PlayScore 2 is a great way to scan sheet music into Sibelius. If you want to get music into Sibelius quickly and accurately PlayScore can do the job. Importing music into Sibelius is so easy with PlayScore 2 that a PDF score can visible in Sibelius in a couple of minutes. You can scan any kind of sheet music into Sibelius with PlayScore 2. With PlayScore 2, transferring printed scores into Sibelius costs just a few dollars. And you can download the app for free.
Because PlayScore is so accurate and handles all the details like slurs, dynamics and articulation, getting printed music into Sibelius, or importing PDF music into Sibelius is the best way for Sibelius to read sheet music. Sibelius can import the notes from sheet music and Sibelius can import the notes from printed music quickly and accurately using PlayScore 2 on your iPhone.
To get your sheet music into Sibelius just click on PlayScore 2’s Camera button and take pictures until you have snapped all the pages.
To get a PDF into Sibelius just open the score in Safari and choose ‘Copy to PlayScore 2’
When PlayScore 2 reads pages of music for import into Sibelius, PlayScore 2 works in the background as you snap, so the MusicXML is ready to import into Sibelius right afterwards.
PDF scores will be scanned into Sibelius so easily that you will wonder why you never exported your printed music into Sibelius before.
OCR that transcribes music into Sibelius with PlayScore is called Music OMR for Sibelius because PlayScore’s Optical Music Recognition for export to Sibelius reads the notes, accidentals, articulation, slurs, even tremolo using an optical process designed for importing sheet music into programs like Sibelius.