Mastering Sibelius 5 - Anyone who is into music scoring and notation will appreciate Sibelius 5. This is probably the most prominent software program for such endeavors. Whether you are a musician, arranger or producer, you'll learn how to score for just about any instrument on the computer.
Everything is covered including set-up, MIDI operations, formatting and virtual instruments. Through the use of easy-to-follow tutorials, you'll learn concepts such as chord structure, editing, notation symbols and much, much more. Sample files are included on the companion CD which will further assist you in comprehending this dynamic program.
About the Author: Marc Schonbrun graduated magna cum laude from the Crane School of Music. He is an active educator, writer, and performer on the East Coast. Marc's musical resume ranges from classical guitar concertos to jazz trios and rock concerts. He is an active lecturer on guitar and music technology, and he frequently tours the country educating guitarists and musicians.
He is also the author of numerous books on music theory, guitar playing, and music technology. Marc is the author of The Everything Rock and Blues Guitar Book, The Everything Home Recording Book, The Everything Reading Music Book, The Everything Guitar Chords Book, The Efficient Guitarist: Book One, The Everything Music Theory Book, and Mel Bay's Classical Guitar for Rockers. He is endorsed by Brian Moore Guitars, La Bella Strings, and Flite Sound Speakers.