Polley Music Links

 

     We want this page to be as useful as possible to you.  Please let us know if there are any changes we can make to this page that would help you.  For now, we have included only those web sites and pages that have been of most benefit to the Polley Music staff as we help customers answer reference questions.  If you have a favorite site that might be useful to other music lovers, please send the URL to polley@mail.lcl.lib.ne.us for consideration.  **Please note: Polley Music Library does not control or endorse the contents of any of these sites.**   

 

Alternative                        

Holiday Music

Punk

  Basics of Music Instruments Rap/ Hip Hop
  Bluegrass/Old Time Jazz Recorded Music
 

Blues            

Jobs for Musicians Rock

 

Censorship and Music  

Lyrics

R&B/Soul

 

Charts               

Multi-topic      

Sacred Music

 

Classical Music             

Music and Health          

Salsa

 

Competitions

Music Education         

Sheet Music                  

 

Country Western 

Music Links for Kids Sound Effects

 

Early Music 

Musicals                        

Sports/Dance

 

Electronic/Computer           

New Age Swing/ Big Band

 

Ethnomusicology

Online Radio             

Techno

Experimental Opera Video Game Music
 

Film, TV, and Radio           

Patriotic Music Wedding Music

 

Folk Music

Pop/Easy Listening

Women's Music

  Grants for Musicians Publishing/Copyright  World Music

 

ALTERNATIVE  

 

About Alternative Music

 

Alternative Music Festivals

  Google Directory - Alternative Music
  Alt  Singer/Songwriter Directory
  BIGBAER: Urban Alternative Music Reviews
  Guardian Unlimited
  Release Music Magazine online
  Amazing Sounds
  Altsounds
  Radio Wazee: Modern Alternative Rock
  The Alternative Music Show
  Alternative Music Reviews by MusicEmissions
  Alternative Rock: Wikipedia
  Alternate Music Press

BASICS OF MUSIC

Music Glossary Online
MusicNovatory
MusicBrainz
Music Theory
Instrument Transpositions
Aesthetics of Music
Music Theory & History Online
Musical Instrument Ranges & Names
Musical Terminology
Music Dictionary Online
Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary
Definitions of Music

Music Fundamentals                                     

Google Directory - Music Theory

Animated Music Theory Lessons

The Basics of Reading Music                          

Online Ear Training Lessons

Music Notation Reference Guide                  

Basic Music Theory                                           

Conducting

Yahoo! Directory - Music Theory

Essentials of Music (Western Classical)
Microtonal Music
Center for the History of Music Theory and Literature
Free Printable Staff Paper
Introduction to Reading Music
Basic Theory

BLUEGRASS/OLD TIME

 

International Bluegrass Music Association

  Bill Monroe: The Father of Bluegrass Music
  American Southern Old-Time Music
  Great Plains Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Association
  Bluegrass/Acoustic Music Web Ring
  Why Old Time is Different from Bluegrass
  Bluegrass Music - Wikipedia
  Old-Time Music - Wikipedia
  FolkLib Index - Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Web Sites
  What is Old-time Music?
  Old-Time (Oldtimey) Music: What is it?
  Bluegrass Festivals
  Bluegrass MIDI
  Banjo Tablatures and Bluegrass Information
  Bluegrass Rules
  Bluegrass Country

BLUES

 

About Blues Music

  Sleeping Dog Records

 

The Blue Highway

  Blues Music Now!
  Yahoo! Directory - Blues
  Bubl Link Internet Resources - Blues Music
  Blues Music Festivals of North America
  Mary4music's Blues Music Links
  FolkLib Index
  List of Genres of the Blues
  Blues - Wikipedia
  The History of Blues Music
  The Official Blues Ring

 

 

CENSORSHIP AND MUSIC

BBC News - Censorship threatens future musicians
Rock Out Censorship
Music Censorship: Giving Freedom of Speech a Whole New Meaning
A View On Censorship in Music and the Government
Radio Free World Free Speech Guide
Wal-Mart:Censorship of Customer Service
Wal-Mart Blues
Lombardi - Music and Censorship
Buzzle Music Censorship Links
Djembe Online - Inside Censorship
Music Censorship & American Society
Freemuse
  Senate Hearings on Record Labeling
Rap, Rock, and Censorship
Violently Racist Music
Music Censorship
Music Censorship Resources
Music Censorship in Australia
Intellectual Property: Music Freedom

CHARTS

       

Alaska Jim's Music Charts

  Top Hits Online
  Charts All Over the World
  Google Directory - Music Charts
  Mp3 Charts.com
  CMJ New Music First - Industry Charts
  ChartCentral: Top Music and Artists Charts
  Music Charts and Promotion Online
  Yahoo! Directory - Music Charts
  World Music Charts Europe
  Chart Attack - Canadian Music Source

CLASSICAL MUSIC

     General Links

 

About Classical Music

 

Classical Net       

 

Naxos Classical       

 

Yahoo! Directory - Classical Music 

  Karadar Classical Music
  The Classical Music Navigator
  Classical Music Festivals
  Classical Music Directory
  The Classical Hotsheet
  Thomas Moore's New Music Links
  Essentials of Music
  IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library

     Music History

  Early History of Orchestras and Orchestration
  Internet Public Library - Music History 102

 

Baroque Music - UK links

  Baroque Music Page
  Music History
  20th Century Music - Music Beyond 1900
  Classical Music Era - Wikipedia
  The Era of Baroque Music

     Composers and Performers

Karadar Composers Biographies

"Unknown" Composers

Composer Database

Dr. Estrella's Dictionary of Composers

Essentials of Music - Composers

Composer Links
Classic Web - Links
Classical Music Archives
LA Philharmonic Classical Music & Composers

COMPETITIONS

  World Federation of International Music Competitions
  Music Competitions, contests
  Google Directory - Music Competitions
  Indiana University Music Competitions Links

COUNTRY WESTERN

       

Yahoo! Country Music Links

  Country Music Festivals
  Country and Western Oldies Music
  Google Directory - Country Music
  Western and Country Music: Some Differences
  Country Stars
  USA Tourist - Country & Western Music
  Country Western Song Machine
  Country Music - Wikipedia
  About Country Music
  The Soflin Sisters

 

EARLY MUSIC

     Prehistoric and Ancient Music (many cultures) See also: World Music or Instruments

  Facing Ancient Music
  Wikipedia: Ancient Music
  Ancient Greek Music
  Ancient Egyptian Music
  An Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Music
  Music in Ancient Times
  Ancient Greek Music on Papyrus
  Classical Persian Music
  The Earliest Japanese Music
  Origin of Music
  Origin of Song vs. Origin of Instrumental Music
  Music of the Hebrews and the Hindus
  Music of the Egyptians, Assyrians, and Chinese
  Music of the Chinese
  Ancient Musical Instruments of Afghanistan
  Music of Greece
  Music of the Romans - The Early Church
  Music and Musical Instruments in the Hebrew Bible and Ancient Israel/Palestine
  The Ancient Kithara
  The Kithara in Ancient Greece
  Collection of Ancient Musical Instruments (with some sound files)
  Ancient Musical Instruments of India
  Greek and Roman Pipe Organs
  Old and Sold - Ancient Music Articles
  Musical Instruments in Biblical Israel

     Medieval and Renaissance Music (mostly European culture)

  Formation of the Scale - Notation
  Systems of Hucbald and Guido D'Arezzo
  History of Music In Islam
  The Reconstruction of Azerbaijan's Medieval Instruments
  Index of Early Composers: Before 1600
  Acadia Early Music Archive
  University of Washington - Music Library - Early Music
  Wikipedia - Early Music
  Wikipedia: Medieval Music
  Wikipedia: Renaissance Music
  BBC - Radio 3 - The Early Music Show

      

Early Music Links, Indiana University School of Music

  Early Music FAQ
  The Early Music Web Ring
  Arto Wikla's Early Music
  Early Music Network
  The Cantigas de Santa Maria
  Morris Dancing FAQs
  REED Presents: Links for Theatre History and Early Music
  Pipe and Tabor Sheet Music Archive
  Early Instrument Resources
  Open Directory: Early Music Instruments
  Renaissance Music Links: BUBL LINK
  Google Directory: Early Music Links
  The Serpent Website
  Selected Early Music Links
  SCA Medieval and Renaissance Music Homepage
  A Plain and Easy Introduction to the English Pipe and Tabor
  The Pipe and Tabor
  A Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Instruments
  Early Music Online

ELECTRONIC/COMPUTER  (see also: Experimental)

     General Information and Links

  Music Technology Tutorials and Articles
  UCSC Electronic Music Studio Home Page
  Wikipedia: Electronic Music
  History of Electronic Music
  OHM - The Early Gurus of Electronic Music
  Shareware Music Machine Music Software Tutorials
  List of Electronic Music Genres

