Product Description by our Music Experts
Sibelius (was Sibelius First) by Avid is a more affordable cut down version of Sibelius Ultimate and is ideal for students studying GCSE Music and AS & A Level Music (the latter at a push), songwriters and church musicians. Anyone can purchase Sibelius (you do not have to be a student).
- Great for GCSE & AS/A Level Students
- Digital Download Version
- 12 Month Subscription
- Compatible with Sibelius Ultimate
- For PC and MAC
Annual Subscription - more affordable
The Sibelius (was Sibelius First) Annual Subscription gives you a years worth of use, upgrades and support. As with all subscriptions the terms needs to be renewed at the expiration or the software will cease to work. By purchasing via an annual subscription the upfront outlay is much smaller and you are always up-to-date with the latest version of Sibelius First and can access support when you need it.
Alternatively, if you would prefer to buy Sibelius 'outright' (i.e.e a perpetual license) then please click here.
Sibelius (was Sibelius First) FAQs
Can I install Sibelius on more than 1 computer?
You receive a 1 user license with Sibelius and can install it on 1 computer.
What are the differences between Sibelius and Sibelius Ultimate?
Visit our article Sibelius Vs Sibelius Ultimate to see our experts advise on which version is best and the main differences.
Is Sibelius First compatible with Sibelius Ultimate?
In Sibelius you can open Sibelius Ultimate files and also save files that can be opened in Sibelius Ultimate. So if you have the Sibelius Ultimate at school, etc its compatible with Sibelius.
What are the PC and MAC system requirements?
Sibelius is compatible with MAC and PC. Here are the recommended minimum requirements:
Windows: 64-bit Windows 7 (SP1 or later), Windows 8.1 64-bit (not Windows RT) or Windows 10 64-bit, 1+ GB of RAM, 1 GB hard disk space for Sibelius software only, 10 GB additional hard disk space for the Sibelius Sounds library (optional installation), Internet connection required for software download and activation.
Mac: Mac OS X 10.9. 10.10, 10.11, 10.12, 1+ GB of RAM 1 GB hard disk space for Sibelius software only, 10 GB additional hard disk space for the Sibelius Sounds library (optional installation), Internet connection required for software download and activation.