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Noteflight Public Domain Arrangement Contest

We are excited to launch our largest and most open contest ever! Arrange any public domain song for any instrumentation and at any length. There will be six winners and we have an amazing selection of prize packages thanks to our generous sponsors. Read all the rules below and submit your arrangement(s) to the contest! […]

High School Brass Quintet Composition Contest Winner!

Noteflight Composition Contest

We are excited to announce the winner of the High School Brass Quintet Composition Contest! For this contest, we teamed up with KHS America and Presidio Brass to ask high school band and orchestra students to compose and submit original brass quintet works composed in Noteflight. The winner will have Presidio Brass come do a […]

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 […]

Composing For Any Instrument in Noteflight Premium

Customize Any Instrument in Noteflight Premium

While Noteflight Basic provides a robust set of instruments, Noteflight Premium offers even more with a full array of 85+ high-quality instruments. If you still do not have the instrument needed for your composition, you can use an instrument sound to create your own instrument by modifying the name and transposition of one of our […]

Noteflight ‘One Man Band’ Contest Winners

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We are pleased to announce the winners of our One Man Band Contest! For this contest, we invited composers to participate by writing or arranging a duet or trio and recording themselves playing each part using Noteflight’s Live Audio Recording feature. The voting was in the hands of the Noteflight community where members voted for […]

Behind the Notation: Lyrics

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Are you the kind of person who mainly remembers the lyrics of a song, or do you remember the tune more readily? Or both equally? This article will be of special interest to the “lyrics-oriented” among you, but it’s important for anyone writing down music with words, whether it’s bluegrass, opera, choral music, or Indonesian pop. […]

Behind the Notation: Chord Symbols

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This Behind the Notation series focuses on a topic close to the hearts of anyone who likes chords (and that’s everyone, right?). Usually placed above the staff or a set of lyrics, chord symbols are an entire musical language unto themselves. Independent from staff notation but also an important extension of it, chord symbols are […]

Online Masterclass with Acclaimed Video Game Composer Chance Thomas

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 […]

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. […]