Finding public domain sheet music online can be time consuming and frustrating. Music released in the public domain is free and legal to use. Here are some of the best sites with sheet music that you can download and print immediately. These are quality sites that provide free printable piano sheet music.
The Mutopia Project
“The Mutopia Project offers sheet music editions of classical music for free download. These are based on editions in the public domain, and include works by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Handel, Mozart, and many others.”
“All of the music on Mutopia may be freely downloaded, printed, copied, distributed, modified, performed and recorded. Music is supplied as PDF files for easy printing on either A4 or US Letter paper. Computer-generated audio previews of the music are available as MIDI files, to give you a rough idea of what the music sounds like.”
International Music Score Library Project (IMSLP)!
“We at the IMSLP believe that music should be something that is easily accessible for everyone. For this purpose we have created a music library to provide music scores free of charge to anyone with internet access, with several other projects in planning. IMSLP is also entirely collaborative, and all contributions are greatly welcome.”
“Our goal is to create a virtual library containing all public domain music, as well as music from composers who are willing to share their work with the world without charge.”
Musopen: Set Music FREE
“Musopen (www.musopen.org) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit focused on improving access and exposure to music by creating free resources and educational materials. We provide recordings, sheet music, and textbooks to the public for free, without copyright restrictions. Put simply, our mission is to set music free.”
Piano Four Hands Sheet Music and Duets
Here you can download piano sheet music for piano four hands. You will find quite a few gems like Bizet’s “Habanera” and Tchaikowsky’s “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy”:
Classic Piano Solos
Downloadable classical piano solo music for free.
Free Collection by Robert Schumann. Here you can download Robert Schumann’s “Kinderszenen” or “Scenes from Childhood”, Opus 15 for piano. This collection contains the very popular piece “Traumerei”.
Have you found any gems? Share your findings in the comments below if you know of any more quality sites with free public domain music sheets!