The following are subject-oriented Web sites. These sites are good starting points
for exploring Music resources on the Internet.
- All-music guide this site contains
ratings and reviews of more than 400,000 record albums.
- Ariama an
introduction to classical music it features Eras, Composers, and a Glossary.
- Beethoven Archive includes
music manuscripts, music clips, portraits and sound files.
- Billboard.com includes
music news, weekly charts - with music samples and more.
- Classical net collection of information
on classical music and composers.
- 8notes.com offers over 1500 free
sheet music pieces and riffs.
folkmusic, and world music includes web resources about the study
of folk and primitive music.
- Great Conversations in Music a four part online series of films that spotlighted distinguished pianists, string players, composers and conductors.
- Instrument encyclopedia provides
general and historical information for musical instruments from around the
- Metropolitan Opera Archives includes opera synopses and historical pictures to timelines and opera facts.
- National Geographic World Music this directory can be browsed by artist, genre or country and includes podcasts, song samples and country guide.
Labels--Industry Listings browse by genre, format, city and country.