Category: Quick tips

Symphonic Cube
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VSL Symphonic Cube and Sibelius.

Today I thought we’d take a very quick look at VSL’s Symphonic Cube in Sibelius, as I’m just setting up a new template that uses Mir Pro hosted in VE Pro 7. I’ve been asked a few times now if you can …

How to layer strings
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How To Layer Strings!

If you’ve ever used a DAW like Logic Pro or Cubase, you may be aware of the technique of using different sample libraries for the same instrument groups, at the same time, to add a different feel to your music, for example, …

a2 text tip
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A2 Technique Text Tip!

In this very short ‘Quick Tip’ post, today we’ll look at using Technique Text in your score, specifically with Vienna Symphonic Library samples. I’ve been asked a few times now on the site why I use individual instrument staves for VSL, but …

Sibelius VS Liquid Sonics
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Sibelius Reverb Vs Liquid Sonics ‘Cinematic Rooms’

Today I thought I’d compare Sibelius Reverb Vs Liquid Sonics Reverbs with the exact same score! This tune uses NotePerformer and I’ve tweaked the playback using the included plugins, and now we are going to have a look at reverbs! I’ve been …

logic keyswitches
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How to use the key switches from Sibelius in your Logic Project!

So, you have spent ages writing your magnificent suite in Sibelius Ultimate, perhaps using NotePerformer 3 as your playback sounds, but now you’ve finished and everything is perfectly engraved you realise you’ve made a schoolboy error!…you didn’t use those stunning samples from …

Navigating around your score-blog
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How to use the Navigator and TimeLine

Today I thought I’d do a quick video blog showing two really neat features that will get you zipping around your score in Sibelius really quickly! If you’ve ever dragged the score around the screen with your mouse, I’m sure you’ve found …

Setting Up Sibelius Part 10
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Setting Up Sibelius Part 10-Exporting!

Welcome to Setting Up Sibelius Part 10! Welcome back to the next instalment of the Setting Up Sibelius series! It’s amazing what you can do with Sibelius now, in such a short amount of time!…you’re well on your way to enjoying everything …

setting up sibelius part 9
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Setting Up Sibelius Part 9

Welcome to Setting Up Sibelius Part 9! Welcome back to the next instalment of the Setting Up Sibelius series! Its amazing what you can do with Sibelius now, in such short amount of time!…you’re well on your way to enjoying everything this …