Music Subject Guide


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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.
BOOKS
Music - EBSCO eBooks  Watch Demo                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center.
VIDEOS
Music Video Collection - Streaming videos from Films on Demand on music appreciation, music history, and world music.
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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.
Music Career Glossary - From the National Association of Music Education, this glossary briefly describes the career options you may have with a background in music.
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.