 

Indiana University School of Music - Electronic Music

  History of Electronic and Computer Music

       

Electronic Music Interactive

       

Music Machines

       

120 Years Of Electronic Music

  Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics
  MusicBrainz
  Computer Music Links
  Electronic and Computer Music Links
  Center for New Music and Audio Technologies
  Computer Music Consulting
  The Acoustical Society of America
  Computer Music Research
  Copyright Primer on Computer Music Files
  The Doghouse NYC
  Harmony Central Keyboard and Synth Resources
  The History of Electronic Music
  Music workstation
  AudioMulch Interactive Music Studio
  Synth Zone
  Synth Site
  Soundart: Circuit Bending
  Digital Audio Workstation

     Computer Music Composition

Yahoo! Directory - Computer Generated Music
Music Composition in Java
Composition Using Granular Synthesis
Random Notes on Computer Music Composition

       Sound Synthesis

 

Synthesis Techniques - Physical Modeling

  Sound Synthesis Basics
  Types of Synthesis
  Sound Synthesis
  Sound Synthesis Methods
  Synthesizer - Wikipedia
  Granular Synthesis - Wikipedia
  Sound Synthesis - Handbook for Acoustic Ecology
  Basic Sound Synthesis - Part 1
  Basic Sound Synthesis - Part 2
  Sound Synthesis Tutorial
  Sound Synthesis Project

 

       Music Software

Shareware Music Machine

Free Music Utilities
MAZ Sound Tools
TweakHeadz Lab
Google Directory - Music and Audio Software
Google Directory - Audio Freeware
JSyn Software
Software Synthesizers - The Tapeless Studio
PC Software Synthesizers
Cubase Links
Yahoo! Directory - Steinberg Cubase Resources
SynthEdit Links
e-phonic
Virtual Synth Page
Winham Computer Music Laboratory at Princeton
Music loop
MuseScore

      Music Hardware

  Vintage Synth Explorer
  Soft Room Gear Bookmarks
  Analogue Synths
  Dave Benson's DX7 Page
  Synthony's Synth & Midi Museum
  Synthmuseum
  Art's Wind Synth Page

      MIDI/MP3/Music Downloads/Loops

  MySpace Music
  Looper's Delight
  MIDI Database

 

MP3

 

MIDI Manufacturers Association

  Musical Instrument Digital Interface

 

MIDI Tools and Resources

 

MIDIWORLD

 

The MIDI Archive

  Partners in Rhyme
  Google Directory - MIDI
  MIDISITE
  Piano Roll MIDI Archive
  SoundClick
  HomeMusician.net

      Music Notation Programs

 

Music Notation Links

  Sibelius Hints and Tips
  Sibelius Software Resources
  PLUM - Programming Languages Used for Music

       Sound Files/Samples/Loops/Plugins

  FindSounds
  Melodrumatic
  Drum Track Zone
  Sound User Sample CD Reviews
  Free Samples, Loops and SoundFonts
  Looper's Delight
  Google Directory - Samples and Loops
  SoundZone.Info
  Free WAV Samples
  SoundCentral Free Audio Files
  Yahoo! Directory - Samples and Loops
  Yahoo! Directory - Multimedia Audio Archives
  Beat Mode Free Loops
  Free Sounds and Music
  FreebieList - Sound Files
  Free Sound Effects
  Partners in Rhyme

      Online Electronic Music Magazines

 

Computer Music

  Future Music
  Music Tech Magazine
  Electronic Musician Online
  Keyboard Magazine
  Mix Magazine

ETHNOMUSICOLOGY

  Ethnomusicology, Folk Music, and World Music
  Ethnomusicology Web Sites
  Sibelius Academy: Ethnomusicology, Folk Music and World Music
  International Council for Traditional Music
  Ethnomusicology in SIL
  Wikipedia: Ethnomusicology
  Ethnomusicology Resources on the Web
  MusicalOnline: Ethnomusicology Resources

EXPERIMENTAL (see also: Electronic/Computer)

  Miniorgans
  Odd Sounds
  Intuitive Music
  Static Signals
  Experimental Music
  Experimental Music and Composition Sites
  Disquiet - Ambient/ Electronica
  Epsilon - Collection of Ambient Music Resources
  Feedback Monitor
  Sleepbot.com
  Ambience for the Masses
  European Free Improvisation Pages
  The Livingroom.org - forum for experimental music
  Oddmusic
  History of Experimental Music in Northern California
  Industrial Music Prehistory
  Cementimental - circuit-bending/experimental music/noise links
  Google - Experimental Music
  Electro - Experimental Music and Image Ring
  Theremin Vox
  Noise Music
  The Center for Experimental Music and Intermedia
  JEMS: The Journal of Experimental Music Studies
  Sudden Sound Studios
  John Starrett's Microtonal Music Resources
  Buzz Kimball: Nonoctave.com
  Austin SoundScape Project

FILM, TV, and Radio (See also: Musicals)

  Music From TV Commercials
  MTV (Wikipedia)

       

The Film Music Society

       

Yahoo! Directory - Film Music

       

Hindi Film Music

Classics from the Silver Screen
Name the Tune in That Show
NPR Playlists
  BUBL LINK: Television
  Television Music FAQs
  Music on Television
  Film Music Society Resources and Links
  TV ACRES
  Film Music Magazine
SBDCNET Industry: Radio/Television/Film Music
  Margaret Herrick Library Digital Collections (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences)

 

FOLK MUSIC  (See also: World Music)

Dogbite Music

      

Folkmusic.org

History of Folk Music

       

Folk Music Home Page

       

Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties

       

Folk Music of Britain, Ireland & America

       

Women in Folk Music

FolkLib Index
Bluegrass Festivals
Cajun and Zydeco Festivals
Folk Music Festivals
Bluegrass MIDI
The Ballad Tree
Mormon Folk Music
Malvina Reynolds: Song Lyrics and Poems
The 111 Greatest (Anglo-American) Folk Music Artists
The Folk Music Ring
Traditional Music Library

GRANTS FOR MUSICIANS

  Popular Noise Foundation: Grants
  Grants for Musicians: Epinions
  National Endowment for the Humanities
  National Endowment for the Arts

HOLIDAY MUSIC

  Feels Like Christmas

 

Free Holiday Midi Files

 

Thanksgiving Midi Files

 

Thanksgiving Holiday Music

 

Free Kwanzaa Music to Download

 

Christmas Music from the Andes

 

Kid Domain's Favorite Christmas Music on the Web

  Broken Claw's Christmas Carols
  The Christmas Nook
  Yahoo! Directory Christmas Carols and Songs

INSTRUMENTS

     Individual Instrument Links        

        You can use this alphabetized list to access information about individual musical instruments.  There may be additional information about the instrument in other sections of this links page.  You might also try under Early Music, Electronic/Computer, Multi-topic, Sheet Music, and, in particular, World Music if you know in what part of the world the instrument is played.  You might find information in this Instruments section  in the General Links, Physics of Musical Instruments, Instrument Building and Experimental Instruments, and Miscellaneous Links.

               A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

 

Accordion/Concertina

     Accordion - Wikipedia

       

   Accordion and Concertina Web Pointers

       

   Accumulated Accordion Annotations

     Accordion Links Homepage
     Accordions Worldwide
  Aeolian Harp
     Harmonic Wind Harps
     Harmonic Wind (Aeolian) Harps
     Aeolian harp
  Alphorn
     The Alphorn in Folklore
  Anklung
     Anklung
     Giga Angklung Download
  Archlute
     Archlute
     Chitarrone, theorbo and Archlute
  Autoharp
     The Autoharp Page
     The True History of the Autoharp
     Free Autoharp Lessons & Information
     Autoharp
     The Internet Autoharp Page
     Fretless Zithers
     Amplifying your Autoharp

B

  Bagpipe (see also: Gaida, Uillean Pipes)
   Bagpipes of the World
   Bagpipe Fingering Charts
   Bagpipe Links
   Seth Gallagher Workshop: Irish Uilleann Bagpipes
   Swedish Bagpipes
   Care and Maintenance of Bagpipes
   Andrew Lenz's Bagpipe Journey
  Balalaika
   The Balalaika Pages
   The Washington Balalaika Society
   The Balalaika Group
   The Balalaika School
  Balaphone
      What is a balaphone?
     Balafon Musical Instrument
     Mande Jeli Balafon tuning
  Banjo

 

   Yahoo! Directory - Banjo

       

   5-String Banjo

     Banjo - Wikipedia
     Harrell Stiles Banjo Page

       

   Banjo Hangout

     ezFolk Clawhammer Banjo
     Beginners Banjo Lessons
     Irish Banjo
     Uncle Bens Banjo Homepage
     Jim Bottorff's Banjo Page
     Four String Banjo Links
     The Classic Banjo Resource
     Banjo Picking, and a Brief History of the Banjo
  Baritone/Euphonium

 

   Baritone or Euphonium?

