XBox Live Edition of this Week’s Monday Melodies Free Playlist

What do Musicnotes.com and the XBox have in common? If you guessed great songs by wonderful musicians and songwriters, you guessed right! Today’s free music playlist features songs from music videos available on the ever-popular XBox Live. Did you know that XBox started to incorporate music videos into their XBox Live Marketplace service from Warner Music just this past summer? They also announced in early October that they were adding music videos from Universal to XBox Live. With more and more music videos added every day, you can watch all your favorite musicians and singers on XBox Live, then rock out in your own living room. Whether you sing, play
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The Whole Note: Sale! Musicnotes.com News for November 7, 2008

20% Off Christmas Sheet Music Books Sale! Bing Crosby. Burl Ives. Natalie Cole. Dean Martin. Barbara Streisand. The list of popular singers and bands who have lent their voices to the holidays are too many to count in one post, but we’re happy that this year — you can add yours. From now until midnight on November 30, 2008, enjoy a twenty percent off savings on every Christmas sheet music book and Christmas songbook we have in stock! While shipping is not included in this promotion, we do ship our Christmas sheet music books internationally. For this sale, the twenty percent off price will be automatically taken off when you
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Free Music Games to Develop Your Ear for Music and More!

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 feature different challenges from learning music theory to pitch recognition, songwriting and ear training. For those of you wondering whether or not these music games are for adults or kids, we’ve added a mini-review to each of these websites to help you see whether or not these games are right for you or someone you know. Enjoy!

Free Broadway Showtunes Playlist for this week’s Monday Melodies

In celebration of you, our customers, who have made High School Musical 3 sheet music a huge success on our site — we’ve put together fifty songs in today’s Monday Melodies Playlist! From contemporary broadway shows like Spamalot to classic musicals like Les Miserables, we are happy to share with you these musical selections. Listen to your favorite showtunes like Greased Lightning, Under the Sea, Johanna and much, much more! We hope you enjoy this week’s edition of our Monday Melodies and we hope you take time to listen to these great songs and sing along! [kml_flashembed movie="http://www.profileplaylist.net/mc/mp3player-othersite.swf?config=http://www.profileplaylist.net/mc/config/config_regular_noautostart_shuffle.xml&mywidth=435&myheight=270&playlist_url=http://www.profileplaylist.net/loadplaylist.php?playlist=51888753" height="270" width="435" fversion="9" useexpressinstall="true" /] Happy monday!

Monday Melodies Free Playlist: Musical Tribute to our Production Staff

We’d like to dedicate today’s Monday Melody Free Playlist to our talented Production Team. Pushing themselves to the limit, our Production Team worked together in new and innovative ways to bring you, our customers and music fans everywhere, over 300 new sheet music releases last Tuesday. In this picture, you can see some of our production staff having fun with their fearless leader, Tom Nauman. Truly, the Production Team are gladiators (and gladiatrixes) at heart, and we congratulate each and every one of them for their hard work. All of us here at Musicnotes.com are very proud of this department not only because they created a new company record, but
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Monday Melodies Free Playlist: Last Week’s New Releases Turn Back Time

This past week we turned back the clock to bring you music from the 40s through to today. Today’s free playlist highlights a combination of our new sheet music releases, top-selling sheet music selections, and a few spooky surprises just in time for Halloween. We’re delighted to provide you with this range of artists from our new releases featured last week. Featured in this Monday’s free playlist, is a range of thirty songs from multiple decades to include artists like Pink, Frank Sinatra, Natasha Bedingfield, Judy Garland, Elvis Presley, Simon and Garfunkel, The Monkees, Mariah Carey, Something Corporate and a whole lot more! From Chariots of Fire to Dancing Queen
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Buy One Get One Guitar Guru Session Free for PC or Mac!

This week Musicnotes.com is thrilled to offer Guitar Guru Sessions, our hands-on interactive guitar lessons, for the Mac in addition to our PC customers. In celebration of Guitar Guru’s ability to be used on a Mac or a PC, we’re offering every fan of Guitar Guru an exclusive one-week only coupon. Buy one Guitar Guru Session, get one free! In addition to explaining the coupon’s terms, I want to take a few minutes and help you understand what this new compatibility means to our new-and-existing Guitar Guru fans with a quick Q & A. Remember, if you have comments or questions to share please let us know. It’s because of
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Monday Melodies Free Playlist for October 13, 2008

Here at Musicnotes.com, Monday’s tend to be a little bittersweet. Last week we featured new sheet music downloads and the top downloaded songs — your favorite sheet music — on our homepage. As we get ready for more updates tomorrow, we say good-bye to the new sheet music downloads for last week and hello to new musical selections from musicians like Trans-Siberian Orchestra tomorrow. Although we welcome last week’s sheet music downloads into our ever-growing songbook of almost 90,000 titles, we hope that you’ll revisit our weekly collection of new sheet music updates. There’s a lot of great titles in the mix to explore in several different styles of music.
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Free Manuscript Paper for Your Songwriting

As you know, we offer free sheet music every month, featuring a different song. Last week I had mentioned that October’s free sheet music download is In the Hall of the Mountain King. Did you know that we also offer free manuscript paper that you can download? We feature a variety of formats that you can download and print out, including free manuscript paper for piano, which is the most common type of blank sheet music. We offer 15 different types of free manuscript paper for you to download and use. Here’s a partial list of what we have to offer, the full set is on our free sheet music
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What’s on Your Desktop? Here are Some Free Music Wallpapers

Whether you like to use a PC or a Mac, I can’t think of a better way to show off your musical interests than to customize your desktop. I found a variety of free music wallpapers from Deviant Art and a digital artist located at Vlad Studio that I’d like to share with you. Deviant Art is a community of artists that offers free wallpapers that are okay to download for your personal use.(1) Vlad Studio also offers free desktop wallpapers for your personal use as well.(2) Here are some music wallpapers that I really liked: Music for the Masses – This is what I would consider a "mixed media"
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