Tag Archives: featured

Arts Education is Essential

Arts Education is Essential

As a Hal Leonard company, we are proud to endorse this Arts Education is Essential statement with over 50 national organizations: It is imperative that all students have access to an equitable delivery of arts education that includes dance, media arts, music, theatre, and visual arts that supports their educational, social, and emotional well-being, taught […]

SoundCheck Check One Two

We are so excited to announce our partnership with MatchMySound™ technology to bring SoundCheck™ to Noteflight! This proven solution for performance assessment will be available for use with any Noteflight score, and provide ratings and feedback for pitch, rhythm, and intonation – which can be used for assessment. All Noteflight scores will be available in […]

Online Learning Professional Development

Noteflight Learn

Noteflight Learn provides a collaborative learning environment where every student can create and record music online, both at home and at school. This is ideal for blended and distance learning, so we are offering free professional development for schools and districts!  Our team of education experts will provide training that includes: Teaching composition and music […]

Noteflight Supports Worldwide Day of Gratitude

First responders and healthcare workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic will be honored on April 30 as part of “Worldwide Day of Gratitude,” a global coming together through the arts organized by the student-run organization, YOUnison. Noteflight and Hal Leonard are honored to participate in and support this project! Music has long […]

El Sistema USA Call for Composition Contest Winners

El Sistema

We’re excited to announce the winners of our El Sistema USA call for compositions contest! For this contest, we asked Noteflight members to compose original music or arrange any public domain work for the chance to win amazing prizes provided by Yeti Studio, iLoud, and of course Noteflight! With your submissions, we were able to […]

Distance Learning Support

Noteflight Learn

In response to the urgent need for distance learning solutions for music students, we are working to support schools and districts by giving free access to our online lesson materials. Please bookmark and share this page as needed. You can contact us directly at info@noteflight.com at any time. Noteflight Learn Access We are extending our […]

Addressing Barriers to Accessibility

After 40 years, I can still remember my first composition assignment. I was at music camp and we had an assignment for music theory class. I received a checklist (I do love checklists!) of items to include in my composition. Dutifully, I checked each item off the list, added the correct number of beats, etc, […]

Putting Students into Compositions: Tips for Utilizing SEL in Composition Activities

Music education has changed in a heartbeat (for now). We have moved from a largely ensemble-based (band, choir, and orchestra) way of teaching music, to one that is online and independent (until the COVID-19 disruption passes). Some teachers use composition regularly, while some are having to use this important musical skill as a new means […]

Student Tips For Working From Home

Coauthored by John Mlynczak and Dr. Scott Edgar So your school is closed and now you have to do all your work from home without your familiar routine or friends around. Now what?! This is your opportunity to create the educational environment to help you learn the best! Here are some strategies to be effective […]

Noteflight Video Lesson Demonstrations

Noteflight Learn Lesson Resources

We are calling on all music educators who teach using Noteflight Learn to help provide video lessons for students. This will assist other teachers unfamiliar with using and teaching with Noteflight Learn to provide engaging and fun lessons for their students. In the event of a school closure or quarantine, we hope to share numerous […]