      

   Google Directory - Baritone Horn

       

   Variations on the Baritone Horn and Euphonium

  Bass (see: Double Bass or Electric Bass)

 

Bassoon

 

   Fingering Charts

     Bassoon Family Fingering Companion
     Bassoon Fingering Chart

       

   Bassoon, Reeds, and More

       

   Bassoon.org

       

   Katie & Bob's Bassoon Page

  Berimbau (see: Musical Bow)
  Bodhran

       

   The World of Bodhrans

   The Bodhran Page
   The Bodhran in Irish Music
   Bodhran - Wikipedia
   History of the Bodhran
   Bodhran Lessons
   Bodojo Online
Bombard
   The Bombard
Bouzouki
   Bouzouki - Wikipedia
   Irish Bouzouki
   Ancient Tones
   Han's Irish Bouzouki Homepage
   A Crash Course on Lutes - Bouzouki
   Some Thoughts on the Irish Bouzouki

C

  Carillon
     About Carillons
     Traditional carillons in North America
  Castanets
     Castanets - Wikipedia
     Castanets in flamenco
  Celesta
     Celesta - Wikipedia
  Cello

       

   Yahoo! Directory - Cello

       

   The Joy Of Cello Playing

     Internet Cello Society
  Charango
     Charango Organization
     The Charango
     Charango Basics

 

Clarinet

 

   Fingering Charts

       

   The International Clarinet Association

       

   The Clarinet Family

       

   The Clarinet Pages

     History of the Clarinet
  Concertina (see: Accordion/Concertina)
  Cornet (see: Trumpet/Cornet)
  Cymbals
     Some Thoughts and Information Concerning Cymbals
     Cymbal - Wikipedia
     Introduction to Finger Cymbals
   Zil - Wikipedia
   Cymbals

D

  Didgeridoo
     Didgeridoo
     Ed Drury's Didgeridoo Page
  Djembe
     Djembe
   Djembefola

 

Double Bass

     Double Bass Links Page
     History of the Double Bass
  Doumbek

       

   A Quick and Dirty Guide to the Doumbek

     Middle Eastern Rhythms
     The Doumbek Page
     Kesslari's Advanced Doumbek Rhythms
  Drums and Percussion (see also: names of individual percussion instruments)
     Drum - Background, History, Raw Materials, Manufacturing

       

   Harmony Central : Drums and Percussion

     Listen to and learn about drums of the world

       

   A Drum Lessons Database

       

   Drum Rhythm Transcriptions

     African Polyrhythms

      

   Frame Drum Central

       

   Middle Eastern Percussion Resources

     Percussion Encyclopedia: The Drummers Lounge
     The Percussion Book
     David Kuckhermann - World Percussion
     Drum Score Archive
     World Music Rhythm Web
     Rudimental Drumming
     Bongo Mania
     Drums and Drum Sets
     The Hip Rhythm Digest
     Drum Dojo
     Algorhythm
     World Beats
     The Art of Taiko
  Duduk
     Duduk
  Dulcimer
     Appalachian Dulcimer
     Appalachian Dulcimer - Wikipedia

E

  Electric Bass
     Online Bass Lessons
     ActiveBass.com - online bass lessons

 

   Yahoo! Directory - Bass

       

   The Bass Player Garage

     Wheat's BassBook
     FreeDictionary - Electric Bass
     Harmony Central Bass Resources
     CyberfretBass - free online electric bass lessons
     Bassmasta Tabs

 

English Horn (see: Oboe/English Horn)

  Euphonium (see: Baritone/Euphonium)

F

  Fiddle
     Fiddling Around the World (various folk fiddle styles and instruments)

 

Flute/Piccolo

 

   Fingering Charts

       

   Google Directory - Flute

     New Sounds for Flute
     Auxiliary Piccolo Fingerings
     Practical Alternate Fingerings for Flute

       

   A Guide to the Irish Flute

   Fingering Charts for Keyless and 8-Key Flutes
   History of the Flute
   Flute History
   Flute History.com
   Mark Shepard's Flute Page
   The Virtual Flute
Frame Drum
   Frame Drums and Tambourines
   Framedrums: bendir, deff and tar
   Daf - Wikipedia
   Rhythms for the Daf
  French Horn

       

   Google Directory - Horn

       

   Yahoo! Directory - French Horn

       

   The French Horn

     History of the French Horn
     The Horn Player's FAQ

G

  Gaida
     Gaida
     Gajda
  Glass Armonica (Glass Harmonica)
     The Music and Magic of the Glass Armonica
     "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy" on the Glass Armonica
     Glass Harmonica - Wikipedia
     Play The Armonica

 

Guitar (Electric and Acoustic)

     GuitarSite.com
     Olav Torvund's Guitar Pages
     Wholenote.com - online guitar lessons

 

   Yahoo! Directory - Guitar

       

   Guitar at About

       

   The Classical Guitar Home Page

       

   The Flamenco Guitar Home Page

       

   Online Guitar Instruction

       

   Classical Guitar Illustrated History
     Basic Guitar Chords

  Hammer Dulcimer
     The Hammered Dulcimer
  Harmonica

       

   National Harmonica League

     Diatonic Harmonica Reference
     HarmonicClub
     Harmonica Country
     Harmonica, Blues Harp Links
     Harp On! Chromatic Harmonica Reference
  Harp (Folk and Pedal)
     The Historical Harp Society
     Harp Spectrum
  Harp Guitars
     Harp Guitars
     7-String, 8-String, 9-String, & 10-String Guitars

 

Harpsichord

     British Harpsichord Society

 

   Yahoo! Directory - Harpsichord

       

   A Harpsichord Primer

       

   Harpsichord Owner's Manual

  Hurdy Gurdy
     Hurdy Gurdy - Wikipedia
     Olympic Musical Instruments
     Matthew Szostak's Hurdy-Gurdy Page
     The Hurdy Gurdy Explained

  Irish Banjo (see: Banjo)
  Irish Bouzouki (see: Bouzouki)
  Irish Harp (see: Harp Folk and Pedal)

J

 

Jew's harp

     Jews Harp
     The Search for the Origins of the Jew's Harp
     Jew's harp - Wikipedia
     The Jew's Harp Column
     The Jew's Harp Page of Jarno Miettinen
     Jew's Harp (or Jaw's Harp)

K

  Kalimba (see: Thumb Piano)

 

Kantele

     Kantele - Wikipedia
     About the Kantele
  Kavals
      The Kaval
      Kaval
  Kazoo
     The Kazoo - Its "physics", history and importance for modern music
     Kazoo
  Kemenche (Kemence)
     Kemenche
     Kemence
     Black Sea Kemence
  Khene (Khaen)
     The Khene
     Khene
     The Laotian Khaen
  Kora (Cora)
     Kora
  Kurai
     The Kurai

L

 

Lute

     The Lute - A Brief History
     Renaissance Lute Beginner Page
     The Lute Society
     Lute - Wikipedia
     Torban: The Lute in Ukraine

M

 

Mandolin

       

   Mandolin Lessons

       

   Mandolinking

   Simple Gifts Mandolin Tablature Archive
   Mandolin Cafe
   Building a Mandolin
   Mandolin Magazine
   Bluegrass Mandolin Home Page
   How to Tell Mandolins, Citterns, Mandolas, Bouzoukis etc. Apart
Marimba
   Marimba and Xylophone
Mbira (see: Thumb piano)
Mechanical Instruments
   Mechanical Music Digest
   Barrel organ
   Argentinian Barrel Organ Museum
   Lionel Hartley's Barrel Organ Website
   Calliope
   About Automatic Music Instruments Generally
   The androids, automatons and music boxes website
Musical Bow
   Musical Bow
   Berimbau Page
   Berimbau - Wikipedia
   Berimbau capoeira music
   Berimbau
   The Brazilian Berimbau
Musical Saw
   Musical Saw

N

  Ney (Nay or Nai)
     Ney, Nai
     Ney - Wikipedia
     Middle East Musical Instruments - Nay (Ney)

 

Nyckelharpa

     American Nyckelharpa Association

O

 

Oboe/English Horn

 

   Fingering Charts

     English horn or Cor Anglais
     Cor anglais
  Ocarina
     Ocarina Room
     Ocarina - Wikipedia
     Ocarina History
   The History of Ocarina di Budrio
   Free sheet music for Ocarina
  Organ

       

   BUBL LINK: Organ Music

       

   Baroque Keyboards: Organ

     American Theatre Organ Society
     Encyclopedia of Organ Stops
  Oud
   Oud - Nikos Dimitriadis
   Oud - Wikipedia
   Al 'Ud - The Oud
   Mike's Oud Website

