Hal Leonard Europe Begins Distribution of Avid Pro Tools and Sibelius in EMEA


Here’s some exciting news from MIA Member Hal Leonard. They’ve just launched a distribution deal with Avid for EMEA territories. This includes Pro Tools, as well as Sibelius, meaning that some MIA members may get to know the company a bit better than they currently do! 

Leading sheet music publisher and distributor will distribute Avid’s industry-leading digital audio and music notation software to individual creatives, aspiring professionals and educational establishments

London, UK, July 27, 2018 – Leading sheet music publisher and distributor Hal Leonard Europe has today announced that it will distribute Avid® Pro Tools® digital audio software and Sibelius® music notation software to individual creatives, aspiring professionals and educational establishments through authorized resellers in EMEA territories. The addition of Avid’s pro audio solutions to its EMEA catalogue ensures Hal Leonard Europe can meet growing demand for professional audio software with industry-leading creative tools.

“We chose to expand our UK and European offerings with Avid as their solutions are the industry-standard creative tools used by artists, producers, mixers, composers and orchestrators all over the world,” said Tom Venvell, sales director for Hal Leonard Europe. “Avid offers creative tools for people at any stage in their careers—from those just starting out to award-winning pros—and licensing options to suit any budget. The success of Avid’s creative tools motivates our business growth as we expand into new territories. It was a logical choice for us to expand our long-standing relationship with the company.”

As an Avid Strategic Global Partner, Hal Leonard already distributes Avid software and hardware solutions in North America and Australia, as well as supporting online initiatives with digital and physical content, back-end licensing, and marketing. In EMEA, Hal Leonard Europe will distribute Pro Tools, the industry-standard digital audio software that provides the tools needed to create music or sound for film and television while connecting users with a premier network of artists, producers and mixers around the world. It will also distribute Sibelius, the world’s best-selling music notation software that helps composers deliver scores faster and more efficiently.

“Following the recent expansion of our creative tools family, Avid now offers a complete set of solutions that grow with artists from the time they start out, to the moment they become professionals, to when they’re at the pinnacle of their careers,” said Tom Cordiner, Senior Vice President of Global Sales at Avid. “Hal Leonard Europe’s expertise in Avid solutions, combined with its extensive dealer network, will help the creative communities in EMEA to do their best possible work, and take advantage of our creative
ecosystem to help advance their careers.”