General Music Links
AcqWeb’s Directory of Publishers and Vendors: An alphabetical directory of music publishers and vendors.
All Music:The All Music Guide site allows users to access brief biographies of composers/performers with links to information on specific works.
American Music Resource:AMR contains bibliographies, lists, Internet links and text-files covering all styles of American music and related issues.
The Classical Music Pages:This web site provides you almost everything you need concerning classical music – its history, biographical information about composers (with portraits and short sound examples), explanations of the various musical forms and a dictionary of musical terminologies. It is designed to be of use for everyone from “beginners” to the music professional.
Classical Net Home Page:This site provides a point of entry to over 2500 sources of information about classical music, as well as links to over 2200 music related Web sites. Development of Western Music: This site provides links to the development of Western music originated as folk music traditions of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, composed by people who settled and worked in both the western part of Canada and the United States. Essentials of Music: Created in cooperation with W.W. Norton & Co. This site provides background information on the various classical music genres, composers, as well as a helpful glossary of definitions of musical terminology.
Online Resources for Music Scholars: This site is maintained by the Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard University.
Music in the Public Domain: A reference site to help the ordinary person identify music and songs in the public domain.
Solomon’s Glossary of Technical Musical Terms: A valuable dictionary of musical terms used in music theory and composition.
– Sergei Rachmaninov