Recently Added Sheet Music – 18 May 2018

This week Anne has added 2 new arrangements to the site.  One of which adds to the two band arrangements from last week by J Penny  and the second by the German composer Jean-Paul-Égide Martini. This arrangement of Plaisir d’Amour adds to 8 other arrangements we have on Music Scores for the Voice, Violin, Viola, Flute, Clarinet, Cello,… Read More »

Recently Added Sheet Music – 11 May 2018

This week Anne has added 3 new arrangements to the site. Two of these arrangements are for Bands from the English freelance musician James Penny. The third arrangement is of  the Christmas song ‘The Holly and The Ivy’ adds to 5 others we already have on our site. In this song the Holly represents Jesus and the Ivy… Read More »

Recently Added Sheet Music – 27 April 2018

This week Anne has added 32 new arrangements which include arrangements from  Elgar, Dvorak, Corette (5),  Beethoven (7),  Bach (7),  Adam (3) and Albéniz (8) As we have recently uploaded 14 arrangements of Albéniz’s Op. 47, no.3 Sevilla I thought I would give you with a brief history of the piece.  If you can’t quite place it in your… Read More »

Jacques Offenbach 20/06/1819 – 05/10/1880

Jacques Offenbach 1819-1880 *We are all very familiar with Offenbach’s Can Can from Orpheus in the Underworld – be it through opera, music lessons or on my part frantically kicking my legs up and down on the dance floor whilst desperately trying to cling on to the people at the side of me.  This is a song that… Read More »

Recently Added Music – 13 April 2018

Our latest updates include 6 pieces from Albeniz (5 duets) and arrangements from Franck, Dvorak, Offenbach, Mussorgsky and 2 pieces from Delibes Albeniz: Op.47 No.3 Sevilla 3 Guitars 2 Guitars Guitar & Piano Flute & Piano Clarinet & Piano Clarinet & Guitar Franck: Sonata: 4th Movement: Allegro Poco Mosso – Clarinet Dvorak: Largo theme from the New World… Read More »

Members Only!

When we originally started way back in 1999 our site was just for members. Around 10 years ago we allowed customers to buy individual pieces as we thought it would be a good opportunity to introduce them to the potential benefits of using the site. After some discussion amongst the team we are now going back to our… Read More »

Arcangelo Corelli: 17/02/1653 – 18/01/1713

Arcangelo Corelli 17 Feb 1653 – 18 Jan 1713 Corelli was an Italian violinist and composer during the Baroque period.  He was born in Italy on 17 February 1653 – a full generation before Handel and Bach. Although he didn’t create the concerto grosso principle Corelli was the composer that brought it to the forefront and made it… Read More »

Recently Added Sheet Music – 23 March

This week Anne has created 4 arrangements of Corelli’s Trio Sonata in G minor, Op. 2 No.12. Flute, oboe & bassoon & Harpsichord 2 flutes & bassoon & Harpsichord  2 clarinets & bass clarinet  2 violins & cello All this arrangements include optional harpsichord or piano for a quartet Arcangelo Corelli Arcangelo Corelli was an Italian violinist and… Read More »

Johannes Brahms: 07/05/1833 – 03/04/1897

Johannes Brahms was German composer and pianist, born in Hamburg.  Such was his presence that he is often grouped with Bach and Beethoven to be know as the ‘Three B’s’ At a young age his piano teacher was known to have said, “he could be such a good player, but he will not stop his never-ending composing.”   His… Read More »

Handel – An odd fact or two

Handel’s was born 333 years ago this year 23 Feb 1685 – 14 Apr 1759(Born in Germany, however, in 1726 he became a naturalized British subject)       I often create a Facebook post to celebrate a composer’s birth or death and when doing so I search the internet for an unusual piece of information that I… Read More »