P

  Panpipes
     History of the Panflute
     Panpipes - Building and Playing
     Brad White's Pan-Flute.com
     The Pan Flute of Douglas Bishop
  Penny Whistle (see: Tin Whistle)
  Percussion (see: Drums and Percussion)
  Piano

 

   Yahoo! Directory - Piano

       

   BUBL LINK - Piano Music

       

   Chord House, Piano Room: Chords and Scales

       

   History of the Piano

       

   The Player Piano Page

 

Piccolo (see: Flute/Piccolo)

  Pipe and Tabor
     Pipe - Wikipedia
     A Plain and Easy Introduction to the English Pipe and Tabor
     Pipe and Tabor

Q

 

Quena

     Quena at Pan-Flute
     Legend of the Quena
     I Love Quena
     Quena - Wikipedia

  Rebec
     The Rebec Project

 

Recorder

   Recorder Fingering Charts
   Fingering the Recorder
   Recorder Trills, Turned Trills, and Turns
   Vibrato and Tremolo on the Recorder
   Recorder Home Page

S

  Sackbut (see: Trombone)
  Santur
     Santur
     Faramarz Payvar playing the santur
     Santur - Wikipedia
  Sanza (see: Thumb piano)
  Sarrusophone
   Sarrusophone Fingering Charts
   Sarrusophone

 

Saxophone

 

   Fingering Charts

     Saxophone Fingering Charts

       

   The Sax Shed

       

   Saxophone Resources on the Internet

       

   The International Saxophone Home Page

     History of the Saxophone
     Sax on the Web
     Ryan Fraser, Saxophonist
     The International Saxophone Home Page
  Setar
     Setar
     Setar - Duke University
  Shakuhachi

       

   Shakuhachi - Traditional Japanese Bamboo Flute

   Shakuhachi  Fingering Chart

       

   Shakuhachi Flute Fingering Chart

  Sheng (see also: Sho, Khene, Khaen)
     Sheng
  Sho (see also: Sheng, Khene, Khaen)
     Sho
     The Japanese Sho
  Sousaphone (see: Tuba/Sousaphone)
  Steel Drums
     Toucans Audio Clips
     Brief Historical Background of Steel Drums
     A Short History of the Shiny Drum
     About the Steel Drum

T

  Tambourine
     Tambourine - Wikipedia
  Tanbur
     Tanbur
     Journey of the Jam - Kurdistan's Sacred Tanbur
     Analysis and Physical Modeling of Tanbur
  Tar (Lute)
     Tar (lute) - Wikipedia
     Tar
  Tar (Drum: see also Frame Drums)
     Tar (drum) - Wikipedia
     Playing a Middle Eastern Percussion Instrument
  Theremin
     Theremin Info
     Theremin Vox
  Thumb Piano
     N. Scott Robinson: Mbira article
     Kalimba
     Kalimba: A new instrument with an ancient tradition
  Tin Whistle
   Tin Whistle and Fife Fingering Charts
   Tin Whistle Fingerings Research Center
   Mick's Virtual Whistle
   The Whistle Workshop
   Whistle Tutor
  Tonbak
     Tonbak and Daf, the Two National Drums of Iran (Persia)
     Peyman and his tonbak
  Trombone

       

   Yahoo! Directory - Trombone

       

   Google Directory - Trombone

       

   Trombone Page of the World

       

   Trombone Lecture

       

   Alto Trombone Home Page

     The Sackbut
     Online Trombone Journal

 

Trumpet/Cornet

 

   Trumpet Topics

       

   R. Jones Trumpet Page

       

   Google Directory - Trumpet

      

   Trumpet Guild

       

   Hylton Adcroft's Trumpet Centre

   Trumpet History
   The Virtual Trumpet Studio
   Trumpeter's Fanfare
Tuba/Sousaphone

       

   Yahoo! Directory - Tuba

U

  Uilleann Pipes
     The Uilleann Pipes
     Irish Uilleann Pipes Fingering Chart
     Uilleann Piping's World Renaissance
     Uilleann Penny-Chanters
     Na Poibairi Uilleann
     Uilleann Obsession
  Ukelin
     The Ukelin and Related Instruments

 

Ukulele

 

   Ukulele Lesson

     The Ukulele: Voice of Hawaii

V

  Viola

 

   Yahoo! Directory - Viola

  Viola da Gamba (Viol)

       

   Viola da Gamba Society

   The Viola da Gamba
   Viola da Gamba
   Viol
   The Gamba

 

Violin

 

   The Violin Society of America

       

   Yahoo! Directory - Violin

       

   Construction of a Violin

     General Information on Obtaining Authentication and Appraisal of Violins

W

  Whistling
     The Musical Art of Whistling
     Whistling Lessons 101 by Whistling Tom
     Online Guide to Whistling Records

 

Wood block

     Wood Block - Wikipedia

X

  Xalam
     Xalam
     Xalam

 

Xylophone

     Marimba and Xylophone
     Xylophone: General Information
   Xylophone - Wikipedia
   Xylophone, Percussion Instrument

Y

 

Yangchin (Yangqin)

     Chinese Traditional Musical Instruments - Yangqin
     Yangqin (hammered dulcimer)

Z  

  Zils (see: Cymbal)

 

Zither

     Zither - Wikipedia
     What is a zither?
     Zither
     Fretless Zithers

     General Musical Instrument Links

  Learn Licks (online videos)
  CHICO Instrument Encyclopedia
  Edinburgh University Collection of Historic Musical Instruments

       

Yahoo! Directory - Music Instruments

       

Indiana University School of Music - Instruments

       

Google Directory - Instruments

       

BUBL LINK: Musical Instruments

       

Musical Instruments Links

  Folk of the Wood - Free Lessons
  Glossary of International Musical Instruments
  World Music Instrument Gallery
  Music Instruction Links by Instrument
  Musical Instruments of Occidental Music
  List of Musical Instruments
  Musical Instruments
  Information About Instruments
Lark in the Morning - Ethnic Music Articles
Silver Burdett Musical Instruments Reference Articles

       

Musical Instruments Described

Wesleyan Virtual Instrument Museum

       

Glossary of Folk Instruments

       

Bulgarian Folk Musical Instruments

       

Khazana Music Resources

       

Chinese Musical Instruments

An Introduction to Traditional Chinese Musical Instruments
Instrument Photograph Albums
Open Directory: Early Music Instruments
Links to History of Musical Instruments
Oriscus Musical Instruments Information
Contrabass Mania
Classical Free Reed Instruments
Musical Instruments Gallery - Oddmusic
Comprehensive Table of Musical Instrument Classifications
A Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Instruments

 

     Physics of Musical Instruments

Physics of Musical Instruments
Internet Resources - Physics of Musical Instruments
Physics of Musical Instruments - A Brief History
Music Acoustics UNSW
HyperPhysics Concepts

     Instrument Building and Experimental Instruments

  Musical Instrument Engineering
  Satisfied Mind
  Building a Guitar
  Fret-Placement Calculator
  Making a PVC Ney
  Homemade Instruments
  My Homemade (and other) Odd Instruments
  Handmade Music - DIY Network
  "Coppers and Brass" or Making Something out of Nothing

 

Building Musical Instruments

  Build a Banjo
  How to Make a Shekere
  Making Your Own Taiko
  How to build a bluegrass-style five-string banjo
  Bleach Bottle Banjo
  Building a Hurdy-Gurdy
  The Mudcat Cafe - Make Your Own Instruments
  Gametone Homemade Gamelan Instruments
  Newband Instrumentarium
  Making a Clay Didjeridu
  Making Your Own PVC Didjeridu
  Our Bass Marimba - an Introduction

       

Experimental Musical Instruments

  Building a Mandolin
  World and Experimental Musical Instrument Links
  How to make your own water drum
  Basic Xylophone Building
  The Rebec Project - Making the Rebec
  My homebrew pipe organ
  Bash the Trash
  Digital Instrument Building
  Lutherie Info for Builders of Stringed Musical Instruments
  Music Instrument Builders Resources
  Getting Started in Instrument Building
  F 5 Mandolin Construction
  Classical Guitar Construction
  Recreating the Jorvik Viking Panpipes
  Making Pan flutes
  Let's Make Yokobue (Japanese flutes)
  Here's How to Make a Musical Bamboo Flute
  The Musical Instrument Makers Forum
  Building Mandolin No. 001
  Violin Making
  How to Make a Bodhran
  Dave's Web - How to make a bodhran
  How to make a set of highland pipes from PVC pipe
  Make your own Kazoos and Flazoots
  Captain Kazoo
  Early Instrument Resources
  Balloon Drums
  Homemade percussion and junk music
  Musical Instrument Making Resources
  Iner Souster and the Experimental Instruments He Lives With

     Miscellaneous Links

 

The American Musical Instrument Society

       

Instrument Jokes

 

    

