Love Broadway Shows and Musicals? Here are Your 2009 Movie Musicals.

During the Oscars, Hugh Jackman had sung and danced his way into the hearts of the audience. At the end of one of the performances, he had proclaimed, “The musical is back!” Here at Musicnotes.com, we couldn’t agree more. This list of movie musicals for 2009 is by no means a comprehensive one, but there are a few musical highlights we wanted to point out. Did you know that they are working on a production of Fame: the Movie? There isn’t an “official website” up yet, but according to the Internet Movie Database (IMDb) the film will debut in September. You can watch a sneak preview of Fame on IMDb,
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Disney Sheet Music for Your Favorite Animated Movies

Did you know that we have an extensive collection of Disney sheet music? From Down to Earth sheet music from Wall-E to animated classic films like Sleeping Beauty, sheet music for Disney animated films is a great way to entice young students to practice. Disney sheet music is also a lot of fun to sing, too! Several songs over the years have been sung by very talented artists including Bette Midler, Billy Crystal, Angela Lansbury and many others. Who is your favorite Disney singer? List of Disney Animated Movies Sheet Music In this list, we feature several animated Disney movies that we have sheet music for. Some of these movies
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Watchmen Movie Sheet Music for the Soundtrack

Watchmen released in theaters this past weekend grossing an impressive $55.7 million. The film is based on an acclaimed graphic novel by Alan Moore, who has a love-hate relationship with Hollywood. So far the film has received an average rating of 65 percent according to Watchmen reviews on Rotten Tomatoes, in part due to its “R” rating. Watchmen is a landmark film in part because it’s the first R-Rated superhero movie ever produced, but also because it’s a film based on a graphic novel that has received critical acclaim. Part of the graphic novel’s success has been due to its multi-layered storyline which spans decades. The Interview with Alan Moore
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Bunessan Free Sheet Music, More from Twilight in The Whole Note

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 Lachlan Macbean, the song title was renamed Bunessan after a Scottish village close to Mary MacDonald’s hometown of Ardtun. Believe it or not, the song was originally associated with a hymn called Child in the Manger. (1) This March, download your free sheet music for the song Bunessan and enjoy this gorgeous melody. To download
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Oscars Sheet Music for Nominated Movies

What do movies like Benjamin Button, the Dark Knight or Wall-E have in common? If you guessed the Oscars, then you guessed right! We took a look into our sheet music vault to see what songs we had for these fabulous films. Everyone is talking about The Wrestler starring Mickey Rourke. The soundtrack features many bands and artists from the era of big hair bands. Remember Cinderella? We have sheet music for Don’t Know What You Got (Until It’s Gone). The song can only be described as one of the best “rock” ballads of its time. We’ve gotten quite a few requests for the song from Bruce Springsteen, and we’re
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Bolt Sheet Music, American Idol Surprises and More in The Whole Note

Have you seen Bolt yet? Nominated for an Academy award, this film is about a Hollywood action star dog who believes he has super powers! But does he? If you haven’t found out whether or not Bolt’s true super powers lie in his paws or in his heart, you’ll definitely want to rent this heart-warming tale about man’s best friend voiced by John Travolta. Miley Cyrus lends her voice-acting and singing talents to the other main character in the film, Penny. Miley sings the song I Thought I Lost You, a song featured on the Bolt soundtrack and in the movie. Now you can sing right along with Miley, or
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Benjamin Button Sheet Music, New Metallica Tab and More in The Whole Note

With thirteen nominations for an Academy Award, moviegoers are flocking to see this film based on a story by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Starring Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett, the film clocks in at almost three hours long and chronicles the life of a man born in his eighties who ages backwards. The soundtrack for Benjamin Button includes original compositions by Alexandre Desplat, and offers a rich mix of jazz, blues and gospel undertones. Here’s a piece of movie trivia for you, too. The piano piece that Benjamin learns how to play in the movie is The Bethena Rag by Scott Joplin. We invite you to take a musical journey with
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Down to Earth Wall-E Sheet Music. Award-Winning Song?

The song Down to Earth for the movie Wall-E, sung by veteran performer Peter Gabriel, has been nominated for both a Grammy and an Oscar. This six-minute song was featured in the animated film Wall-E by Disney and Pixar Studios, and is a perfect compliment to a movie about this trash compactor robot. (His full name is Waste Allocation Load-Lifter Earth-Class. What a mouthful!) Now you can play Down To Earth Sheet Music from the movie Wall-E right in your own home. Not familiar with the song or this popular movie? What is Wall-E about? Well, what do you get when the last man on earth isn’t really a man,
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Sheet Music for Fireproof Movie Starring Kirk Cameron

We mentioned in an earlier edition of “The Whole Note” that we had received sheet music for the song “While I’m Waiting” by John Waller, a song featured in the movie Fireproof starring Kirk Cameron. This song was one that many of you had requested, and we are pleased to now offer you more songs from the Fireproof movie soundtrack. The movie “Fireproof” is about a fireman, played by Kirk Cameron, whose marriage is in trouble. As the couple prepares to enter divorce proceedings, Caleb’s father challenges his son to commit to a 40-day experiment: “The Love Dare.” Wondering if it’s even worth the effort, Caleb agrees-for his father’s sake
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Christmas Sheet Music Featured on the Four Christmases Movie Soundtrack

The hot Christmas movie this season is called “Four Christmases.” This movie stars Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn as a couple who have avoided visiting their parents for the past three years. Here’s a little bit about the movie from the official Four Christmases website. No one enjoys the holidays more than Brad and Kate. Every December 25th, this happily unmarried, upscale San Francisco couple embark on a holiday tradition they have shared every year since they met—ditching their crazy families for a relaxing, fun-filled vacation in some sunny exotic locale. There, sipping margaritas by the pool, they toast the season, knowing they have once again avoided the chaos and
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