Dorico 3.1.10 update now available, including more than 50 fixes

We're pleased to announce the immediate availability of Dorico 3.1.10, a maintenance release free to all existing Dorico Pro 3, Dorico Elements 3 and Dorico SE customers. This is a modest update focused on fixing bugs, with little to speak of in the way of brand new...

Dorico 3.1 released: condensing changes, dynamics lane, lines, and more

We are delighted to announce, on this day of days, three big bits of news: we are introducing a free version of Dorico, called Dorico SE, which you can download right now; we are holding a special January Sale event for one week only, allowing you to save 30% on a...

Introducing Dorico SE free music notation software

We are delighted to introduce a brand new member of the Dorico product family today: Dorico SE is a completely free version of Dorico, available for Windows and macOS, which anybody can download and use with no time limits. Create beautiful sheet music for one or two...

Save 30% in the Dorico January Sale – for one week only!

To celebrate the start of the NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, which kicks off today, we have three big bits of Dorico news: the release of the huge new Dorico 3.1 update; the brand new free version, Dorico SE; and also a rare opportunity to add Dorico to your toolbox at a special, discounted price – but hurry, because this offer is strictly time-limited and ends in one week, on Thursday 23 January 2020.

MAKING NOTES

Dorico 3.1.10 update now available, including more than 50 fixes

Dorico 3.1.10 update now available, including more than 50 fixes

We're pleased to announce the immediate availability of Dorico 3.1.10, a maintenance release free to all existing Dorico Pro 3, Dorico Elements 3 and Dorico SE customers. This is a modest update focused on fixing bugs, with little to speak of in the way of brand new...

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Dorico development update for December 2019

Dorico development update for December 2019

As 2019 draws to its close, a final brief development diary update to round out the year. Back in October, when Dorico 3.0.10 was released, I promised a further free update to arrive before the end of the year. At the risk of spoiling your holiday season, we have...

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SHOWCASE

Dorico Prelude: Behind the scenes

Dorico Prelude: Behind the scenes

Along with today's introduction of Dorico 3, we're delighted to introduce a new piece of music by composer Segun Akinola, called Dorico Prelude, that we will be using as Dorico's audio brand from now on. In this post I will share a little bit about the piece and about...

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TUTORIALS

Marching percussion template for Tapspace Virtual Drumline

Marching percussion template for Tapspace Virtual Drumline

The current default marching instruments in Dorico for e.g. marching tenor drums or bass drums are not automatically mapped for use with Tapspace's Virtual Drumline (VDL) and also do not contain as many notehead types (percussion techniques) as you might need.  I've...

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OPINION

Women composers and the Dorico Operation Manual

Women composers and the Dorico Operation Manual

As of this moment in time, there are excerpts of music by sixteen different women composers spread throughout the Dorico 2 Operation Manual. There are a few by some ‘typical’ names from the canon too of course, like Debussy, Mozart, and Brahms, but I wanted to make a...

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Classical Music in the Age of #MeToo

Classical Music in the Age of #MeToo

In recent years, the issue of sexual harassment has sent shockwaves reaching from the film industry to national governments – and the world of classical music has not been immune from revelations. Earlier this year, the Washington Post published the results of its...

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NEWS

Marching percussion template for Tapspace Virtual Drumline

Marching percussion template for Tapspace Virtual Drumline

The current default marching instruments in Dorico for e.g. marching tenor drums or bass drums are not automatically mapped for use with Tapspace's Virtual Drumline (VDL) and also do not contain as many notehead types (percussion techniques) as you might need.  I've...

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Dorico 3.1.10 update now available, including more than 50 fixes

Dorico 3.1.10 update now available, including more than 50 fixes

We're pleased to announce the immediate availability of Dorico 3.1.10, a maintenance release free to all existing Dorico Pro 3, Dorico Elements 3 and Dorico SE customers. This is a modest update focused on fixing bugs, with little to speak of in the way of brand new...

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LATEST VIDEOS

Productivity improvements in Dorico 2.2

Flow headings in Dorico 2.2

Arranging in Dorico Pro with Septura Brass Septet | Artist