In-Depth Research Guides
New Music Databases
Classical Scores Library provides online access to more than 25,000 scores and nearly 440,000 pages that can be printed and annotated. Includes all major genres and time periods from medieval to contemporary, from choral works to symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde; all major score types: full score, study score, piano score, and vocal score; public domain scores and in-copyright editions from major publishers.
Opera in Video contains 500 hours of opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent some of the world’s best performers, conductors, and opera houses.
SEARCH SEVERAL MUSIC DATABASES SIMULTANEOUSLY
Music Online searches across several Alexander Street Press music databases: Classical Scores Library, Dance in Video, Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Opera in Video, and Smithsonian Global Sound and, during the trial period, Classical Music Online.
Music Database Trial
Trial Dates: through June 3, 2013
Classical Music Library is a multi-label database of Classical music recordings for listening and learning in libraries. This ever growing collection includes recordings from the world's greatest labels including EMI, Hyperion, Bridge Records, Sanctuary Classics, Artemis-Vanguard, Hänssler Classic, Vox and many more. Coverage includes music written from the earliest times (e.g. Gregorian Chant) to the present, including many contemporary composers. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera.
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