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Music

Databases

Freegal Music - Download and keep up to three songs each week.

Grove Music Online - Includes articles about musical styles, instruments, and biographies of performers.

Naxos Music Library - Over 1.5 million streaming classical, jazz, blues, and other music tracks.

Naxos Sheet Music Library - Downloadable sheet music for most instruments, bands, and voice.

Books

Music - EBSCO eBooks Link to YouTube video demo of database

NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.

Videos

Music Video Collection - Streaming videos from Films on Demand Link to YouTube video demo

Naxos Video Library - Performing arts streaming videos, including orchestras, bands, and other musical artists.

Websites

All About Jazz - News, photos, reviews, and samples of music from jazz musicians.

AllMusic - Reviews, discographies, and biographical information on musicians from a variety of genres.

A History of African-American Music - From Portia K. Maultsby, Ph.D. and presented by Carnegie Hall, this is an interactive look at African-American music.

Audacity - Download this free, open-source software for audio recording and editing.

Fretjam.com - Learn how to play guitar with step-by-step photos, videos, and other tools.

International Journal of Research in Choral Singing - A peer-reviewed journal that is freely accessible by the American Choral Directors Association.

Mississippi Blues Trail - Information on the rich history of the blues in Mississippi.

National Jukebox - Sound recordings from 1900 - 1929 from the Library of Congress and other participating libraries.

Teoria : Music Theory Web - Exercises and tools to help you learn music theory.