New SmartMusic Home Page

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Today we are excited to release a completely new look for SmartMusic home page. The top of the new page, seen above, features a rotating (and frequently changing) carousel.

SmartMusic Repertoire Released: 34 Ensemble Titles

SmartMusic Repertoire Release for August

This week we added 34 new ensemble titles to the SmartMusic Repertoire Library. These additions included choral titles as well as pieces for concert band, jazz ensemble, string orchestra and full orchestra:

‘S Wonderful Gershwin, Ira; Gershwin, George; Baker, Paul Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

SmartMusic Update August 2015

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Today we released a SmartMusic update. While a few small improvements are included, the primary purpose of this release was to resolve two issues:

Certain Mac users were crashing when exporting MP3 files or submitting assignments An SSL handshake issue was preventing some Windows users from launching SmartMusic

If you are using the latest version of SmartMusic, this update will be applied automatically unless you have turned off automatic updates.

Choral Music in SmartMusic

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Last week, for the first time ever, we added choir repertoire to SmartMusic. In addition, a new Choir category was added to the “Find Music” section within SmartMusic to make these titles easily discoverable:

Find Music - Choir

Most of the choral pieces found in SmartMusic today are titles that are regularly at the top of state contests lists.

SmartMusic Choir Repertoire Released

Choir Repertoire Update

Last week we added 49 SmartMusic choir titles to our continually growing collection of repertoire:

Title Comp/Arr Publisher Pepper Level African Noel – TTB Moore, Donald; South African Folk Song BriLee Music Publishing Co.

MakeMusic Acquires Weezic

Early this morning we announced that MakeMusic has acquired Weezic, the augmented sheet music innovator. View the press release.

Weezic and MakeMusicMembers of the Weezic and MakeMusic teams, seen in MakeMusic’s Boulder offices in June, 2015.

SmartMusic Update July 2015

SmartMusic Product Update

We are happy to announce that SmartMusic will be updated in the next few days.

Additions include:

Choral content – A new Choir category has been added to Find Music and will appear in My Library when choral content is downloaded.