Most people don't like rain, but you've gotta admit: it creates a certain mood. Jazz also creates a certain mood. Put them together and what have you got? A time-machine back to the 1960s, and a ticket to becoming a lounge singer in a slinky dress, or a down-on-his-luck private investigator, or … Read more about Slow Jazz Songs for a Rainy Night
Looking out my office window into the snowy Wisconsin landscape, enduring yet another day of sub-zero high temps, I begin daydreaming about transporting from this bitter (albeit beautiful) climate to a place of sand, surf and a superb portfolio of sheet music. So goes a similar scene on the … Read more about Play the Castaway in our Desert Island of Sheet Music.
I'm sure we've all put cardboard tubes over our mouths to make horns or banged on a few pots and pan lids as makeshift cymbals in our time, but these weird and odd instruments really take the cake. We've got one that was created by Benjamin Franklin almost 400 years ago, and another that was created … Read more about 6 Amazing and Odd Instruments
Are you feeling the pressure yet? Valentine's Day is almost upon us, and those of you struggling to find a gift or special song to play are going to be very relieved. I've put together a list of Top 10 Love Songs for Valentine's Day this year, just for you! These songs are based on what has been … Read more about Top 10 Love Songs for Valentine’s Day!
Are you using Twitter to interact with your friends and family? Twitter is a micro-blogging service where you can send links and brief bits of news to your followers, reply to "Tweets" and get the latest news from people you follow. If you are already using Twitter, then you might want to consider … Read more about Follow this List of Your Favorite Musicians and Bands on Twitter!
Do you have a favorite song that instantly puts you in a great mood? What about a piece of sheet music that makes you grin every time you hear it? That song for me is Get Down Tonight by KC and the Sunshine Band. It doesn't matter where I am or what I'm doing, there's just something about getting … Read more about What Song Makes You Happy?
What do games like Simon Says or card games like Concentration have in common? If your answer is "music" then you've got it right! Whether you're new to playing piano or are a proficient classical guitarist, it's always a good idea to practice and hone your skills. These browser-based music games … Read more about Free Music Games to Develop Your Ear for Music and More!
Fall is rapidly approaching with its gorgeous color palette of smoky reds, brilliant golds and harvest oranges. Many of us here are already preparing new arrangements for Christmas sheet music and have started to bundle up, drinking coffee and wistfully remembering those gorgeous summer days. … Read more about End of Summer Blues? Here’s Sheet Music for your Mood