JAZZ

  Jazz Greats Digital Exhibits
  The Red Hot Jazz Archive
  Jazz Theory and Improvisation
  Chord Progression Lessons

 

Yahoo! Directory - Jazz 

  Jazz Corner

 

Jazz Roots: Early Jazz History 

 

NPR Jazz       

 

Photos From the Golden Age of Jazz

 

Jazz Links of the World

  The Jazz Site - British Links
  Jazz Music Festivals
  Outside Shore Music - A Jazz Improvisation Primer
  Bix Beiderbecke Links

JOBS FOR MUSICIANS

 

Music Industry Jobs & Careers in Music

  U.S. Department of Labor: Musicians, Singers, and Related Workers
  ASCAP Jobline
  Applause Careers in Music
  Grapevinejobs: jobs in and around broadcast, film, and music

 

LYRICS

  Lyrics You Love

       

Lyric Crawler

       

Yahoo! Directory - R & B and Soul Lyrics

  Lyrics World
  Anime Lyrics
  Dark Lyrics
  Lyrics Planet
  Lyrics Freak
  Sing 365 Lyrics
  Lyrics Search Engine
  A - Z Lyrics Universe
  Country Western Song Machine
  Black Cat Rockin' Lyrix Index
  Sing Along Midis and Lyrics for the NIEHS Kids' Pages
  Disney Song Lyrics

MULTI-TOPIC

     General Links

  This Day in Music History
  Metropolis' Online Pitch Pipe
  The Music of Sound
  Music and Sound Waves
  Schools and Departments of Music by Country
  Audiogalaxy: Glossary of Musical Styles
  How to Enjoy a Live Concert
  Gaylord Music Library Necrology

       

Google Directory - Music Styles

  All Music Guide

       

MusicSearch.com

  Festival Finder
  Music Selection Resources on the WWW
  The Music Beat - The Internet Music Guide
  Wikipedia - Music
  The Free Dictionary - Music
  Music Theory for Songwriters
  A Short History of Metronomes
  Musical Genre Defined
  List of Genres of Music
  Musical Instruments for Traditional Storytelling
  Music Information Retrieval (MIR)
  Music and politics
  The names of instruments and voices in foreign languages

     University and Academy Library Links

 

Sibelius Academy - Music Resources

 

Indiana University School of Music - William and Gayle Cook Music Library

 

Library of Congress - Performing Arts Reading Room

  International Musicological Society

     Genres/Artists/Groups

       

All Music Guide

       

Fortune City - Explore: Music

       

Individual Musicians (All genres) and Popular Groups

       

Worldwide Internet Music Resources: Geographic-specific Sites

  ArtistDirect: Music
  MTV Online

       Reviews

 

La Folia Online Music Reviews

 

MUSIC AND HEALTH

    Health Issues of Performers

  The Affliction of the Musician
  Performance Nerves
  Pianist Pain-Prevention Tips
  Musicians and Injuries
  Musician's Health
  H.E.A.R.
  MusicalOnline: Musicians and Injuries
  Medical Issues in Music
  Warmer Hands Naturally
  Sitting and Seating for Cello Players
  Vocal Health Links
  Singers Health

    Music Therapy

  Music Therapy World
  Indiana University - Music Therapy Links
  Music Therapy and Depression
  American Music Therapy Association
  Threshold Choir
  My BIG Book of Music Therapy Songs
  Music as Therapy: How Music Can Make You Healthier

    Meditation Music

 

Mantras and Indian Music for meditation and worship

  Heartspring Meditation Music
  Music Meditation
  Music for Meditation
  Online New Age Radio Station: Meditation Music
  Music and Meditation

MUSIC EDUCATION

 

Music Teacher Resources: Online Music Lesson Plans

  The Crafty Music Teacher
  Music of Old Nebraska Lesson Plans
  Music Teacher's Resource Site
  Karin's ESL Partyland: Teaching With Music
  Music Ideas for Primary Teachers
  Music Education Madness Site
  Music Teachers National Association
  National Association for Music Education (MENC)
  Teacher Lesson Plan - Stand Up and Sing: Music and our Reform History
  The History of Music Education Site
  American Music Conference: Supporting Music Advocacy
  Support Music
  Music Education at Datadragon
  Yahoo! Music Education Links
  Music Education: Indiana University School of Music
  Music Education Articles: Suite101.com
  Toe-Tapping Music Resources for K-12 Teachers

MUSICALS

  Musicals 101
  Musicals.Net
  Reel Classics - Musicals

 

Original Rock Musicals       

 

Musicals and Artists - The History 

 

Those Golden Movie Musicals

 

Now Playing: Musicals       

 

Theatricopia       

 

Musical Cast Album Database      

NEW AGE

      

Yahoo! Directory - New Age Music

  Google Directory - New Age Music
  Music For A New Age
  Space Music and Floating Ambient WebRing

ONLINE RADIO

  NeverEndingWonder - freeform internet radio
  Oddio Overplay
  Hardradio
  Radio Tower
  Sleepbot Environmental Broadcast
  Xfm - London's New Music Radio Station
  WCPE Classical Music, 24 Hours a Day
  SHOUTcast
  NPR
  BBC Radio
  Radio-Locator
  Winamp Radio
  Fm Classical Web Cast - WKAR
  Broadcast-Live
  KJIC Gospel Radio
  Christian Gospel Music and Talk Radio
  KEXP 90.3 FM
  Psyche Van Het Folk
  It's Too Damn Early

OPERA

  A - Z Opera of Opera

 

Yahoo! Directory - Opera 

 

Google Directory - Opera 

 

Opera Stuff       

 

Opera Directory

  List of Opera Companies on the Web
  Opera Glass

PATRIOTIC MUSIC

 

Directory of Patriotic Web Sites: Patriotic Music

  Free printable sheet music for "Beautiful Nebraska"
  50 U.S. State Songs
  Official U.S. State Songs and Flags
  The Fifties Web - Patriotic Songs
  National Anthem Information
  National Anthem Midis, Lyrics, and World Flags
  USA Patriotic MIDI Tunes
  Patriotic Songs - Sing Along Midis and Lyrics
  John Philip Sousa
  Music and Politics

 

POP/EASY LISTENING

       

Center for Popular Music

       

Google Directory - Pop Music

  TechnoPop: The Secret History Of Technology and Popular Music
  BBC Music - Easy Listening & Soundtracks
  The Light Music Hall of Fame
  Easy Listening with the Duchess
  J D Hay's Crooners Collection

      

PUBLISHING/COPYRIGHT

     Composition/Publishing

       

Music Composition

       

Indiana University School of Music - Composition

       

Yahoo! Directory - Composition

       

American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers

       

National Association of Composers, USA

  Singer, Songwriter Directory

     Copyright Information

  A Plain Guide to Copyright
  Public Domain Music

 

Music Copyright Law Directory

       

Music and Copyright Law

       

United States Copyright Office

       

Music Publishers' Association - Copyright Resources

  Boycott RIAA
  Understanding Your Rights: The Public's Right of Fair Use
  10 Big Myths About Copyright Explained
  Copyright for Music Librarians
  Copyright Primer on Computer Music Files

      Music Freedom

 

Internet Radio and MP3 Download Issues

  Free Music Archive
  Piracy is Your Friend
  The Problem With Music

PUNK

  History of Punk Music in England
  Punk Music - A Brief History and Beyond
  The Punk Page
  Punk Bands - A Tribute to Punk Music Everywhere

RAP/HIP HOP

  Hip Hop Research Portal
  Rap Nation

       

Rap Music

List of Genres of Hop Hop
African HipHop
Yahoo! Directory - Rap and Hip-Hop
About Rap/Hip-Hop
B-Boys.com
Old School Hip Hop
History of Rap
Hip Hop Directory
The Hip Hop Source
Hip Hop and Rap Artists
The Evolution of Rap Music in the United States
BBC Radio 1 - RnB/Hip Hop/Garage/Drum and Bass

RECORDED MUSIC

 

Centre for the History and Analysis of Recorded Music

  Canadian Antique Phonograph Society
  Antique Phonograph Music Program

       

Early Recorded Sounds and Wax Cylinders

  How CD Recorders Work

      

Recorded Music: What Do You Want? Where Do You Get It?

