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Blackwood Music Inc.



Blackwood Music Inc. is a publishing entity of popular sheet music and affiliated to BMI.

According to Discogs, Blackwood Music Inc. was founded as "The Columbia Music Publishing Company" on September 3, 1948, and used that company name until February 27, 1953, when the company was renamed to "Blackwood Music Inc."

The company formed the backbone of CBS Inc. publishing operations, alongside sister company April Music Inc., which was affiliated to ASCAP. In 1986, CBS's music publishing arm (named CBS Songs) was acquired by SBK Entertainment World Inc.; following this acquisition, Blackwood Music Inc. was subsequently renamed SBK Blackwood Music Inc. on 30 December 1987.

Also known as "Blackwood Music, Inc.", Blackwood, Blackwood Music, Blackwood Music Publishing, or Blackwood Music Publishing Co., Inc.


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

"Imagine", 1971

 Item — Box 2: Series Vocal_sheet_music_001, Folder: Il-Im, Object: 128
Identifier: Vocal_sheet_music_001

Xanadu, 1980

 Item — Box 3: Series Vocal_sheet_music_001, Folder: X-Y, Object: 1
Identifier: Vocal_sheet_music_001