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  • Kendor Music Complete Catalog Now Available Via Hal Leonard Digital Retailer Program

    Christian Wissmuller | July 13, 2021Kendor Music is well-known in the jazz education community and has gained prominence in all areas of school music publishing. Since 2012, Hal Leonard has partnered with Kendor Music as their exclusive distributor for digital downloads. Now for the first time, the entire Kendor catalog is available digitally through the Hal Leonard Digital Retailer program. This […] Read More...
  • Hal Leonard Launches New, Expanded ArrangeMe Sheet Music Self-Publishing Platform

    Frank Hammel | June 15, 2021Hal Leonard announced the launch on June 15 of a fully updated and expanded version of its sheet music self-publishing platform, ArrangeMe. This free service is designed to provide independent songwriters, composers and arrangers with licensing, distribution and sales solutions. More details from Hal Leonard (www.halleonard.com): Hal Leonard, the world’s largest provider of music publications […] Read More...
  • Winners Announced of 11th Annual Hal Leonard Vocal Competition

    Frank Hammel | May 17, 2021Hal Leonard has announced the winners of the 2021 Hal Leonard Vocal Competition for young classical and theatre singers, comprised entirely of YouTube video submissions. Entries for the 2021 competition were at an all-time high. Singers competed in two divisions: Art Song and Musical Theatre, with four age categories for each, children through college undergraduates. Hal […] Read More...
  • Hal Leonard’s Virtual Music Education Summit Set for July 29-30

    Frank Hammel | May 6, 2021Hal Leonard announced plans for its Virtual Music Education Summit on Thursday & Friday, July 29-30 2021. This event will provide sequential presentations that focus on meeting the needs of all students this fall. Read More...
  • Hal Leonard Promotes John Mlynczak to Vice President, Music Education & Technology

    Frank Hammel | April 8, 2021Hal Leonard promoted John Mlynczak to Vice President of Music Education & Technology. Previously the Managing Director of Noteflight, a Hal Leonard company, Mlynczak has been consistently involved with Hal Leonard’s music education and technology initiatives. This new position expands upon these duties. Read More...
  • “Music Technology 101” Book/Video from Hal Leonard

    Frank Hammel | March 25, 2021The new Hal Leonard book/video, Music Technology 101 by Heath Jones, teaches educators what they need to know to set up a successful music technology lab and studio for their students. It provides practical, actionable, and easy-to-understand information, resources, and advice on the basics of music production for technology labs or home studios. Read More...
  • Hal Leonard Publishes Music from Netflix’s Bridgerton Series

    Frank Hammel | March 19, 2021Hal Leonard noted the release of music from Netflix’s Bridgerton Series, specifically five of the show’s string quartet arrangements. More details from Hal Leonard (www.halleonard.com): When Bridgerton smashed Netflix viewership records to become their biggest series of all time, they had the music to thank for it. Well, OK, maybe not just the music, but […] Read More...
  • Hal Leonard Adds Video Recording to Its Essential Elements Interactive Platform

    Frank Hammel | March 9, 2021Hal Leonard has been doing as much as possible to support music educators by providing innovative tools to help them with distance learning. The latest addition to their virtual tool chest is adding groundbreaking new video recording capability to its Essential Elements Interactive (EEi) platform. Read More...
  • ‘Jazz Duets: Etudes for Phrasing and Articulation’ from Hal Leonard

    Victoria Wasylak | January 4, 2021Jazz Duets: Etudes for Phrasing and Articulation by Richard Lowell provides 27 duets in jazz and jazz-influenced styles such as swing, bebop, funk, samba, and others. They are appropriate for performance by any melodic instruments. The duets feature independent contrapuntal lines, and practicing them will give players intimate insight into how these constructs sound and can be used to create a wide variety of colors. Players will improve their ear, sense of timing, phrasing, and facility in bringing theoretical principles into musical expression. Players will learn to use: jazz staccato and legato articulations; scales, modes, harmonies and other structures; various meters and ways of interpreting them; phrasing within and between measures; swing feel; and more. $14.99 Read More...
  • Hal Leonard Distributes Masks and Shields to Fight COVID-19

    Victoria Wasylak | October 5, 2020Hal Leonard has acquired exclusive distribution rights to new products that have been successful in making music spaces safer for combatting the COVID-19 virus. Read More...
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