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Is Above the Sea and Sky a public domain song?

I want to learn how to play Above the Sea and Sky. Is this a public domain song? Even if it has a copy right, I will pay for the license to…

Started by Evelyn L Abston

11 Dec 31, 2012
Reply by glen scratchley

Website of Celtic Tunes

Thought I would share with you a website that I stumbled upon; it has mostly Celtic tunes, but a few non-Celtic ones as well.  Some songs h…

Started by Barbara Penn

9 Dec 21, 2012
Reply by Jeremy Main

Silent Night in 3 parts

This was originally an acapella vocal arrangment in D flat Major by Frederick Kjaer Zeuthen, sang in Dutch. Sadly, I can't remember where I…

Started by Tamara Conder

1 Sep 12, 2012
Reply by Ivan Bradley

Good King Wenceslas, arrangement in 3 parts

Hi all, I wrote this up for our little psaltery group in Southern Illinois to hopefully play this holiday season and thought the rest of y…

Started by Tamara Conder

3 Sep 12, 2012
Reply by Tamara Conder

Links to Free Sheet Music on the Internet

We have a thread for MP3s, let this thread be for links to web sites with sheet music to browse!

Started by Donna Malus

8 Mar 15, 2012
Reply by Jeremy Main

Not the Ordinary Holiday Music

The summer is already over and the holidays are coming quickly. Now's a good time to start working on Christmas/Holiday music. Dona Benkert…

Started by Donna Malus

27 Dec 15, 2011
Reply by Dave Holeton

Sheet Music

How can I get sheet music to some of the songs I am hearing on this site.  For instance, Beulah Land?

Started by Terry L. Kirby

23 Jun 5, 2011
Reply by Dave Holeton

Children's Music

I have been looking for sheet music for a 9 note psaltery in the key of c.  I have most of the books from Westman instruments (that is wher…

Started by Jayson Salmons

5 Mar 31, 2011
Reply by Donna Malus

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring by Bach


Started by Donna Malus

1 Nov 27, 2010

Sheet Music to Share - Arran Boat Song

This thread is for adding sheet music pdf files.  I have been asked for a 'psaltery version' of Arran Boat Song recently, so attached is th…

Started by Dave Holeton

2 Nov 13, 2010
Reply by Dave Holeton


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