  Dismuke's Acoustical Recordings 1900 - 1925
  The History of Sound Recording Technology
  No Noise is Good Noise
  Home Studio Article
  Should your recording studio be completely soundproof?
  Sound Recording
  Tinfoil - Dedicated to the preservation of early recorded sounds
  Recording Technology History Links
  Internet Museum of Flexi/Cardboard/Oddity Record Links
  Tyrone's Record and Phonograph Page
  Hollywood and Vine: Capitol Records

 

 

ROCK

 

Yahoo! Directory - Rock  

 

Rock-and-Roll Page      

  List of Heavy Metal Genres
  Heavy Metal Music
  The History of Heavy Metal

 

Indiana University School of Music - Rock Links  

 

Rock N Roll Reference Discography       

 

Reason to Rock: Rock Music as Art Form

 

Rocknworld       

 

Rock N' Roll Timeline       

 

The History of Rock Music      

 

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

 

The History of Rock and Roll      

 

Nebraska Music Hall of Fame      

  1960s British Rock
  Mining Company - Classic Rock
  Rock Music Festivals
  Oldies Music - 50's, 60's and 70's
  Prog Archives
  San Francisco Music and the King of Pop
  Rock Music Web Ring
  Classic Rock Web Ring
  The Captain Beefheart Radar Station
  Gibraltar Encyclopedia of Progressive Rock

       

R&B/SOUL

  Rhythm and Blues Foundation
  About R & B Music
  Rhythm and Blues Wikipedia

       

Shades of Blue

       

Google Web Directory - R & B

       

Yahoo! Directory - R & B and Soul

       

Rhythm and Blues Extravaganza

  Doo Wop on the Soul-Patrol
  Soul Music in Wikipedia
  Soul Music History
  Funk

       

SACRED MUSIC

     General Links (Christian)

 

Indiana University School of Music - Religious Music

  Religious Music - Wikipedia
  Christian Music Resources on the Web
  Christian Music Place Artists Database: Genre Listing

     Church Music (Christian)

  The Cyber Hymnal

       

Anglican Church Music

     Sacred Music History (Christian)

 

Chant Links

  Christian Music

    Gospel

  Gospel Music Archive - Tabs and Chords for Guitar
  Black Gospel Music Resource Directory
  Gospel Music - Wikipedia
  Yahoo! Directory - Gospel Music
  Negro Spirituals and Antique Gospel Music

    Other Traditions

  

Fasola Home Page

  The Sacred Harp - online digitized version
  Sacred Harp Singing
  Sacred Harp Singing 2

       

The Shaker Journal: Religion in Song

       

Unmercenary Sacred Music

  Rastafarian Music
  Buddhist Chant
  Buddhist Music
  Muslim Music
  Zoroastrian Music
  Shinto Music
  About Pakistan: Culture: Spiritual Music
  Bhajan

SALSA

 

What Is This Thing Called Salsa?

  Salsa
  Salsa Music
  Salsa Music Guide
  Links: Salsa
  Salsa Music Links
  List for Salsa Music and Latin-American Culture
  Salsa Radio Stations on the Internet
  Batanga - Latin Music Internet Radio
  Yahoo! Entertainment: Latin Music Salsa
  Salsa music - Wikipedia
  Salsa & Merengue Society - Salsa: The Music
  Just Salsa Magazine
  Salsa Music
  History of Salsa

SHEET MUSIC

  Free printable sheet music for "Beautiful Nebraska"
  Music of Old Nebraska free sheet music archive
  Sheet Music Archive
  Pipe and Tabor Sheet Music

       

American Sheet Music, 1870 - 1885

       

African-American Sheet Music, 1850 - 1920

       

The Lester S. Levy Collection of Sheet Music

       

Historic American Sheet Music

       

Mutopia

  How to Find Free Sheet Music on the Internet
  Free Sheet Music by Instruments
  Breizh Partitions: Free Celtic Music Scores
  Drum Score Archive
  Choral Public Domain Library
  IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library
  American Choral Music
  Just Sheet Music

SOUND EFFECTS

 

Free Sounds and Sound Effects

  Videomaker Free Sound Effects
  Stonewashed Free Sound Effects
  FindSounds - Search the Web for Sounds
  Absolute Sound Effects Archive
  A1 Free Sound Effects
  TheFreeSite
  The Recordist
  Meanrabbit Wave File Download
  Flashkit SoundFX
  Animal Sound Effects
  Tricks and Techniques for Sound Effect Design
  SoundBible.com

 

 SPORTS/DANCE MUSIC

     Ice Skating Music

 

Skate Music List

  Skating Music
  Maeno's Skating Music Page
  ISU Figure Skating Biographies

    Multiple topic

 

Sport music: Music as ergogenic aid

  Board Sports Music

     Cheerleading Music

 

Cheerleading and Dance Music Mixes

     Gymnastics Floor Music

  GYMusic

     University/College Songs

  Lyrics to College Fight Songs
  College Fight Song Midis
  College Fight Songs on the WWW

      Ballet and Modern Dance

  Cyber Dance - Dance Web Sites
  Ballet Music Downloads
  History Of Ballet
  The Ballet
  CyberDance

      Ballroom Dance

 

Ballroom Dance Steps

  History of Modern Ballroom Dancing
  Learn to Ballroom Dance Online
  An American Ballroom Companion

      Belly Dancing

 

Oriental Belly Dance

  Belly Dance Music Translations
  The Art of Middle Eastern Dance

      Breakdancing

 

History of Breakdance

  Breakdancing - Wikipedia
  Open Directory - Breakdancing
  Google Directory - Breakdancing
  Breakdancing, Present at the Creation

      Charleston

 

How to Dance the Charleston

  Charleston History
  Charleston Dance Move

      Court and Historic Dances

  Medieval Dance
  Medieval Dance
  Court Dances
  Basse Dance
  Orchesography (digitized translation)
  Blakeney Manor Dance and Music
  Morris Dancing FAQs
  Renaissance Dance
  Cunnan: Renaissance Dance

      Disco

 

Seventies Dance Music

  The Disco History Page
  Google Directory - Disco
  DanceNetRadio

      Flamenco

 

Flamenco for Beginners

       Folk Dancing

 

Folk Dance History

  Folk Dance Links
  Online Folk Festival
  Webfeet: Dancing on the Web
  Google Directory - Folk Dancing

      Hula

 

Hawaiian Music and Hula Archives

  Hula Page
  Hula From A Native Perspective
  Hula Preservation Society
  Hula in Hawaii
  Hula, Hawaii's Art and Soul

      Line Dancing

 

Line Dancing: Tips and How-tos

  The Line & Country & Western Dance & Music FAQ
  Country and Western Dancing

      Merengue

  Merengue History of Dance
  A History of Merengue

      Multiple Dance Types

 

Dance Music Midi Tunes

  Dance Steps, Instruction, Lessons, Tips
  Dance Steps
  D.J. Rhythms Dance Music Database
This Business of Dance and Music
  Dance Instruction Manuals
  A Dance Web Directory

      Polka

 

Polkas on the Web

  Polka Heaven
  Polka Steps
  Polka History
  Polka: Wisconsin's State Dance

       Swing Dances

 

What is Swing?

  Jitterbug/Swing Dancing

       Tango

 

Guides to Tango Music for Social Dancing

  Tango
  Yahoo! Directory - Tango
  Google Directory - Tango

       Tap

 

Terminology of Tap Dance

  Tap Dance Homepage
  Tap Dance - Basic Steps and Moves
  Tap Dance's Irish Roots
  Tap Dance History

     

SWING/BIG BAND

 

Big Bands Database

  Google Directory - Swing
  Google Directory - Big Band
  SwingMusic.net
  Swingin' Down the Lane
  Big Band Dance Party
  Denny Farrell: The Original Big Band Showcase
  Craig's Big Bands and Big Names

TECHNO

       

Techno Music and Raves FAQ

       

Dance Music Weekly Guide

  Google Directory - Techno Personal Pages
  Shoutcast

VIDEO GAME MUSIC

  Videogame Music Archive
  Quest Studios Sierra Soundtrack Series
  Video Game Music - Galbadia Hotel
  A History of Video Game Music
  Video Game Sheet Music
  Video Game Music Albums
  VGMix
  Overclocked Remix
  Game Music Home Page
  A Game Music Index
  Kohina
  Ifurita's Anime Jukebox
  Megadriver Official Homepage
  Gamer's Corner
  The Videogame Music Preservation Foundation
  The Original Nintendo MIDI Music Page
  Blue Laguna's Media Archive
  How video game music is created
  #1 Video Game Music WebRing
  Game Sound Design
  Skytopia: Greatest C64 Game Music
  Game and Anime Music Ring
  Video Game Music - Wikipedia
  Game Music Base
  Loops and Bloops: Music of the Commodore 64 Games
  Video Game Jam - Guitar and Bass Tablature for Video Game Music
  Video Game MIDI Music
  Fantasy Reborn

 

 

WEDDING MUSIC

Music for the Royal Wedding 2011
Wedding Songs: Listen to the Music
Wedding Globe - Songs and Music for Your Event
Piano Wedding Music
Wedding Music Library
Wedding Music Central
Engagement 101 - The Wedding
Top Wedding Songs
Google Directory - Wedding Music
Guide to Wedding Music
Ethnic Weddings, Multi-Cultural, Heritage
Wikipedia - Wedding Music

WOMEN'S MUSIC

Women Composers

Diana Ambache on Women Composers

Women Composers Database

IAWM

Women in the Arts, Inc.   

