Introduce modifier key themes Sibelius 7


show more Introducing modifier key themes provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Jenny Amaya as part of the Sibelius 7 Essential Training show less
please wait ...

Introducing modifier key themes

At this point in your training, I think it might be helpful to point out a few themes that occur in Sibelius in regard to two of the most commonly used shortcut modifiers. First, you may not have noticed a theme developing with the shortcut modifier Ctrl, or Command if you are on Mac, but it'll probably help you if you keep this phrase in mind: Ctrl does more, and for those of you on Mac, Command does more. So how does it do more? Here are a few examples that we've already covered. First with bar selection. If I just click in a bar, I make a simple blue bar selection.

If we escape, and if we hold down Ctrl or Command and click in a bar, we end up with a system selection, so we end up selecting more. Another example is when you're moving selected notes with your arrow keys. So let's select bar 2 here, and if we just use our arrow keys, we'll move the notes diatonically up and down, but if we apply Command or Ctrl, and use the arrow keys, then the notes move by an oct...

Introducing modifier key themes
Video duration: 4m 15s 6h 4m Beginner

Viewers:

Introducing modifier key themes provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Jenny Amaya as part of the Sibelius 7 Essential Training

Subject:
Audio + Music
Software:
Sibelius
Author:
please wait ...