library materials – Music

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Classical Music Education
Includes glossary of music terms, synopses of operas, and descriptions and photos of musical instruments, history of classical music, and information on concert going.

Music Internet Resources
Reviews, musical instruments, composers, concerts, karaoke, with many sublinks.

Famous music magazine that includes charts.

Ultimate Band List
Online destination for independent and unsigned bands, their fans, and music lovers who want to discover them.

Festival Finder
Search for North American music festivals by genre, date, location, and name.

Classical Net
Classical music source with reviews, composers, book lists, how to build a collection, books and scores, and links to festivals.
Official website of the Recording Academy, Latin Recording Academy, and the Grammy Awards, with information on past and present winners and news.

John Lennon Songwriting Contest
Music events, songwriting tips, and information about entering the contest.

Drummer World
Biographies, videos, photos, solos of famous drummers, clinics, news, and discussion forums.

Blue Highway
All aspects of the blues – history, people, and essays.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
List of “500 songs that shaped rock and roll,” “today in rock and roll,” interviews, and information on the museum.

Red Hot Jazz Archive
A history of jazz before 1930 with suggested readings, bands, films, essays, and musicians’ biographies.
Find lyrics of songs by your favorite artists and songwriters.