Online Music Resources
This page will provide you with links to online music information
and resources found across the Internet. Much of the information available
is external to our website. Music Outfitters, Inc. has included these sites because
we believe they provide information and/or services that you may find useful.
However, since these sites are not under our control, we cannot attest to
the accuracy of information provided by them. Linking to these websites does
not constitute an endorsement by Music Outfitters or any of its employees,
or of the sponsors of these sites or any products or services presented on
- African Music Encyclopedia - An online encyclopedia of African music, World Music, and International music.
- All-Music Guide -
A great way to search for information your favorite group/band/musician/singer.
- The American Variety Stage -
A multimedia anthology selected from various Library of Congress holdings.
This collection illustrates the vibrant and diverse forms of popular entertainment,
especially vaudeville, that thrived from 1870-1920. Included are 334 English-
and Yiddish-language playscripts, 146 theater playbills and programs, 61 motion
pictures, 10 sound recordings and 143 photographs and 29 memorabilia items
documenting the life and career of Harry Houdini.
- Anglicans Online | Music Resources - A Collection of resources for choir masters, organists, music ministers, or anyone interested in music.
- Billboard Magazine - The International newsweekly of music, video and home entertainment.
- Castrati - Here you will find information about castrati - boys who were castrated for the purpose of singing alto in the church choirs.
- Children's / Kid's Music Resources on the Web - Links to children's music resources across the web.
- The Choral Public Domain Library -
The largest website devoted exclusively to free choral sheet music.
- Church Bell Ringing -
Links to various church bell ringing sites around the world. We're talking primarily about the large bells in church towers as opposed to the small hand bells.
- Church Music Associations, Guilds,
and Societies -
Links to various church music associations, guilds, and societies around the
world. Please note that some of these sites are in languages other than English.
- Church Music Magazines and Journals -
Links to various church music magazines and journals around the world. Please
note that some of these sites are in languages other than English.
- Classical Connect - the free classical music site - Classical Connect is your virtual concert hall, and the biggest searchable collection of classical music on the Internet.
- Demo Recording Studios -
A list of sites of recording studios who provide demo recording and more for artists.
- Djembe African Drums -
This web site is dedicated to djembe african drums and its history. Here you can find a lot of interesting facts regarding djembe african drums and djembe african culture.
- Flutterby Entertainment :: Personalized Childrens Music & Kids Songs on CD - Made to order personalized childrens CDs. All names available. Order up to 3 names on 1 CD. Preview your childs name within the lyrics, listen to kids music samples and read our hilarious rhyming stories (childrens poems).
- Favorite Classical Composers - Your favorite classical composers... the orchestral thunder of Wagner? A quiet and thoughtful piano piece by Chopin? Schubert's quaint and colorful songs? This site has everything you want to know about the greatest composers and their beautiful creations!
- Gregorian Chant Resources - Links to Gregorian Chant resources on the web.
- GuitarPlayerZen.com -
GuitarPlayerZen.com is focused on delivering and sharing creative lessons, advice, and insights that will take your playing and musicality to the next level. Definitely Not your ordinary lame guitar tab site filled with tons of horribly wrong tab that will only make you dumber, worse of a player, and less of a human being. Oh, and don't worry, Membership is FREE.
- History of Classical Music - An exploration of classical music history from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century; including the main periods, subtopics, forms, and composers important to Classical music.
- History of Jazz - A brief look at jazz history of the 20th century. In addition to such styles as ragtime, the blues, bigband, bebop, and fusion, History of Jazz also includes short biographies on major jazz musicians.
- Hymns and Liturgical Music - A collection of sites covering hymns and other liturgical music.
- Latest Album: News About Music -
Latest Album blog covers topics such as music composing, home karaoke, new country music, rap hits, hip hop dances, belly dancing classes and much more.
- Music Award Sites - A list of sites covering both major and minor music awards around the world.
- Music Databases - Here you will find links to more numerous databases relating to nearly every aspect of music, including musicology; music theory, performance and education; music bibliographies; opera libretti and vocal texts; and CD and book reviews. You will also find links to thousands of classical music sound files in MIDI format as well as collections of music-related images.
- Music Dictionary -
Here you'll find definitions and explanations of a variety of common common musical terms that may help you understand music's terminology.
- Music Education Resources for K-12 Classrooms - Perhaps you're a director of the school band, orchestra, or choir who is looking for new, challenging repertoire. Or a kindergarten teacher interested in age-appropriate musical activities for a group. This page brings myriad resources to the music educator of grades K-12 with ideas to facilitate and enhance your teaching approach and curriculum.
- Music Libraries -
A collection of worldwide music libraries with an Internet presence.
- Music Organizations - A list of professional music organizations, musical organizations, and music indexes.
- Music Promotion - Businesses and organizations devoted to promoting artists and/or helping artists promote themselves and their music.
- Music Publications - Music Journals, Music Magazines, Music Newspapers and Music Periodicals - A list of music journals, music magazines, music newspapers and music periodicals online.
- Music Publishers - A list of worldwide music publishers of all styles and genres of music.
- Music of the Renaissance - A list of resources on European classical music written during the Renaissance - approximately 1400 to 1600.
- Music Resources for Teachers - Lesson plans and resources for music history, theory, ear training, early
childhood music, and more. Also includes resources for teaching concert band.
- Music Schools, Music Departments,
and Music Institutions - A list of music schools, departments, and institutions acros the world.
- Musician Resources - A list of sites devoted to providing help and information for musicians.
- Native American Music Sites - A list of sites devoted to Native American Music.
- National Music Museum - The University of South Dakota -
The National Music Museum (NMM) and Center for Study of the History of Musical Instruments is one of the great institutions of its kind in the world. Its renowned collections, which include more than 14,800 American, European, and non-Western instruments from virtually all cultures and historical periods, are the most inclusive anywhere.
- Online Music Scores - This site includes links to sites with scores that may be downloaded free of charge.
- Public Domain Music - A reference site to help identify public domain songs and public domain music.
- Public Domain Music Sequenced by Benjamin Robert Tubb -
Featuring 19th century American music and early 20th century American music
- Resources for Music Educators - A directory of K-12 music education resources for music educators and students.
- Royalty Free Music - Royalty free music downloads, premium production music library, royalty free sound effects. Listen online, purchase and download music and sound effects instantly. Free loops and sounds.
- Top 100 Songs / Top 100 Hits From 1950 To The Present
- Usenet Music Newsgroups - A list of Usenet newsgroups devoted to music and musicians.
- Vinylsurrender.com - All-Time Music Charts, Top Songs and Lists. The VinylSurrender open music voting system lets YOU decide which songs and recordings are the best of all-time. All you have to do is boost your favourite tracks and let your opinions show in the album and artist, year and decade listings.
- What's The Download - Information on legal music downloads and filesharing.
- Women in Music - A list of sites that provide information about women in music. This list does not contain links to sites about individual women singers, artists or musicians.