Women and Music 

Women's Contemporary Music and Art Sites

Women's Music Publishers

Women's Music

Women in Music

Yahoo! Directory - Women's Music
Ladyslipper Music
Radical Harmonies Women's Music Bibliography
Thoughts on Women's Music and Activism
What Women's Music Does, or Doesn't Mean
Women's Music and the Life Cycle
Suffrage Singalong!
Discographies of Women's Music
Distinguished Women of Past and Present - Music

WORLD MUSIC

     The information in this category is arranged in three sections.  The General Links include sites about multiple countries and world music as a whole.  The Regional Links will take you to Web pages that have information about several countries within a specific region or continent or those which are related to each other stylistically. Here you will also find the study of ethnomusicology.  Finally, the Individual Country Links call out ... you guessed it... URLs about individual countries.  It may be possible for you to find material on your area of choice in each of these categories.  Please try them all!

     General Links

  Yahoo! Entertainment by Region

      

BUBL LINK - World Music

  Inside World Music
  Foreign Language Folk Music Sites
  Center for World Music
  World Music Festivals
  Teach Languages With Music
  World Music Central
  World Music Instrument Gallery
  Music a-z: National Geographic World Music
  Recommended World Music Links (BBC)
  Global Rhythm
  World Music Genres and Song Styles
  Ring Round the World: Countries
  National Public Radio Music: World
  Recommended World Music Links
  World Music Network

     Regional Links

Africa: An Overview (For North Africa see: Middle East)

 

The African Music Encyclopedia

  Afropop Worldwide
  African Music and Drumming Resources on the Web
  African Music Hub
  African Music South of the Sahara
  The Music of Africa
  Afrojazz
  Musical Instruments of Africa
  Music of Africa
  Wikipedia: Music of Africa

        Regions:  West

  The Manding Music Traditions of West Africa
  West African Music

                       Central

  Pygmy Music

                       South

 

Southern African Music Bibliographies

                        

Asia: An Overview (For Central Asia see: Middle East)

 

Asian and Asian-American Music

 

         Regions:  East

 

Music of East Asia

  Musical Instruments of East Asia

                          Southeast

 

Southeast Asian Traditional Music

  Music of SouthEast Asia

                         South: The Indian Subcontinent

  Musical Instruments of South Asia
  Music of South Asia

                         Inner

                            

Europe: An Overview

  Music of Europe

           Regions:Northern Europe

  Kantele
  Nordic Music

            Eastern Europe

             The Balkans

 

Balkanarama

Latin America: An Overview

Latin American Progressive Music

Zona Latina

Glossary of Latin American musical terms
Latin American Music
Folkways Latin

           Regions:  South America

  Andean Music Links
  Music from the Andes
  Pacoweb, Musica Andina
  Cultures of the Andes - Quechua Songs
  Musical Instruments of the Andes
  Andean Music
  Musica Andina

                          The Caribbean

 

Caribbean Art and Music

 

Reggae Music

  Calypso Music

                           

Middle East: An Overview

 

Arab Gateway: music

 

Arab Music

 

Maqam Music

  Maqam World
  Arabic Music and Songs
  Arabian Musical Instruments
  Wikipedia - Arab Music
  Turath Traditional Arab Music
  Al Mashriq - Middle East Music
  Oriental Tunes

            Regions:  North Africa

 

The Sahara: Music

  Music of North Africa/West Asia
  Andalusian classical music

                            Eastern Arab World

                            The Arabian Peninsula

 

Arab Music Websites

                            Central Asia

 

Music in Uzbekistan & Tajikistan

North America: see United States and Canada under Individual Country Links

Oceania: An Overview

Transnational Ethnic Groups

                 Jewish

  Virtual Klezmer
  Klezmer Music in a Few Words
  Klezmer
  Jewish Music
  Jewish Music WebCenter

                Rom (Travellers, Gypsies, Tinkers, etc.)

  Gypsy Music: An Overview
  Roma Music

                Saami

  Sami Music - Wikipedia
  Sami Music - The Free Dictionary

                Basque

  Basque Music and Dance
  Basque Music

                Celtic 

 

The Encyclopedia of  Traditional Celtic Music

  Folk Music of England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales and America
  Ceolas Celtic Music Archive
  The Celtic Music of Spain - Galicia & Asturias
  Celtic Music
  The Instruments of Celtic Music

                Assyrians

 

Songs of Assyria

                 Berbers

 

Berber Music

  Amazighs

                 Bedouins

 

Bedouin Music

  Musical Forms Popularized by Eastern Bedouins

                 Kurds

  Kurdish Search Engine: Music
  Kurdish Music

Individual Country Links

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

   Afghanistan

  Afghan Music
  Music of Afghanistan
  Music of Afghanistan (United World Radio)
  Afghan Music Project
  Afghanistan National Institute of Music

 

   Albania

  Albanian Village Music
  Vocal Traditions of Albania
  Music of Albania

   

   Algeria

  Music of Algeria
  Rai
  A Taste of Algerian Music

   Andorra

  Music of Andorra

   Angola

  Music of Angola
  Angola Music Links

  Anguilla

  Music of Anguilla

  Antigua and Barbuda

 

Carnival and Antiguan Music

Music of Antigua and Barbuda

   Argentina

  Cyber - Tango
  Yahoo! Directory Argentina Music
  Music of Argentina
  Tango music
  Music and Dance in Argentina

   Armenia

  Music of Armenia
  Armenian Folk Music Instruments

    Aruba

  Music of Aruba

    Australia

  National Library of Australia - Music
  Didjeridoo - a Comprehensive Guide to Contemporary Playing
  Didgeridoo Sound Clips
  Australian Aboriginal Music
  Music of Australia

    Austria

  Yahoo! Directory - Austria
  Music of Austria

       

   Azerbaijan

  Music of Azerbaijan

 

Azerbaijan Music

B

   Bahamas

  Junkanoo in The Bahamas
  Music of the Bahamas

   Bahrain

 

Music of Bahrain

  Bahraini MP3s (page in Arabic)

   Bali  

  Balinese Gamelan
  The Music of Bali
  Glistening Tones of the Gamelan
  Music of Bali

   Bangladesh

  Music of Bangladesh

   Barbados

  Barbados Music - Calypso
  Calypso/Soca
  Music of Barbados

   Belarus

  Belarusian Music
  The Folk Music of Belarus
  Music of Belarus

   Belgium

  Yahoo! Directory - Belgian Music
  Music of Belgium

   Belize

  Music of Belize
  Garifuna Music

   Benin

  Music of Benin
  Benin Radio Stations Live

   Bermuda

  Google Directory - Bermuda Arts and Entertainment
  Music of Bermuda

   Bhutan

  Bhutan Jaw Harp
  Music of Bhutan
  RAOnline Bhutan: Bhutanese Music

   Bolivia

  Music of Bolivia

   Bosnia and Herzegovina

  Bosnia at Balkanarama
  Music of Bosnia and Herzegovina

   Botswana

  Tswana Music
  Music of Botswana
  Botswana Music

   Brazil

  Brazilian Popular Music
  The Wonders of Brazilian Music
  Brazilian Music on the Web
  What is Choro Music?
  Brazilian and South American Rhythms
  Carnivale Music
  Music of Brazil
  Capoeira Music
  Brazilian Tropicalia
  Tropicália

   Britain (See: United Kingdom)  

   Brunei

  Music of Brunei

   Bulgaria

  Music of Bulgaria
  Bulgarian Folk Music Online
  Bulgarian Folklore Music
  Bulgarian dance music

   Burkina Faso

  Music of Burkina Faso

   Burma (Myanmar)

  Burmese Classical Song
  Burmese Music
  Music of Myanmar
  Myanmar Music

   Burundi

  Music of Burundi

C

       

Cambodia

  Cambodian music
  Music of Cambodia

 

Cameroon

  Music of Cameroon

Canada

  Music of Canada
  Canadian Music, Artists, and Bands Index
  Inuit Music
  Celtic music in Canada

     

Cape Verde

  Music of Cape Verde
  The Sands of Cape Verde

Cayman Islands

 

Music of the Cayman Islands

Central African Republic

 

Music of the Central African Republic

  Central African Republic: Aka Pygmy Music

 Chad

 

Music of Chad

Chile

  Music of Chile

 China

  Chinese Music, the Classical Music Forms of China
  Music of China

 

The Internet Chinese Music Archive

  Introduction to Chinese Musical Instruments
  Chinese Instruments
  Chinese Music Instruments, History and Performers

Colombia

  Music of Colombia
  Vallenato

 Comoros

  Music of Comoros and Mayotte

Congo and Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly: Zaire)

