Sound and Music

Thank you for giving us your time at the Sound and Music Summer School 2023. We really enjoyed meeting you all at the Careers Fair on Tuesday evening and hearing your interesting ideas and questions. The whole Dorico team would like to wish you the best for the rest of the course, and for whatever you go on to next.

On the topic of next steps: we really do think that you can benefit from using Dorico. Dorico is a notation software that makes it easier and more enjoyable to do all kinds of notation work: composing, arranging, engraving – everything.  As a Sound and Music student we’d like to offer you a significant discount – keep reading!

Dorico Does It Better

If you’d like more information or to try Dorico for yourself, here are some useful links.

Resources and Getting Started

  • Dorico resources – including getting started guides, downloadable quick reference cards and posters and more
  • Comparison list between Dorico Elements and Pro


  • Dorico SE – free to download
  • Dorico for iPad – free to download with optional subscription
  • Dorico Elements – from £57 for students from
  • Dorico Pro *Discount* – (normally £308) now only £159 with a Sound and Music discount code (or only £99 when crossgrading from Sibelius or Finale). Email John for details

And please keep in touch:



Try Dorico for yourself

Dorico SE is completely free to download and use, forever.

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