Terms of Use

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Below you will find information regarding the terms of use for Sheet Music, Chord Charts, Audio Tracks, Finale Files, and Rehearsal Tracks.

Terms of Use for Sheet Music

The customer is ultimately responsible for their copyright compliance and the legal ramifications of their use and copy activity. Before downloading your music, please consider the following terms:

  1. COPIES - Your CCLI License does not grant you permission to make copies of music acquired from PraiseCharts. PraiseCharts offers a maximum of five copies with your initial purchase. Additional copies can be purchased online at any time for $1.00 per part, per copy. If your team is accessing the music digitally, you should calculate the total number of users to determine the number of copies required. 
  2. NON-TRANSFERABLE - Music acquired from PraiseCharts is non-transferable and cannot be shared with other churches. If you move to another church, you cannot take your music with you. Rather, you should create a new PraiseCharts account, and then purchase any music your require for that new location.  
  3. COMPLIANCE - All music downloaded from PraiseCharts is protected by copyright law, including lyrics, melody and the arrangement. You cannot change the fundamental nature of any song, and are ultimately responsible for any legal ramifications related to copyright compliance.

Terms of Use for Chord Chart

The customer is ultimately responsible for their copyright compliance and the legal ramifications of their use and copy activity. Before downloading your music, please consider the following terms:

  1. COPIES -  Your CCLI License does not grant you permission to make copies of chord charts acquired from PraiseCharts that are not used for congregational worship. PraiseCharts offers a maximum of five copies with your initial purchase. Additional copies can be purchased online at any time for $0.25 per copy. If your team is accessing the music digitally, you should calculate the total number of users to determine the number of copies required. 
  2. NON-TRANSFERABLE - Music acquired from PraiseCharts is non-transferable and cannot be shared with other churches. If you move to another church, you cannot take your music with you. Rather, you should create a new PraiseCharts account there, and then purchase any music your require for that new location.
  3. COMPLIANCE - All music downloaded from PraiseCharts is protected by copyright law, including lyrics, melody and the arrangement. You cannot change the fundamental nature of any song, and are ultimately responsible for any legal ramifications related to copyright compliance. 

Terms of Use for Audio Tracks

  1. COPIES -  Your initial purchase includes a maximum of five copies for rehearsal purposes. Additional copies can be purchased online at any time for $1.00 each for choir rehearsal tracks or $0.25 each for all other tracks. If your team is accessing the music digitally, you should calculate the total number of USERS to determine the number of copies required.
  2. NON-TRANSFERABLE - Music acquired from PraiseCharts is non-transferable and cannot be shared with other churches. If you move to another church, you cannot take your music with you. Rather, you should create a new PraiseCharts account, and then purchase any music your require for that new location.
  3. COMPLIANCE- In all cases, the customer is ultimately responsible for their copyright compliance and the legal ramifications of their use and copy activity.

Terms of Use for Finale Files

The customer is ultimately responsible for their copyright compliance and the legal ramifications of their use and copy activity. Before downloading your music, please consider the following terms:

  1. COMPLIANCE - All music downloaded from PraiseCharts is protected by copyright law, including lyrics, melody and the arrangement. If you purchase a Finale File and make any significant key changes or adaptions to the original arrangement, add the words "Adapted by ________" to the arranger credits below the existing credits. If credits are listed in a program or church bulletin, please include the same additional credits. You cannot change the fundamental nature of any song without express permission from the publisher, and are ultimately responsible for any legal ramifications related to copyright compliance.
  2. COPIES - Your CCLI License does not grant you permission to make copies of music acquired from PraiseCharts. PraiseCharts offers a maximum of five copies with your initial purchase. Additional copies can be purchased online at any time for $1.00 per part, per copy. If your team is accessing the music digitally, you should calculate the total number of users to determine the number of copies required.
  3. NON-TRANSFERABLE - Music acquired from PraiseCharts is non-transferable and cannot be shared with other churches. If you move to another church, you cannot take your music with you. Rather, you should create a new PraiseCharts account, and then purchase any music your require for that new location.

Terms of Use for Rehearsal Tracks

Before downloading your file, please review the terms below. To download the music, you must agree to the following terms:

  1. COPIES -  Your initial purchase includes a maximum of five copies for rehearsal purposes. Additional copies can be purchased online at any time for $0.25 each. If your team is accessing the music digitally, you should calculate the total number of users to determine the number of copies required.
  2. NON-TRANSFERABLE - Music acquired from PraiseCharts is non-transferable and cannot be shared with other churches. If you move to another church, you cannot take your music with you. Rather, you should create a new PraiseCharts account, and then purchase any music your require for that new location.
  3. COMPLIANCE- In all cases, the customer is ultimately responsible for their copyright compliance and the legal ramifications of their use and copy activity.