Musical Mania Bracket

Play March Musical Mania: Vote In Our Tournament of Songs!

We’ve organized the most major of song showdowns to celebrate tournament season. Vote for which song you think should continue in the “big musical dance” today,  fill out a printable song bracket to follow along with the fun, and see which song is crowned tournament champion on April 11th! There are 4 categories to vote for in Round 1: Classical & Jazz, Movies & Musicals, Pop & Rock and Country & Christian, with 8 match-ups each. Cast your vote by choosing your favorite song in each head-to-head match-up below. You may vote in any of the match-ups you’d like. Remember to visit to see and hear the sheet music
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Downloadable Frozen Sheet Music

News: Frozen Sheet Music Breaks Sales Records

MADISON, WI – February 24, 2014 – Disney’s latest animated adventure, ‘Frozen,’ not only is proving to be a box-office behemoth and soundtrack smash, sheet music from the land of Arendelle is melting away the competition at, the world leader in downloadable sheet music and digital sheet music publishing. Downloadable sheet music for “Let It Go,” the film’s powerful tribute to embracing your individuality, has sold more than 25,000 copies since it was added to the Musicnotes catalogue early this year. Piano/Vocal/Chords, Singer Pro, Easy Piano and Beginner Notes sheet music for “Let It Go”  has outsold all other songs in each arrangement category. Additionally, many of the instrumental
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window seat

How to Travel With Musical Instruments

Scarier even than Snakes on a Plane are instruments on a plane, or anywhere else where you can’t see them or take care of them yourself. Maybe you’ve never had to travel with your instrument before, but even if you haven’t, you can still imagine just how sucky it would be to have your instrument break while in transit. (FYI: It’s really sucky.) I mean, you obviously need it; that’s why you brought it with you 50 or 100 or even 1,000 miles from home. And now it’s busted, and you have to fix it before that gig or audition or what-have-you. Let’s avoid all that entirely by following these steps:

"Stay" sheet music

News: Rihanna, Pink Songs Most Likely to be Seen on a Music Stand in 2013

MADISON, WI – February 4, 2014 – The smash hits “Stay” by Rihanna and “Just Give Me A Reason” by Pink were the top choices for musicians to play in 2013, according to, the world’s leading sheet music e-retailer and publisher. Those songs ranked #1 and #2 respectively on the Top Ten List compiled by the company, which offers nearly 250,000 pieces of digital sheet music and guitar tablature. also released its Top 100 List of downloaded sheet music for 2013, comprising tunes that dominated the pop charts this past year as well as perennial favorites and everything in between.

Welcome to the Musicnotes Blog

Keeping You In Tune with Musicnotes News

Hi there, It’s been a while! We took a bit of a break from updating our blog to focus on implementing some exciting changes and adding new functions to I and the MN team look forward to exploring them with you and getting your feedback right here in the coming months. As you can tell, we’ve given our blog page a mini-makeover and hope you find it easy to peruse and valuable to read. Actually, we want you to think of this site as even more than just a source for Musicnotes tech updates and company news (although you’ll most certainly be the first to know about both). We
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New Feature: Browse All Arrangements of a Song

As a musician, you know not every arrangement is the right one for your particular needs. Perhaps you need a song arranged for a particular instrument, as performed by a certain artist, or in a specific notation like tab or leadsheet format, etc. With all these different possible iterations of a song, finding the right one in our search results can be a rather involved task. Sure, the categories on the left side of search results are useful for helping to narrow things down, as are the descriptions in the search results and the instant previews of the sheet music, but even then it can be difficult to find the
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News: Sheet Music Download Sales Increase 25% at In 2010

MADISON, WI – January 18, 2011 –, the leading digital sheet music retailer and publisher, announced today sales of digital sheet music at its online store grew 25% in 2010, accelerating from the 21% growth recorded in 2009 and exceeding $10 million in yearly sales for the first time. “Musicnotes added great content in 2010 – both new song releases as well as back catalog – and made marked improvements to the customer shopping experience, resulting in a solid increase in our conversion rate,” stated Musicnotes Chairman, Tim Reiland. “We are expecting further conversion gains in 2011 as we introduce significant site enhancements currently in development.” Other important developments
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A Revolution in Sheet Music: The New iPad App

MADISON, WI – October 6, 2010 –, the leading digital sheet music retailer and publisher, announced today a new release of its free iPad app, designed to allow musicians to import, manage and interact with their digital sheet music library on the popular mobile device. The app provides’s customers the ability to interact with their sheet music on their iPad by synchronizing it with their existing account. Once songs are downloaded to the iPad, they are stored locally on the device, allowing musicians to play their sheet music even if they are unable to access the Internet. Features in this release include: The ability to instantly
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Join Us for 2010 Musicnotes Rock for the Cure

Musicnotes is joining forces with the Susan G. Komen Women Rock for the Cure organization again this year to promote breast cancer awareness especially early diagnosis and treatment. There are many great things happening during this year’s awareness month of October including free mammograms so please visit if you’d like to get more involved. Musicnotes is participating by hosting a show featuring Musicnotes-related bands on the day of the city-wide Women Rock for the Cure event on October 15th. We’d love it if you could join us! Here are the details: Musicnotes Rock for the Cure Event Friday October 15th 8:30 to midnight Hemingway Lounge 2960 Cahill Main, Fitchburg,
Continue reading… Logs Two-Millionth Customer; Digital Sales Growing At 25% Year-Over-Year

MADISON, WI – May 20, 2010 –, the leading digital sheet music retailer and publisher, announced today it has now sold downloads to more than two million customers, breaking that mark late April. The two-millionth customer downloaded several songs including “Ave Maria” performed by Beyonce. Musicnotes also announced 2010 digital sales are growing at a 25% rate through mid-May versus the same time period in 2009. The company is seeing both strong traffic and an increasing sales conversion rate. Growth outside the US is modestly higher than overall growth, continuing a trend Musicnotes has experienced over the past few years. “We have recently focused a lot of energy on
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