Perhaps the most influential eight bars of music ever written, Pachelbel's "Canon in D" is instantly recognizable even to classical music rookies. With wedding season in full swing here at MNHQ, we thought we'd take a closer look at the story behind the nuptial favorite. Johann Pachelbel was … Read more about Beyond the Aisle with Pachelbel’s “Canon in D”
There are certain things we absolutely can count on each summer (we're especially thinking back to the days of marching band practice). Strange tan lines, endless bottles of water, copious amounts of sunscreen, and that one summer song that we absolutely love in May and have no way of escaping come … Read more about Songs of Summers Past, Do You Remember These 20 Hot-Weather Hits?
Maybe you're looking to pick a piano recital piece that's sure to receive a standing ovation. Perhaps you want to impress friends at a impromptu dinner party session. Or, you could be on the hunt for a personal challenge, classical piano music that will improve your finger dexterity or speed. Well, … Read more about Test Your Skill with Challenging Classical Piano Music!
Here in the US, we celebrate Memorial Day the final Monday in May to honor Americans who have died while in military service. Traditional festivities include parades, picnics and programs paying tribute to those who gave their lives in service to our country. Of course, these events are the perfect … Read more about Memorial Day Music Class: The History of Armed Service Songs
MADISON, WI — May 17, 2014 — Sheet music and the military may not be associated with one another all too often, but for the nearly six weeks between Memorial Day and Independence Day, Musicnotes.com has made a tradition of donating $1 of every patriotic sheet music piece sold to Honor Flight … Read more about Honored to Help Support Veterans, One Patriotic Sheet Music Download At a Time
Notation is the way music is represented by written symbols. Symbols can include notes or other markings that indicate how to play your song. A few of you had asked what some of those musical symbols mean, and our production team recommended this list of modern musical symbols which includes … Read more about Love Piano Sheet Music? Learn about Types of Notation!
Did you know that Musicnotes.com customers can review the sheet music they've purchased on our site? Sheet music reviews can be pretty subjective, because musicians and singers might have different levels of proficiency. That's one of the reasons why we designed the reviews the way we did. Customers … Read more about How to Review Sheet Music on Musicnotes.com
When browsing for sheet music at Musicnotes.com, you've likely come across a title with a green Musicnotes logo next to it. This logo signifies a Musicnotes Edition. Musicnotes Editions are sheet music downloads arranged by our incredible in-house publications team. On every piece bearing that … Read more about Musicnotes Editions: What they Are, What Value they Provide