Featured Users archive

Noteflight Feature: Will’s Journey From Beginning to Berklee

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Nothing is more rewarding for us at Noteflight than hearing about how our software has helped people learn and pursue careers in music. In this feature, we hear from William Wyant, a long time Noteflight member who used Noteflight to pursue his passion for music and compose the pieces that helped him get into the […]

Middle School Students Use Noteflight To Place In Statewide Competition

Students win statewide competition

We are extremely proud to feature two exceptional young students and Noteflight Learn users who placed in the Wisconsin School Music Association’s annual statewide Student Composition Project. WSMA describes the project as “a program at the heart of creativity, encouraging young musicians to artistically take what they are learning in music education and apply it […]

Noteflight Inspires Music Education from High School through College

Stephanie Noteflight Story

At Noteflight, we love the opportunity to hear how our software has been instrumental (pun intended) in one of our users’ musical development. Stephanie Evans is a prime example of how a little inspiration can lead to a great musical journey with Noteflight. Stephanie’s Story Initially, I started using Noteflight when I was a freshman […]

Noteflight Helps Modernize Jazz Education

Shed The Music

Noteflight is excited to showcase Bob Habersat and Paul Levy from Shed the Music! Not only have they utilized Noteflight and its media sync capabilities to the fullest, but they are helping to modernize jazz education. What is Shed the Music? Shed the Music was started by Bob Habersat and Paul Levy, two high school […]

A Cappella Contest Winner

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. […]

Teacher Profile: Sloan Williams at Paul L. Dunbar School

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. […]

Teaching Within A Noteflight Community: One Educator’s View

In this article I’ll explore a Noteflight Learn site, in use at a school in New York City. It’s always valuable to share real-world stories of how technology can serve educators and students. Although I’ll be discussing a high school, nearly all of the features are equally useful in elementary grades and college and university […]

User Profile: Ann Gauger, Scientist and Composer

Ann has become an important part of our Noteflight creative community, both musically and in the relationships she has formed with other users. She is an accomplished scientist who studied music early in life, and came back to composing when she discovered Noteflight in 2013. Tell us about your personal and musical background. I first […]