Welcome to Anchor Music

Vocal Jazz for every Voicing, Style & Ability

Sound Music Publications is now ANCHOR Music Publications!

We house the largest consortium of professional arrangers & composers in the vocal jazz community. We provide all the resources our directors need: 

•         High quality, instantly downloadable charts, demos, tracks, and score videos

•         Access to our Anchor Music Artists: our diverse set of talented arrangers & composers

•         Educational support through our educational arm, the Vocal Jazz Academy

Anchor Music at the 2022 JEN Conference!

  • Come visit our booth in the exhibit hall!
  • See all the Anchor charts featured on the JEN Reading Session – and receive a $10 discount through January 14th!
  • Download the clinic handout from Matt’s session
  • Hear the amazing Leonard Patton Group Friday at 1 PM


GRAMMY-nominated arrangement now published! 

The iconic Sam Cooke composition “A Change Is Gonna Come” was arranged by the talented Tehillah Alphonso for the vocal group Tonality. Scored for SSATBB voices (a cappella with piano and optional string parts).

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Now scheduling Vocal Jazz Academy workshops for 2022!

Want to host a one-day vocal jazz workshop for teachers and students in the late summer or fall? Includes a reading session for teachers and a mass choir experience for all!

Our season runs from July to October — current locations include Long Beach, Northern California, Seattle, Kansas City & Phoenix. Visit our Academy page for more information.

Tribute to John Lewis: Walk With the Wind

Walk With the Wind” was composed by San Diego native Peggy Watson as a memorial to the late congressman John Lewis. Scored for SATB voices (a cappella with optional piano and cajon parts), this piece can be incorporated in your Black History Month concert – or any time of year!

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