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Turn up your creativity on Make Music Day with Muse Group

Tuesday 21st of June marks this year’s Make Music Day – an annual celebration of music that aims to bring people together to make, enjoy and share music. There’s really one true way to celebrate…by making music! 

Through an ecosystem of award-winning tools that include Ultimate Guitar, MuseScore, Audacity and StaffPad, Muse Group makes music creation accessible and open to everyone. With something that appeals to everyone of any level and background, here are all the tools you need to start making music this Make Music Day:

Share your music talent with the largest community of guitarists, Ultimate Guitar: Hearing music we love is what inspires us to learn and make music ourselves. With Ultimate Guitar - the world’s largest catalogue of chords and tabs - you can master a cover to your favourite song. And what’s better than making music than to share it? With UG Shots you can share your very own rendition of a popular anthem with a like-minded community of musicians. Take on chart toppers with Harry Styles’ As it Was, step into the Upside Down with Stranger’s Things hit of the moment Running Up that Hill by Kate Bush or practise to your favourite Beatles classics and play to your heart’s content. Better yet - perform your own composition and get instant feedback from a welcoming and supportive community of guitarists and singers.

Get started with sheet music with MuseScore: Perfect for aspiring composers, MuseScore is a free composition and notation software to create, play and print beautiful sheet music. Make Music Day is the perfect opportunity to start creating sheet music and MuseScore desktop app has been purposefully developed with accessibility in mind. With MuseScore, making music is quick, easy and available for all, including musicians with visual and mobility limitations.

Become a score master with StaffPad: Envisaged yourself as a movie score composer? StaffPad is the award-winning music writing app for composers that takes music notation to the next level. It allows you to write music notation in your own handwriting, record and import audio, edit with the convenience of touch and hear your composition played back with breathtakingly realistic sound. 

Learn an instrument with MuseScore.com and Ultimate Guitar courses: Start making and learning music with UG and MuseScore courses. For the music enthusiasts wanting to pick up an instrument with guidance, Ultimate Guitar and MuseScore.com offer over 100+ affordable video courses from guitar and piano to music theory and composition and much more. Pre-recorded lessons are available from the very raw beginner stages to absolute Pro and allow users to learn at their own pace. Offering the largest catalogue of tabs, chords and sheet music for practising your newly acquired skills, UG and MuseScore.com are the only platforms that let you learn and practise in the same place, in the comfort of your own home.