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Mojo Magazine

Mojo Magazine

“Since its launch in 1993 Mojo has earned a reputation for being the most authoritative and entertaining all round music magazine.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music

CHICO Instrument Encyclopedia

CHICO Instrument Encyclopedia

Based out of the University of Michigan, The Instrument Encyclopedia showcases “some of the world’s most interesting musical instruments.” The database provides users with instrument images, textual descriptions and an occasional sound file.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip

Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip

“Covering a three-month period in 1939, the John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip documents a wide variety of musical styles from eight different states.” This online presentation provides access to over 600 audio recordings of folksongs, related photos and other graphic images, as well as transcribed, searchable text for all the …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West South Central (Southern); Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–South Atlantic States (Southern); Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–East South Central States (Southern)

Historic American Sheet Music Project

Historic American Sheet Music Project

“The Historic American Sheet Music Project provides access to digital images of 3,042 pieces from the collection, published in America between 1850 and 1920.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Medieval and Renaissance Instruments

Medieval and Renaissance Instruments

This site showcases Musica Antiqua’s large replica instrument collection by supplying photos, descriptions, original quotes, additional sources, and sounds of the instruments used in performing early music.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Middle Ages (Medieval); Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Renaissance

African-American Sheet Music, 1850-1920

African-American Sheet Music, 1850-1920

“This collection consists of 1,305 pieces of African-American sheet music dating from 1850 through 1920. The collection includes many songs from the heyday of antebellum black face minstrelsy in the 1850s and from the abolitionist movement of the same period. Numerous titles are associated with the novel and the play Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Civil War pe …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–20th Century United States History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–African-American History–Arts And Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Era–19th Century United States History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American

Sheet Music from Canada’s Past

Sheet Music from Canada’s Past

“This site is a source of sheet music published in Canada before 1921, selected from the National Library of Canada’s historical collection. This website currently features sheet music published before Confederation (1867) and during the era of the First World War (1914-1920), selected from the historical collection of the National Library of Canad …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–Canadian History

Music Archive for the Pacific

Music Archive for the Pacific

Music of the indigenous people of Australia, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand and the nations of the Pacific Islands. Resources on this site will be of interest to those conducting research and include articles about musical styles, musical instruments, audio examples, and a bibliography.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–South Pacific History; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Australian History; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Chinavoc: Chinese Traditional Opera

Chinavoc: Chinese Traditional Opera

An introduction to the history of Beijing, Yue, Huangmei, and Kungu Opera. This site describes the instrumentation used in the various forms as well as the different costumes and character roles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Chinese History

Flamenco-world.com: La web del flamenco

Flamenco-world.com: La web del flamenco

Online magazine and other resources about the Spanish Flamenco culture–cante (song), dance, and guitar. It includes artist interviews, news, CD reviews, sample audio files, and video. There is an encyclopedia of flamenco artists, a dictionary of terms, and a ???cyberpe??a??? (cyber club) for flamenco enthusiasts. Available in both English and Span …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Latin; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Folk Songs And Rhymes

Irish Dancing Magazine

Irish Dancing Magazine

Irish Dancing offers “Irish dancing news, information, and entertainment.” One of its most prominent features is the results of national Irish step dancing competitions.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Dance; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic

Classical Net

Classical Net

Sections include Basic Repertoire, Composers, Books and Scores, Reviews and Articles, Buying Guide, and Music Links. Also includes a list of abbreviations in thematic catalogs, a lit of featured festivals, and The Classical Explorer, “a place to discover works by lesser-known composers, and, occasionally, lesser-known works by well-known composers. …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

The Music Box

The Music Box

“A daily magazine dedicated to exploring the world of music” with reviews, interviews, music-related news, information about tour dates and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance

Bass Player

Bass Player

Online version of Bass Player Magazine, offering music news, artist profiles, music and “gear” reviews, bass lessons, videos, and a “Community” section with blogs, a forum, polls, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance

Pianonet.com

Pianonet.com

“As the official Web site of the National Piano Foundation, PianoNet is your comprehensive guide to everything about pianos???their history, their manufacture, noted artists, important publications and more.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Online Music Theory Flash Cards

Online Music Theory Flash Cards

Contains “an ever-growing collection of highly-customizable online music theory flash cards” that can be used by music students of all levels.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Music

Making Music Magazine

Making Music Magazine

Making Music Magazine provides a space for adult amateur and recreational musicians with useful resources like a list of music festivals in the USA and tips for playing music.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

