Noteflight Video Game Scoring Contest

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If you have dreams of composing music for video games, here’s your big opportunity! Noteflight is pleased to announce the 2016 “Video Game Scoring Contest”, where one lucky winner will have their score professionally recorded by an orchestra and included in the upcoming video game release from Missing Link Games and Squishy Games: Rogue Invader. Submissions […]

Online Masterclass with Acclaimed Video Game Composer Chance Thomas

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Noteflight will offer a free, live, online masterclass with award-winning video game and film composer Chance Thomas. Chance Thomas is a composer whose music has underscored blockbuster commercial success and critical acclaim, including an “Oscar”, an “Emmy”, several G.A.N.G. Awards, and billions of dollars in video game and film sales worldwide. He has been at the […]

Noteflight Gets a Makeover!

Noteflight has a big redesign! Our newest update makes many improvements to performance, site navigation, and includes a complete redesign of our HTML5 editor. This update also builds the infrastructure to add many new features in the future so we can keep up with our user requests. Check out the new features below and try […]

Online Masterclass with Acclaimed Composer Conrad Tao

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Noteflight will offer a live, online composition masterclass with acclaimed pianist/composer Conrad Tao.  Conrad Tao is one of today’s most extraordinary young musical talents – The New York Times called him a performer of “probing intellect and open-hearted vision,” while NPR Music called him “a musician of deep intellectual and emotional means.” Conrad will use Noteflight […]

A Cappella Contest Winner

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We received a huge number of high-quality submissions — we were blown away by the talent out there in the Noteflight community. The approaches and styles ranged widely and the arrangers demonstrated amazing imagination and a cappella energy! Our judges Deke Sharon and Roger Emerson carefully considered each submission, and they have selected the winner. […]

A Cappella Noteflight Contest: Top 100 Arrangement!

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Noteflight’s exciting series of composition contests moves into a new arena with our first ever A Cappella Contest! Premium or School users can choose from eight of the hottest top songs to arrange for a cappella voices. The winning score will be published by Hal Leonard, and the winner will also receive an exciting audio […]

Teacher Profile: Sloan Williams at Paul L. Dunbar School

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Sloan Williams teaches music at Paul L. Dunbar School (K-8) in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He and his students were finalists in Samsung’s Solve for Tomorrow contest STEM competition in 2014, and received support via a donorschoose.org campaign. Sloan has been teaching music in Connecticut since 1979 and has received several awards and honors for his teaching. […]

Notation Standards Take One Giant Step

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Today marks the official birth of the W3C Music Notation Community Group with MakeMusic, Steinberg and Hal Leonard/Noteflight as founding members, to be joined by many others shortly. One never knows what a moment means when it occurs, but this could be a significant point in the history of music representation. In the hope that […]