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- All Music Guide
Search by artist, song, album title, genre. Biographical info and discography.
- Anthology of the American Hymn-Tune Repertory: The Colonial Era to the Civil War
The anthology contains 50 representative tunes from 33 tunebooks in 7 categories from the period between the arrival of the Pilgrims in 1620 and the mid-19th century.Created by Bethel U professor Mark Rhoads.
- Bach Bibliography
A rich resource for Bach scholars, created and maintained by Yo Tomita, Queen's University, Belfast. Includes thousands of references to Bach and his music, all with full citations.
- Beethoven-Haus Bonn Digital Archives
One of the most important archives of Beethoven primary source documents and materials. This site includes digital copies of Beethoven's music manuscripts and letters.
- Contemporary Christian Music
Venue for sociological and literary analysis of contemporary Christian music (CCM) albums published since approximately 1965.
- Digital Scores Collection
The Loeb Music Library is creating an expansible resource of scanned images of rare and unique musical scores that will be freely available via the Web for classroom and research use at Harvard and to scholars all over the world.
- Grove Dictionary of Music & Musicians II
Covers music and musicology worldwide. Includes full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition, and The New Grove Dictionary of Opera.
- Historical Women Composers
Links to online materials about individual historical women composers. Provided by the International Alliance for Women in Music.
- Lester S. Levy Sheet Music Collection
The Lester S. Levy Collection of Sheet Music is part of Special Collections at the Milton S. Eisenhower Library of The Johns Hopkins University. It contains over 29,000 pieces of music and focuses on popular American music spanning the period 1780 to 1960
- Live Music Archive
The Internet Archive has teamed up with etree.org to preserve and archive as many live concerts as possible for current and future generations to enjoy. All music in this Collection is from trade-friendly artists and is strictly noncommercial, both for access here and for any further distribution. Artists' commercial releases are off-limits.
- Minnesota Public Radio
- Morgan Library & Museum Music Manuscripts Online
Provides online access to high-quality images and descriptions of music manuscripts owned by The Morgan Library & Museum, including works by J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Fauré, Haydn, Liszt, Mahler, Massenet, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Puccini, Schubert, and Schumann, among many others.
- Music for the Nation - American Sheet Music
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 fo
- National Geographic World Music
Explore world music through video and sound clips. Search by artist, region or genre.
- New Mozart Edition Online
The ‘NMA Online’ is a digital version of the Neue Mozart Ausgabe (NMA; New Mozart Edition), a scholarly edition of Mozart’s complete works that was compiled by musicologists from around the world in the last 50 years. ‘NMA Online’ has been produced by the ISM in Salzburg in cooperation with the Packard Humanities Institute in Los Altos, California.
- Opera mp3
88 websites and yahoo-groups with opera-related mp3 files available for download (with a personal bias towards the coloratura soprano voice).
Excellent resource for opera lovers. Find libretti, synopses, performance histories, discographies and more.
- Sibley Music Library: Muscial Scores
The University of Rochester's digitized collection of scores and books in the public domain. Many of these are unique to the Sibley Music Library collection.
- Templeton Music Collection
A collection of some 22,000 pieces of sheet music from late nineteenth and early twentieth century America. The sheet music illustrates a broad spectra of music genres, from the ragtime of Scott Joplin to the dixieland of W. C. Handy to the smooth ballads
- Wolf Folklore Collection: Ozark Folksongs
Part of the Regional Studies Center of Lyon College which "strives to preserve, present, and interpret the history and culture of the Ozark region and its surrounding areas."
- WWW Sites of Interest to Musicologists
A wealth of links, sponsored by the American Musicological Society.