The Record Collectors Guild

The Record Collectors Guild

This site has just about everything you’d ever want to know about collecting vinyl records. Read dozens of articles on how records are made, album cover art, caring for your collection, and more. Free registration for anyone over the age of 13 allows you to participate in several forums discussing all topics related to collecting records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Collectors & Collecting

Folk Alley

Folk Alley

Listen to streaming folk music 24 hours a day. This online radio station plays only folk, world, and acoustic music. Free registration is required.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Folklore–Folk Songs And Rhymes; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Eric Weisstein’s Treasure Trove of Music

Eric Weisstein’s Treasure Trove of Music

A music encyclopedia that is clearly indexed and contains explanations for music topics that are both clear and accessible. Contains articles that explain concepts in music theory with linked references for further reading.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Music

Gilbert and Sullivan Archive Home Page

Gilbert and Sullivan Archive Home Page

Enjoy detailed descriptions of the operas. Listen to MIDI and MPEG audio files, or enjoy reading the librettos, ballads and opening night reviews from the original performances in the Savoy Theatre in London in the late 17th century. Some of the Savoy performances also include notes and full libretto, as well as original cast information and images …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Theater; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera

Dr. Estrella’s Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers

Dr. Estrella’s Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers

“A chronological listing of famous composers of Western Music. Each listing contains accurate birth and death dates and the country of origin. Several of the entries also are linked to biographical essays and other sites on the web.” Organized by musical period and by composer name.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Musicians & Composers; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

American Music Resource

American Music Resource

AMR contains 800+ bibliographies, lists and text files about all styles of American music and related issues. The collection is indexed by subject-name (i.e. the last names of composers) or topic-name (e.g. Electro-acoustic music). Site is under development.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

The Ceolas Celtic Music Archive

The Ceolas Celtic Music Archive

Information about Celtic/Irish music, including discographies of Celtic artists and upcoming tour schedules, and information about Celtic instruments.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance–Instruments; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Choral Public Domain Library

Choral Public Domain Library

“The largest website devoted exclusively to free choral sheet music. Begun in December 1998, the site has over 140 contributors and 3,200 scores.” Search by title or composer, or browse in the following categories: chant, medieval, renaissance, baroque, classical, romantic, early-20th, or modern.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Christian Activities

Christian Activities

“Articles about the Christian music industry, local church and concert news, music reviews, audio clips and color photos.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Gospel & Contemporary Christian

The Music Magazine

The Music Magazine

The Music Magazine is India’s first online music magazine, and has won worldwide media praise. It is listed among the top music magazines recommended by CNet, Rediff (rediff.com), Britannica and several other publications.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World

FanFaire

FanFaire

“We are a group of amateur music lovers whose lives have been greatly enriched by classical music and FanFaire is our way of sharing with the world the many joys it has given us through the years. FanFaire is everything that the words FAN, FAIR(E), and FANFARE connote. FanFaire is a creation of fans of opera and classical music, thus it is a ‘fan- …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

ViVidzine

ViVidzine

“An electronic zine dedicated to popular culture: art and music interviews and reviews, poetry and short fiction.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

Vibe Magazine

Vibe Magazine

Online version of the magazine devoted to hip hop, soul and R&B music.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Hip Hop & Rap

Tracks Of Creation

Tracks Of Creation

“Hard Music magazine. Reviews, interviews, etc… supporting the underground.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore

Technologies for Worship Magazine

Technologies for Worship Magazine

“Technologies for Worship Magazine is an educational resource for pastors, ministers, volunteers, and technical support staff within the church. It offers technical information on audio, video, broadcast, computers, drama and lighting for use in a worship environment.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Audio Equipment & Technology; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Science & Technology–Electronics

Stickin’ It to the MAN!

Stickin’ It to the MAN!

“This is a punk zine with lots of indie reviews.There are also a couple of political articles, such as one on flag burning and another on Mumia Abu-Jamal.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

RootsWorld

RootsWorld

Rootsworld covers the world roots and folk music scenes. It includes reviews, profiles and general articles written by enthusiasts, musicians and experts. They encourage but do not require subscription.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

OffBeat

OffBeat

“OffBeat is New Orleans’ and Louisiana’s music and entertainment magazine…the OffBeat web site will feature selected columns, reviews, club listings, and other departments from the current issue.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas); Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

No-Fi “Magazine”

No-Fi “Magazine”

