Provides recordings, including CD quality audio, liner notes and essays from New World, Composers Recordings (formerly Composers Recordings Inc./CRI) and other important labels. Works can be browsed by work, album or track titles, as well as by artist roles, and date of recording and composition. Some biographical and role information are provided for artists.
Music Online allows users cross search music databases published by Alexander Street Press. These databases include: African American Music Reference, American Song, Classical Music Library, Classical Music Reference Library, Classical Scores Library, Contemporary World Music, Dance in Video, The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online, and Opera in Video.
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Provides streaming access to both standard and rare repertoires of music. Included are classical, world, jazz, and pop/rock music. Additional resources include libretti, pronunciation guide, and glossary. View a tutorial on this database here.
Offers a large selection of works by jazz legends and contemporary artists. Recordings of over 32,000 artists are represented. The recordings in Naxos Music Library Jazz come from over 200 labels, and include the catalog of Blue Note Records, Warner Jazz, EMI, Fantasy and others. note: Access limited to 5 simultaneous users. Tutorial for the Naxos Music Library Jazz database.
Presents a large set of speech samples from a variety of language backgrounds. Provides transcriptions of Native and non-native speakers of English reading the same paragraph. Produced at George Mason University. Tutorial for the Speech Accent Archive database.