Digital Sheet Music Company Signs with Industry Giant Sony/ATV (Michael Jackson) Music Publishing
FreeHand Systems, Inc. has a new licensing agreement with Sony/ATV (Michael
Jackson) Music Publishing, one of the world’s leading music publishers with
a catalog that spans over 400,000 songs.
Canadian artists like
Leonard Cohen and Joni Mitchell, as well as international recording stars such
as the Beatles, Beck, David Crosby, Bob Dylan, Everly Brothers, Jimi Hendrix,
Graham Nash, Willie Nelson, Roy Orbison, Richie Sambora, Stephen Stills and
Hank Williams, are on the roster.
Now, digital sheet music from some of the most influential artists and
songwriters in modern music is available for download.
Announcing the agreement, Kim Lorz, President of FreeHand Systems, said: “We
are absolutely delighted to be partnering with Sony/ATV Music Publishing on
this new venture. Their catalog is one of the most impressive in the world,
with the jewel in their crown being the most influential band in modern music,
the Beatles. The impact of this deal will expand our popular music catalog
enormously, and will allow our users to access sheet music from some of the
greatest music writers.”