New! More Official Arrangements from GLEE

Have you been enjoying the musical-comedy television series GLEE? We’re excited to announce that we have more official arrangements of sheet music from this Golden Globe Award-winning TV series. They have been arranged for piano, voice and guitar in Musicnotes popular “Singer Pro” format. To learn more about our Singer Pro sheet music, be sure to read our post entitled, “Deciphering Singer Pro Sheet Music and Finding Your Vocal Range.” In addition to its huge popularity in the US, GLEE has attracted a wide fan base in the UK and is popular with audiences of all ages from X FACTOR-obsessed teens to musical-loving grannies. A critic from The Guardian has
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Celebrate 2010 With this Look Back at Music Trends from 2009

Susan Boyle. Les Paul. Michael Jackson. Twilight and New Moon. Legally Blonde: the Musical. Before you sing Auld Lang Syne and celebrate the birth of a new decade, take a look back at your favorite music news of 2009. In 2009, you fell in love with the music from several movies and television shows. From awards ceremonies like the Oscars to the highly-anticipated films WATCHMEN and NEW MOON, television and movie sheet music news was a hot topic. So hot, that one of our most popular Songwriter Spotlight posts, was an interview with Carter Burwell. Here are a few of the posts related to music on television shows and movies
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Love X-Factor? We Have Sheets for your Favorite Songs!

Do you love the UK’s biggest talent search show? Produced by American Idol’s judge Simon Cowell, X-Factor has produced wonderful performers like Shayne Ward, Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke, JLS and Joe McElderry. This season, there were a number of songs from this hit television show that we think you’d really enjoy playing or singing. Be sure to check out X Factor UK on YouTube! to watch clips from the show. This season’s winner was just announced, and now you can watch Joe McElderry singing his brand new single “The Climb“, too! Sheet Music for Songs Featured on X-Factor Angels by Robbie Williams Back to Black by Amy Winehouse Bleeding Love
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Song Requests in The Whole Note

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 Feeling was a musical episode that is widely popular, even to this day. The lyrics were part of the episode’s story, so characters often broke out into song. Of course, there were also a few random blurbs in the show that added a little bit of silliness, too. With music and lyrics written by Joss
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Glee Sheet Music for Songs From the TV Show

Download Glee Sheet Music at Musicnotes.com When Glee‘s pilot aired earlier last year, we fell in love with this musical comedy about an upbeat teacher who took over the glee club. Glee is back on the air, bringing you characters like the perfectionist Rachel Berry or the popular quarterback Finn. The story of the show is simple: Can the inexperienced Glee club hope to compete with the ever-popular cheerleading squad — the Cheerios — to reclaim their former glory? Will is planning to do whatever it takes to lift the glee club from obscurity and back into the spotlight again, by helping his students in any way he can. Presented
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Save Big on Digital Sheet Music Collections

Our digital sheet music collections are a great way to help you save time and money. From Broadway sheet music to pop or Christmas and everything in between, we’ve put together hundreds of money-saving sheet music collections for you to enjoy. For your convenience, we’ve highlighted some of our most popular collections. Underneath each sheet music collection, we’ve also listed the original, sale and the discounted price. The original price would be the amount you’d spend if you bought each song individually and downloaded it. Be sure to browse through our digital sheet music collections to find the one you’re looking for. At the bottom of each collection on our
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Sheet Music from Playhouse Disney

Grab your bowl of cereal and a glass of orange juice, Playhouse Disney has come to Musicnotes.com! Know for its entertaining and educational programs for kids, Playhouse Disney incorporates music, games, bright colors and fun characters into its shows. Music is a big part of all the Playhouse Disney shows. Geared for ages two and up, you can watch the shows on TV then interact with them online through Playhouse Disney on Disney.com for more fun and games! Musicnotes.com is proud to feature Singer Pro sheet music for your favorite Playhouse Disney theme songs! For more information about our Singer Pro notation, be sure to read our post about Deciphering
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Talent Shows like American Idol, YouPerform Contest Winner in the Whole Note

In this week’s wrap-up, we talk about how talent shows are inspiring musicians everywhere to sing or play their instrument and provide you with some sheet music suggestions. We also reveal the winner of our own “talent” show, the Musicnotes.com YouPerform Contest for March 2009. Britain’s Got Talent! Do you? As we mentioned earlier this week in our press release entitled Susan Boyle Phenomenon Resonates in Sheet Music, “Britain’s Got Talent” singing sensation Susan Boyle has had a definite impact on sheet music. You’ve been so inspired by Susan Boyle’s performance of I Dreamed a Dream, that this single song from Les Miserables sheet music is one of your top
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Susan Boyle Phenomenon Resonates in Sheet Music

Madison, WI – April 20, 2009 – Musicnotes, Inc., the market leader in downloadable sheet music, announced today that Susan Boyle, the singer who stunned viewers the world over with her performance of “I Dreamed a Dream” on the ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ TV show, has influenced sales of sheet music as well. “We have never encountered anything like this in the history of Musicnotes,” indicated Marketing Director, Bill Aicher. “This one song is even outselling songs from the hit movies ‘Twilight’ and ‘Hannah Montana: the Movie.’” Sheet music sales for “I Dreamed a Dream” have surpassed sales for the Miley Cyrus song “The Climb” from ‘Hannah Montana: The Movie.’ In
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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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