Creating a lead sheet (and adding a simple backing with ‘plug-ins’).
This is a very popular question and in my simple tutorial, you will be creating lead sheets with guitar and drum backings in no time at all.
Click here to download the pdf of the tutorial.
Editing Percussion sounds in Sibelius 7.
You may find that when you play back a drum pattern using the Sibelius 7 Sounds, some of the notes do not play back with the correct sound or even no sound at all. When this happens, the simple fix is to either ‘Edit’ the percussion staff or create a ‘new’ percussion staff based on the current one selected.
For the pdf version, click Edit Percussion Sounds.
For the video version, Edit Percussion Sounds
Setting Preferences in Sibelius 7
Using Sibelius in the Classroom using the default settings and preferences can be a real nuisance in the classroom. Click on the link to download my simple guide to make your classroom experience with Sibelius 7 so much easier.
For the pdf version, click Preferences for Sibelius 7
For the video version, click Sibelius Preferences Video
Creating sight reading exercises in Sibelius
Click on the link to download my simple guide to make your instrumental and vocal teaching experience with Sibelius 7 so much easier.
For the pdf version, click Creating Sight Reading Exercises
For the video version, click Sibelius Sight Reading Video