“NO-FI ‘MAGAZINE’ is a small black and white magazine that can fit in your pocket (if folded) with a great distribution started back in 96 and continues strong today. It’s focus is on interviews with local bands in the Los Angeles and Silverlake areas, but we’ve also interviewed major artists and celebrities to mix it up. We traditionally write up …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Metal & Gothic

Music Dish

Music Dish

“A new monthly online music magazine that focuses on the music industry. Featured are the Latin Beat with album reviews & charts, Insider’s with commentary & advice, Interviews of musicians & other key players in the industry, and News & Analysis of the latest in music news and Internet happenings. If you are an musician, band, label, promoter, A …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres

Music Theory Online (MTO)

Music Theory Online (MTO)

“MTO is published six times a year. Each issue includes a target article, book reviews, and reports from a distinguished panel of International Correspondents. In addition, MTO publishes announcements of upcoming conferences and calls for papers, a list of job opportunities, abstracts of recently completed and in-progress dissertations, and summa …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Music & Anthropology

Music & Anthropology

Music and Anthropology is an online, multimedia, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal focused primarily on the Mediterranean region. Issues from 1996-2006 are available; some content is in Italian.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

MisterLUCKY

MisterLUCKY

“Jazz, Vocals, Latin and World Beat plus cocktails”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

MandoZine

MandoZine

“The Online Journal for Mandolin.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance

Lubre – Magazine Celta

Lubre – Magazine Celta

“Lubre is a Gallacian-language electronic magazine dedicated to Celtic Music.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

Journal of Seventeenth Century Music

Journal of Seventeenth Century Music

“The Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music (JSCM) is published by the Society for Seventeenth-Century Music to provide a refereed forum for scholarly studies of the musical cultures of the seventeenth century. These include [full text] historical and archival studies, performance practice, music theory, aesthetics, dance and theater. The JSCM also p …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Jelly

Jelly

“Blues, jazz, country, soul, rock’n’roll – Jelly brings you the best in new and classic albums. Be sure to check out the jam session, where we sit back with a six-pack and listen to some CDs.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres

JazzUSA ‘Zine

JazzUSA ‘Zine

“Monthly ‘zine, music reviews, new releases, (hundreds of)home pages, women in jazz, events listing, puzzle contests, email central, jazz news.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

JamBands.com

JamBands.com

JamBands.Com is an online music magazine for fans of jambands produced by fans of jambands.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative

Irish Music Box

Irish Music Box

The Irish Music Box offers Irish music news, a forum for music questions, and information about sessions and live performances, as well as “links to the Irish music industry and of course, the most comprehensive listing of Irish bands on-line.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Ireland

hm

hm

“Formerly called ‘Heaven’s Metal,’ hm is a bi-monthly magazine covering the Christian hard music scene. each issue features interviews, news, and reviews of your favorite hard music (alternative, hard rock, industrial, metal, punk) artists. there’s also a special feature in every issue that includes interviews with an artist that doesn’t necessaril …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Metal & Gothic; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Gospel & Contemporary Christian

Great Big Sea: Newsletter Archive

Great Big Sea: Newsletter Archive

According to the members of the Newfoundland-based band Great Big Sea, each issue of the Great Big Newsletter offers “a brief rundown of what we’ve been up to lately, and answers to some questions” about Celtic and folk music and instruments and Newfoundland culture.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American–Celtic; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

fRoots: Folk Roots

fRoots: Folk Roots

“fROOTS (previously Folk Roots) is the world’s leading magazine in its field, which includes modern and traditional music with roots from around the globe, from Anglo-trad to Zanzibar pop, songwriters to tune finders, old ethnic to new country.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

FanFaire

FanFaire

“We are a group of amateur music lovers whose lives have been greatly enriched by classical music and FanFaire is our way of sharing with the world the many joys it has given us through the years. FanFaire is everything that the words FAN, FAIR(E), and FANFARE connote. FanFaire is a creation of fans of opera and classical music, thus it is a ‘fan- …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music–Opera; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Electric Magic: The Led Zeppelin Chronicle

Electric Magic: The Led Zeppelin Chronicle

“Based on the highly-acclaimed fan magazine Electric Magic: The Led Zeppelin Chronicle, our web site – rated “the best” Led Zep site on the internet – features tons of exclusive material including rare photos, articles, news, bootleg videography & a comple”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative

Distant Voices That Scream Epithetical Epilogue

Distant Voices That Scream Epithetical Epilogue

“DVTSEE is a free quirky variety e-zine for any alternative music lover who loves to laugh. Here, you can learn how to meet bands, relax in the coffeehouse, read exclusive celebrity encounters, and learn things you never even knew you wanted to know…until now!”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative

