The Facsimile or Original Music

I take the facsimile (composer's or copyist's handwritten copy of the original and turn it into a legible, modern performance edition with score and parts. I use Sibelius 8.4.1.  Often the original facsimile is hard to read, written in archaic clefs.  Sometimes there is a score, but no parts; sometimes there are parts, but no score. My editions come with both score (full, vocal & reduced full) and parts.  I'm also working toward providing a score with a reduced piano score for rehearsal purposes. The conductor can also choose to conduct from the facsimile while the musicians play the new parts.  Of course, measure numbers will have to be marked in....

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