Archive for 'Holidays'
Posted on Mar 27, 2009 by Monica.
With the rise in popularity of Christian sheet music the past, few years, many of these music lovers have renewed their interest in sheet music for Easter. Musicnotes.com offers a broad selection of Easter sheet music by your favorite Christian music artists like: Newsong, Glad, Point of Grace and much, much more! If you enjoy [...]
Posted on Mar 16, 2009 by Monica.
Did you know that St. Patrick’s Day has been observed as both a secular and non-secular holiday? The religious feast day honoring St. Patrick has been celebrated by the Irish for over 1,000 years. Although the first St. Patrick’s Day parade took place in New York City in 1762, it wasn’t until the late twentieth [...]
Posted on Feb 27, 2009 by Monica.
Do you remember the song Morning Has Broken? The popular melody performed by Cat Stevens in the early 1970s was originally based on a song by Scottish composer Mary MacDonald (1789 – 1872). The original lyrics for her hymn entitled Leanabh an Aigh were written in Gaelic. When the hymn was translated into English by [...]
Posted on Feb 06, 2009 by Monica.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day this year by reliving some of your most heartfelt memories. From wedding sheet music to popular love songs that highlight the best parts of your relationships, it’s easy to mark the milestones of your heart with a song. This Valentine’s Day, remember your greatest moments with older love songs like The Luckiest [...]
Posted on Jan 20, 2009 by Monica.
What do Bono, Faith Hill and Mary J Blige have in common? If you guessed “America’s Song” you guessed right, but the story behind this powerful, patrotic tune begins with a member of the Black-Eyed Peas named Will.i.am. Will.i.am. had created the song “Yes, We Can” and “It’s a New Day” for the Obama campaign. [...]
Posted on Dec 26, 2008 by Monica.
Do you have New Year’s plans to ring in 2009 by playing or singing the New Year’s song Auld Lang Syne? Did you know that Auld Lang Syne is based off of a Scottish poem written by Robert Burns in 1788? The poem was then set to the tune of a traditional Scottish folk song [...]
Posted on Dec 15, 2008 by Monica.
We are so glad that you enjoyed our first Christmas music playlist, so we created another one for you. Today, we bring you Christmas music from several Christmas movie soundtracks including: Bad Santa, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Scrooged, Elf, Santa Clause 2, Christmas with the Kranks and more! Did you know that many of [...]
Posted on Nov 24, 2008 by Monica.
The first snow has officially landed here at Musicnotes.com, and we’re making plans to get ready for Thanksgiving. Pumpkin pie and turkey aren’t the only things on our minds — we’re getting ready for the holidays. Like all of you, we’re wrapping up November and counting down the days until Christmas. In today’s Monday Melodies [...]
Posted on Nov 20, 2008 by Monica.
What happens when two great songwriters get together? Well, in this case you get Winter Song, written by Ingrid Michaelson and Sara Bareilles. Featured on the Hotel Cafe Holiday Winter Songs collection, the Ingrid Michaelson Winter Song duet with Sara Bareilles is one of fifteen songs on this holiday CD. A portion of the proceeds [...]
Posted on Nov 14, 2008 by Monica.
Laugh, Sing, Play Dive into the holiday season this year by tickling your funny bone. Why not take a break from practicing for your holiday concerts by singing along to one of our Christmas Novelty songs? In this special sheet music collection, we picked seven of your favorite Christmas novelty songs to provide you with [...]