News & Views Thursday, December 18, 2014

Category: Polls

Poll: The Best Concert Band Cover of 2012 18 December, 2012

The end of the year is almost upon us, holiday concerts are (thankfully) done, and everyone is counting down the days to winter break!  What better way to waste some time than voting for the Best Concert Band Cover of 2012?  There are several publishers that have made new concert band covers an art form, and our band staff looks forward to the unique and creative images each year.  Check out the covers in the slideshow below, then vote for your favorite in the poll at the end of this post.  Enjoy and Happy Holidays!

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O-H!…Five-O? 22 September, 2010

To help celebrate the series premire of “Hawaii Five-O,” CBS is sponsoring “Marching Band Mania,” a competition for collegiate marching bands. Stanton’s was thrilled to learn that one of the entrants is from Central Ohio–the Otterbein University Cardinal Marching Band has put together a fantastic rendition of the “Hawaii Five-O” theme song!

The winning marching band is awarded $25,000 for their program, so help Stanton’s support them by casting your vote daily!

Happy 50th Anniversary Stanton's! 02 August, 2010

2010 is a very exciting year for us here at Stanton's Sheet Music - we're celebrating our 50th Anniversary!  Founded in August of 1960 by Columbus, Ohio native John Stanton, Stanton's Sheet Music has grown over the last 50 years from a humble “mom and pop” storefront to our current status as one of the largest sheet music retailers in the country.  We are fortunate to have become a valuable and trusted resource for musicians because of our commitment to quality products and personal customer service; a commitment we continue to build upon.

For a retrospective look at where we've come from (and where we're heading in the future), check out our video below.  Thanks to our wonderful family of customers, we've enjoyed an amazing and successful 50 year history, and we look forward to continuing to serve all your sheet music needs for the next 50 years!

The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards! 29 January, 2010

The Grammy Awards will air on January 31st at 8 pm on CBS. In addition to the guest presenters, the fantastic live performances and the outrageous fashion that we’re used to seeing during the broadcast, this year’s show promises a star-studded 3-D tribute to Michael Jackson! Remember to check our website to find various print music versions of songs from all your favorite nominees. 

Feedback Friday: Long Live the Queen! 15 January, 2010

On January 15, 1559, Elizabeth I was crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey, London. In honor of this momentous occasion, let us ponder some other famous royalty:

Feedback Friday: Kiddie “fright night” 30 October, 2009

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Feedback Friday: Ellen on American Idol?! 18 September, 2009

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Feedback Friday: Ringo Starr! 11 September, 2009

September 11, 1962: Ringo Starr replaced Pete Best in a Beatles recording session of “Love Me Do,” and the Beatles go on to reshape the landscape of rock and roll.beatles_ringo_starr_1964[1]

Feedback Friday: Happy Birthday Stanton's Blog! 04 September, 2009

September is our “birthday month” for the Stanton’s Sheet Music blog here on wordpress–that’s right, we’ve been blogging for a whole year! Check out the archives to the right to see what you’ve missed; you can browse by month or by catagory. After you vote in the poll below, please let us know if you have any additional suggestions for our blog by leaving a comment to this post.

Thank you for reading!

Feedback Friday: Start them early! 28 August, 2009

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Feedback Friday: Chart-topping Hits! 21 August, 2009

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Feedback Friday: Back to School! 14 August, 2009

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Feedback Friday: Where do you look? 07 August, 2009

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Feedback Friday: Our state fair is a great state fair… 31 July, 2009

The Ohio State Fair opened this week here in Columbus and will run through August 9th! Each year, thousands of visitors flock to the fair for rides, food, competitions, and unique booths and displays. Of course, here at Stanton’s, we’re most excited about the music line-up; in addition to the big acts in the Celeste Center, there are also smaller stages and roving musicians and entertainers throughout the fairgrounds.

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Happy Birthday Kristin Chenoweth! 24 July, 2009

Kristin Chenoweth, singer, musical theatre, film, and television actress was born today. Some of her best-known Broadway roles are Sally Brown in “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” and Glinda in “Wicked.” On television, she most recently appeared in the role of Olive Snook on the ABC dramedy “Pushing Daisies” for which she received an Emmy nomination. She is slated to portray Dusty Springfield in an upcoming biopic, and will lend her unmistakable coloratura voice to the Disney animated film “Rapunzel.”

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Feedback Friday: Happy Birthday Hoff! 17 July, 2009

Today, July 17th, is the birthday of multi-talented entertainer David Hasselhoff. As a musician, he is noted for his performance when the Berlin Wall was brought down in 1989. Although most Americans know him most for his acting, Hasselhoff enjoys success as a singer primarily in Germany and Austria, and his single, “Jump in My Car,” hit #3 on the UK charts on October 8, 2006.

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