Oxford Music Online
Biographies of composers, performers, conductors. Includes rock, pop, and jazz artists through history. Covers instruments, notation, forms, styles, individual works, timelines, dictionary. more info.
Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries
Listen to and create playlists of world music traditions. Liner notes available in PDF. more info.
Download music from 28,000 labels including the labels of Sony Music Entertainment. Available as a mobile app for iOS and Android. Get it from the iTunes Store or Google Play Store. more info.
Classical Music Library
Listen to and create playlists of classical music performances, as well as folk, musicals, soundtracks, opera, and world music. Time periods range from medieval to 21st century. Liner notes available in PDF. more info.
OverDrive Digital Library
Check out and download books, audiobooks, videos, and music. Access limited to Hennepin County residents and property owners. more info.
MPR The Current Music Blog
89.3 The Current's blog is "your daily note for good music, news, and pop culture, with attempted jokes.&...more
Online Music Scores
Collection of Free, downloadable sheet music along with links for other sites with free sheet music.
Minnewiki is an online reference about music related artists, venues and groups that have a relation to Minnes...more
World of Opera
Useful for opera experts and beginners alike,the World Of Opera site (from NPR) makes opera accessible to eve...more
Twangville covers "twang-infused music" with an alternative slant including Alt-Country, Americana, Indie, Roc...more