Downloading sheet music to play instantly is easy as can be, right? Did you know that before a song makes its way to the huge Musicnotes.com catalogue, joining more than 300,000 other instantly available works, it first takes a journey through a legal process, a proofing process and a technological … Read more about What YOU Should Know About Music Publishing, with Sean Flahaven of Warner/Chappell Music
Cupid's arrow can strike anywhere, even in the rehearsal room. Have you noticed a little extra attention being thrown your way by a fellow bandmate? Do you think he or she might be interested in harmonizing outside of the band room? Check out our top 10 signs your bandmate has a crush on you … Read more about 10 Signs Your Bandmate Might be Crushing on You
As musicians, we appreciate a vast array of music benefits that come from playing and practicing. For some of us, music helps to relax us. For others, it helps to pep us up! Sitting down at the piano or picking up our violin can offer a fun diversion, or it can challenge you in unique ways. Aside … Read more about Learn The Many Ways That Music Benefits Your Mind – Fun Animated Infographic
The great Finnish composer Jean Sibelius wrote "music begins where the possibilities of language end." As proud music nerds and book nerds, we're often reminded of how literature has served as an inspirational source for composers and songwriters throughout history. In celebration of National … Read more about By Song and By Book, Our 10 Favorite Lit-Inspired Musical Arrangements
"For me, it was just something fun," said Chuck P. of his decision to audition for The Voice a couple of weeks ago. A vocalist/keyboardist in a very popular local cover band by night and Musicnotes' go-to guy by day, our 'Chuck-of-all-trades' sat down to share his experience auditioning for The … Read more about What It’s Like to Audition for The Voice + Recommended Vocal Audition Sheet Music
We’re sorry, this contest has ended and the winner has been notified. Thanks for sharing your hilarious entries! We're back for another round of "what's that lyric?" where we share what songs we've flubbed the words to lately. Misheard lyrics often have hilarious results. Whether singing in the … Read more about Come Again? 10 More Hilariously Misheard Lyrics. Win a $10 Gift Card!
The chart-topping Christian band Unspoken is many things, but silent certainly isn't one of them. The group, led by vocalist Chad Mattson, has a message, and they share that message loud and clear with songs focused on empowerment and gratitude. It's that positive, uplifting message that has … Read more about Q&A With Lead Singer Chad Mattson of the Outspokenly Positive Band, Unspoken.
One of the best parts of working at Musicnotes is that you get the opportunity to celebrate, appreciate and play an entire world's worth of musical styles and genres. This is part of the reason we feel a kindred connection to singer/songwriter Jordan Feliz. Jordan Feliz's single, "The River," has … Read more about Q&A With Christian Singer, Songwriter, and Purveyor of the Road-Less-Traveled, Jordan Feliz
The new year presents us with the opportunity to consider what we may want to improve upon or accomplish over the next 12 months. Have you chosen your musical new year's resolutions or goals yet? Read on to find popular articles relating to seven common musical resolutions, including everything from … Read more about Tips for Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions and Meeting Musical Goals