Hal Leonard Corporation

  1. Pub Briefs: Spirit Signs Zola Jesus, Escape Club; Peermusic Signs FM; Hal Leonard Goes to the Cloud

    January 18, 2012 7:30 AM EST -- The Spirit Music Group has purchased the Escape Club song catalog, which includes the band's debut hit, "Wild Wild West," as well as songs like "Shake For The Sheik" and "I'll Be There." Escape Club, whic ...

  2. Publishing Briefs: Hal Leonard, EMI Music Publishing

    November 30, 2009 12:00 AM EST -- Hal Leonard Corp. is taking over exclusive distribution of the publishing catalog of Randall and Nancy Faber , the husband-and-wife team of authors/educators, which have more than 200 publications in their catalog. The long-term global deal for ...

  3. Publishing Briefs: Non-Stop Music, Keith Urban, Joey Ramone, SongHall

    July 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Warner/Chappell's Non-Stop Music production operation has acquired the entire catalog of V-The Production Library, a London-based production music library. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. As part of the agreement, V-The Production Libra ...

  4. Publishing Briefs: MPL, Hal Leonard, Music Sales, Dan Cook

    June 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT - MPL Music Publishing is launching a pre-cleared online music library. The site ( mplcommunications.com ) will offer licenses for master recordings and publishing "to be obtained, paid for and downloaded in minutes," according to a stat ...

  5. Hal Leonard Corp Buys Shawnee Press

    June 19, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Hal Leonard Corporation has purchased choral, instrumental and school music print publisher Shawnee Press Inc. from the Music Sales Corp. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Shawnee Press was founded in the late 1930s by band leader Fred War ...

  6. Hal Leonard, FreeHand Ink Deal

    October 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Print publisher Hal Leonard has inked a deal with FreeHand Systems, manufacturer of the digital device, MusicPad Pro. Under the agreement, Hal Leonard will exclusively distribute FreeHand's product to music retailers in North America and Aust ...

  7. Hal Leonard Launches Choral Music Site

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Print-music publishing company Hal Leonard has launched a Web site allowing choir directors to access and purchase copies of music. From the site, ChoralMusicDirect.com , users can browse selections by voicing, style, series, composer, arranger or ...

  8. Hal Leonard Acquires Backbeat Books

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Hal Leonard, the music-print company, has acquired CMP Technology's Backbeat Books division, a leading publisher of music reference books. Under the terms of the deal, Hal Leonard will own the existing catalog and will continue to create new ...

  9. Hal Leonard Acquires Backbeat Books

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Hal Leonard, the music-print company, has acquired CMP Technology's Backbeat Books division, a leading publisher of music reference books. Under the terms of the deal, Hal Leonard will own the existing catalog and will continue to create new ...

  10. Hal Leonard Acquires Backbeat Books

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Backbeat catalog contains nearly 200 publications. Hal Leonard, the music-print company, has acquired CMP Technology's Backbeat Books division, a leading publisher of music reference books. Under the terms of the deal, Hal Leonard will own th ...