Archive for 'Holidays'
Posted on Nov 23, 2009 by Monica.
Are you celebrating Thanksgiving? Here in the U.S. at Musicnotes headquarters, we’ll be enjoying turkey, stuffing and all the fixings on Thursday. While we won’t be around to arrange new songs, like our free sheet music for December, we’re still thinking about music. In this post, we’d like to share with you ten songs that [...]
Posted on Nov 18, 2009 by Monica.
In this post related to Christian sheet music, we highlight fifty contemporary Christian Christmas songs. These songs were performed and/or written by some of your favorite contemporary Christian music artists including Amy Grant, NewSong, Steven Curtis Chapman, Michael W. Smith and many more! Some of these titles are traditional songs that were revived by popular [...]
Posted on Nov 12, 2009 by Monica.
If you’re like many of us here, you’re probably humming along to the Christmas music playing in the store or you’re getting ready for your holiday concert. This year, Musicnotes.com is pleased to present you with a broader selection of arrangements for Christmas songs that you can sing along to. We have quite a few [...]
Posted on Oct 26, 2009 by Monica.
Whenever we think of Halloween sheet music, it’s easy to think of songs from NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS or piano solos like Tubular Bells from THE EXORCIST. While there is no shortage of spooky movie sheet music, it can be pretty challenging to think of contemporary or classical piano solos that have a somber or scary [...]
Posted on Oct 23, 2009 by Monica.
Are you a fan of Buffy the Vampire Slayer? This television show, created by Joss Whedon, was about a teenage slayer who hunts vampires. Certain episodes were risky, creative endeavors that pushed the boundaries of this paranormal show. For example, Hush was an episode nominated for an Emmy with very little dialogue. Once More With [...]
Posted on Oct 22, 2009 by Monica.
Isn’t it amazing how spooky a piano can be? Songwriters have been composing piano sheet music for everything from creepy TV shows to somber classical music. There are quite a few movies with eerie theme songs like Tubular Bells from THE EXORCIST or the Main Theme from John Carpenter’s HALLOWEEN. There are also quite a [...]
Posted on Oct 16, 2009 by Monica.
In this edition of The Whole Note, we’d like to turn your attention to the sound and stage. Do you know what’s lurking behind the curtain? We do! There are several Broadway shows that are perfect for Halloween. Whether they inspire you to dress up in costume or sing a little tune, we think you [...]
Posted on Oct 09, 2009 by Monica.
Isn’t it hard to believe that Halloween is just around the corner? Whether you’re carving Jack-o’-lanterns or visiting a haunted house, don’t forget that October is the perfect time to tickle your ivories with some spooky Halloween songs! One song you might be interested in reading more about is our post about the Monster Mash [...]
Posted on May 22, 2009 by Monica.
Whether you’re honoring our veterans for Memorial Day or celebrating the Fourth of July, you might want to stop for a moment and think about the song, “Before You Go.” With lyrics written by Doctor Sam and music composed by John Melnick, this one song has been viewed over twenty million times and played around [...]
Posted on Apr 16, 2009 by Monica.
Did you know that April 22, 2009 is Earth Day? According to the U.S. Government site for Earth Day, “Earth Day is a time to celebrate gains we have made and create new visions to accelerate environmental progress. Earth Day is a time to unite around new actions. Earth Day and every day is a [...]