Dirty Linen Magazine

Dirty Linen Magazine

“The Magazine of Folk, Electric Folk, Traditional & World Music”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

Cybergrass

Cybergrass

“Cybergrass is about Bluegrass Music. We strive to cover the top bluegrass artists and bluegrass musicians today.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk

Cosmik Debris

Cosmik Debris

“Cosmik Debris is a broad-based music publication featuring music of all genres for people who refuse to limit their musical diets. Jazz, surf and punk artists have been interviewed in the same issue. Articles, columns, CD giveaways, and over 50 reviews in each issue, many with sound clips in RealAudio format. There is also an hour long audio prog …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres

Cisum Review

Cisum Review

“Monthly independent publication dedicated to music and pop culture. Regular features include celebrity interviews, music reviews, and pop culture columnists. Published with pride from deep in the heart of Austin, TX, the self-proclaimed Live Music Capital of the World.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Chronicles of Chaos

Chronicles of Chaos

“Chronicles of Chaos is a monthly magazine electronically distributed worldwide via the Internet. Chronicles of Chaos focuses on all forms of brutal music; from Thrash to Death to Black Metal, we have it all. Each issue will feature interviews with your favorite bands, written from the perspective of a true fan. Each issue will also include record …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Punk & Hardcore

Check This Out!

Check This Out!

An online popular culture e-zine written by women with a particular focus on female musicians. Includes interviews, reviews, and columns on aspects of music and daily life.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Pop, Rock & Alternative; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Carbon 14 Online

Carbon 14 Online

“Carbon 14 on-line is an abridged version of the regular 100-page print magazine. The site allows visitors to read selected interviews with musicians and artists, and (coming this year) delve into our archive of select back issue features.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Buzzine

Buzzine

Current Rock and Roll, Alternative, and Pop music news and reviews out of Southern California.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music

BPM Culture Online

BPM Culture Online

“The best information about the underground rave culture, its music, fashion and events. We are a magazine written and owned by ravers-you get the real news here… not the negative stuff you see on the TV. Come and see what the BPM Culture is all about for your self.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Dance, Trance & Techno; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Pop Culture

Billboard Online

Billboard Online

A music industry-oriented magazine designed to “to provide the most authoritative and reliable music news reporting on the Web.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Beat Magazine

Beat Magazine

This Australian publication is “a free street paper, published weekly, focusing on the music, arts and entertainment industries.” Formerly Beats E-zine.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Entertainment & Leisure

Any Swing Goes

Any Swing Goes

“An online magazine dedicated to the revival of swing and big band music and dancing. Features news, interviews, articles, contests, and a comprehensive link directory to everything ‘swing’ on the ‘net.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Jazz

Alternate Music Press

Alternate Music Press

AMP features reviews and news about the worlds of acoustic, jazz, new age, fusion, world music, classical, and ambient music and performers. ISSN: 1524-6272
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Amazing Sounds

Amazing Sounds

“Professional electronic magazine devoted to the new musics, to the alternative, contemporary, cosmic, musics, or any way you choose to call them. Amazing Sounds intends to become the converging point where you can find all kinds of information in this respect, including articles and interviews, news, record labels, reviews of records, links to ot …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1870-1885

Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1870-1885

“Consists of over 47,000 pieces of sheet music registered for copyright during the years 1870 to 1885. Included are popular songs, piano music, sacred and secular choral music, solo instrumental music, method books and instructional materials, and music for band and orchestra.” Search by keyword or browse indexes of authors, titles, or subjects. Th …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

PD Info: Public Domain Music

PD Info: Public Domain Music

“A reference site to help the ordinary person identify public domain songs and public domain music… royalty free music you can use anywhere and any way you choose… performance, sing-along, film, video, advertising, business, or personal.” Includes info on copyright and public domain, an FAQ, and a song list of titles in the public domain.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Intellectual Property; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Performance; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Essentials of Music

Essentials of Music

Basic information about classical music. Biographies of seventy composers, overview of the six main periods in Western music, and a glossary of terms.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Classical; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music

Center for Black Music Research

Center for Black Music Research

Focuses on collecting, preserving, and making accessible information about the “black music experience throughout the world.” Offers extensive definitions of musical styles, thorough bibliographies, a discography, and resources for teachers.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Performing Arts–Music; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–African/African-American