Guide: Contributing scores
most websites offer free samples.
PD scans only
- Klassik.de Books with scores.
- Elibron Printed copies, a few downloadable pdfs.
- EveryNote Downloadable pdfs.
- Load.cd Beware: resells downloads freely available from IMSLP, for 10-50 cents per page!
- CD Sheet Music
- The Sheet Music Archive, also known as SMA. Subscription site with a few freely accessible scores. Most of the content nowadays is taken from IMSLP.
- Digital Sheet Plus Collection of Classical Sheet Music Downloads
- Piano Rare Scores Sells sets of a composer's works. Some content taken from IMSLP.
- Harald Fischer Verlag
Retypeset, copyrighted editions only
- PCH Publishing Baroque pieces
- Edition Musica Poetica Baroque, Northern German pieces
- 8Notes.com Scores in gif, Scorch, MIDI, mp3. pdfs require a subscription. A few modern works too.
- Music-scores.com Requires a subscription.
- Pian e forte Piano solo or with 1 instrument. Scores must be ordered on a CD.
- Zoltan Pauliny Compositions, mainly for violin. Commercial.
- Accademia Giuseppe Gherardeschi Italian organ music. Requires a 10-€ donation.
- Artaria Editions Editions of rare 18th Century classical repertoire, available in both hardcopy and PDFs.
- Virtual Sheet Music Classical Sheet Music Downloads plus Traditional Music, Jazz, and More.
- musicaneo Classic and modern.
- Music for strings Popular classical music arranged for strings quartet
- tomplay sells interactive scores and all minus one recordings, classical and modern
- Hildegard publishing company Women composers, classical and modern
- sheetmusicdirect Modern and arrangements
Includes both categories
- Pianostreet Besides the obscure subscribers-only collection some forum posters have attached some really-free scores to their messages.
- Boutique Musicreprints CDs, facsimiles, retypesets for organ and harpsichord. Mainly French composers.
- Sheetmusicplus Includes also scores and/or parts in PDF format.
- Notafina Downloadable scans of German and Austrian editions, some copyrighted.
- BNote Sells printed copies.
- Starmole Modern, commercial.
- Musicaneo Has also free scores copied from imslp. Are the commercial scores original scans?