to Pro Tools and other DAWs via ReWire, or collaborate through MusicXML. Share your music as a score, audio file, or video through email, ScoreExchange, YouTube, Facebook, SoundCloud, and more — or export it to Avid Scorch, which lets musicians perform your compositions on an iPad.
Creating gorgeous professional scores is easy with Avid Sibelius | Ultimate’s full palette of desktop publishing tools. Perfect your text with tracking, leading, and other industry-standard typography tools. Drag-and-drop graphics. With a single click, easily export publisher-quality scores in PDF format.
Avid Sibelius | Ultimate includes Neuratron AudioScore Lite and PhotoScore Lite, which let you transcribe and scan music into Sibelius | Ultimate. Using AudioScore Lite, you can sing or play an instrument to input notes into Sibelius, or import music from a CD. And you can scan printed music with PhotoScore Lite and send it to Sibelius for playback, transposition, and editing. PhotoScore even comes with NotateMe for real-time conversion of your handwriting into notation.