  Music of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  Music of the Republic of the Congo
  World Music Central - Artists of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  World Music Central - Artists of Congo_Brazza

  

Costa Rica

  Costa Rica Music and Dance
  Music of Costa Rica

Cote d'Ivoire

  Music of Cote d'Ivoire

       

Croatia

 

Croatia Music and Folklore

  Music of Croatia

  

Cuba

 

Music of Cuba & Cubans

  Cuba and Its Music
  A Brief History of the Mambo
  Cuban Music Links and Resources
  Guajira and Jibaro Music
  Cuban Rumba Music
  Cuban World Music Artists
  Music of Cuba
  Music of Cuba

Cyprus

  Music of Cyprus - Wikipedia
  Music of Cyprus

Czech Republic 

  Music of the Czech Republic

 

The History of Czech Music

  Yahoo! Directory - Czech Republic Music
  Czech Music Links

D

Denmark

  Music of Denmark
  Yahoo! Directory - Danish Music

Djibouti

 

Afromix - Djibouti

  Music of Djibouti

       

Dominica

 

Music in Dominica

  Music of Dominica

Dominican Republic

  Tambora Y Guira
  Music of the Dominican Republic

E

East Timor

 

Music of East Timor

Ecuador

  Music of Ecuador

Egypt

  Music of Egypt
  Music in Ancient Egypt

El Salvador

  Music of El Salvador

England (See: United Kingdom)

   

Equatorial Guinea

 

World Music Artists from Equatorial Guinea

  Music of Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

  Music of Eritrea

Estonia

  Music of Estonia
  Estonian Art Music
  Ummamuudu

Ethiopia

 

Ethiopia - Traditional Music

  People and Culture of Ethiopia
  Music of Ethiopia

F

 

Fiji

  Music of Fiji
  Dancing Across Racial Barriers in Fiji
  Banaba: Men Singing

   

Finland

  Yahoo! Directory - Finland Music Artists
  Music of Finland

       

France

 

Music of France

  French Music
  Yahoo! Directory - France - Music
  French Pop Music
  Music of France - Wikipedia
  Music of Brittany

G

Gabon

  Music of Gabon

Gambia

  Music of the Gambia
  Music for All in Gambia
  Artist profile: Alagi Mbye

Georgia

  Music of Georgia

 

Georgian Songs and Music

Germany

Music of Germany
20,000 Volkslieder
Yahoo! Directory - Germany Music Artists
Live Radio and Television from Germany
A brief summary of German rock music

Ghana

  Music of Ghana
  Afromix - Ghana
  Ewe Music
  Ghana's modern musical history

       

Greece

  Music of Greece
  Rembetika Music
  Greek Folk Music and Dance
  Oud - Nikos Dimitriadis
  Music of Crete
  Greek Music

Grenada

Music of Grenada

Guatemala

  Music of Guatemala
  Marimbas of Guatemala

Guinea

 

The Africa Guide - Guinea - Music

  World Music Central - Guinean Artists
  Afromix - Guinea
  Music of Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

  Music of Guinea-Bissau
  Afromix - Guinea-Bissau
  World Music Portal - Guinea Bissau

Guyana

  Music of Guyana
  Music from Guyana

H

 

Haiti

  Music of Haiti

Honduras

 

Garifuna Music

  Wikipedia - Garifuna Music

Hungary

  Music of Hungary
  Hungarian Traditional Dance Music
  Hungarian Folk Song Sound Files
  Yahoo! Directory - Hungarian Music

I

 

Iceland

  Music of Iceland

 

The Icelandic Music Page

  Yahoo! Directory - Iceland Music Artists

India

The Evolution of Indian Music
Biswabrata Chakrabarti - About Indian Classical Music
Indian Classical Music
Folk Music Instruments of India with audio samples

Music of India 

RBC Radio - Asian Indian radio station in NYC
Music of South India
North Indian Music
Introduction to North Indian Music
Yahoo! Directory - India Entertainment Music
Indian Rhythmic Cycles
Hindi Film Music
Beat of India - The Folk Music of India
Traditional Punjabi Musicians
Music of India

Indonesia

  Music of Indonesia
  Yahoo! Directory - Indonesia Music
  Explore the World of Gamelan
  The Gamelans of the Kraton Yogyakarta

Iran

Music of Iran
Persian Musical Instruments
Iranian Traditional Music Instruments
Musical Instruments of Iran and ancient Persia

Iranian Classical Music

Persian Classical Music
Instruments of Persian Classical Music
Persian Classical Music
Iran Music
An Introduction to Persian Music
Iranian Traditional Musical Instruments
Tonbak and Daf, the Two National Drums of Iran (Persia)

Iraq

  Music of Iraq
  Iraqi Music
  IraqiArt.com - Music

Ireland and Northern Ireland

  Music of Ireland
  Welcome to The Session
  Prehistoric Irish Music
  Traditional Irish Harp
  Northern Irish Music Industry Commission

Israel

  Music of Israel
  Jewish and Israel Music

Italy

  List of Italian Music Sites
  Yahoo! Directory - Italian Music
  Music of Italy

J

 

Jamaica

  Jamaican Music - Reggae, Ska, Mento
  Music of Jamaica
  List of Genres of Reggae Music
  A brief summary of Jamaican music

       

Japan

Music of Japan
The Music Of Japan - Brief Summary
The Music of Japan and Okinawa
Yahoo! Directory - Japanese Music
Ainu Music
Japanese Traditional Music
The History of Japanese Music

       

Java

 

Central Javanese Gamelan

  The Javanese Gamelan: Ancient Music with Contemporary Appeal
  Music of Java

Jordan

  Music of Jordan

K

 

Kazakhstan

  Music of Kazakhstan

Kenya

 

Kenya Music Page

  Music of Kenya
  The Sound of Music in Kenya

Kiribati

 

Kiribati Traditional Music

  Music of Kiribati

Korea, North and South

  Performing Arts in Korea
  Yahoo! Directory - South Korea Music
  World Music - North Korea: The Hermit Kingdom
  Music of South Korea
  Music of North Korea
  Korean Music

Kuwait

  Music of Kuwait

Kyrgyzstan

  Music of Kyrgyzstan

L

 

Laos

  Music of Laos
  Lao Classical Music
  The Folk Traditions of Laos
  Traditional Logging Songs
  Lao Music - Wikipedia
 

 

Latvia

  Music of Latvia
  Latvian Music Pages
  Latvian Folk Information

Lebanon

  Yahoo! Directory - Lebanon Music Artists
  Music of Lebanon - Wikipedia
  Fairuz Online

Lesotho

  Music of Lesotho

Lesser Antilles

 

Music of the Lesser Antilles

Liberia

  Afromix - Liberia
  Music of Liberia

Libya

  Libyan Music
  Music of Libya

 

Liechtenstein

Music of Liechtenstein

Lithuania

 

Music in Lithuania

  Music of Lithuania
  Yahoo! Directory - Lithuanian Music

Luxembourg

  Yahoo! Directory - Luxembourg Music
  Music of Luxembourg

M

 

Macedonia

  Music of the Republic of Macedonia

 

Macedonia: Music and Folklore

  Macedonian Underground Music Archive

Madagascar (Malagasy Republic)

 

Madagascar Music Links

  Music of Madagascar
  Listen to the Music of Madagascar

Malawi

 

Malawi Music Bibliography

  Enjoy Malawian Music
  Music of Malawi

 

Malaysia

  Music of Malaysia

Maldives

  Music of the Maldives
  Maldives Folk Music

Mali

  Music of Mali
  Mali Music and Dance
  World and International Artists and Bands: Mali

Malta

  Music of Malta
  Yahoo! Directory - Malta music

Marshall Islands

  Music of the Marshall Islands

Mauritania

  Afromix - Mauritania
  Music of Mauritania

Mauritius

  Music of Mauritius

 

Mauritian Sega

  Afromix - Mauritius

Mexico

 

The Music of Mexico

  La Bamba Explained
  Selena's Page
  Yahoo! Directory - Mexican Music Artists
  Teotihuacan Pyramids - Rites of Spring
  Music of Mexico
  History of the Mariachi
  A History of Women in Mariachi Music

Micronesia

  Music of the Federated States of Micronesia

 

Micronesia Music

  Federated States of Micronesia - Culture
  Music of the Northern Mariana Islands

Moldova

  Music of Moldova

Monaco

 

Music of Monaco

 

Mongolia

 

Mongolian Music

  Music of Mongolia
  Friends of Tuva

Montserrat

  Music of Montserrat

Morocco

  Music of Morocco
  Afropop - Morocco
  Afromix - Morocco
  World and International Artists and Bands - Morocco
  Moroccan Music Page
  The Melhun Music
  Music, Dance and Drama of Morocco

Mozambique

 

Mozambique Music Pages

  Music of Mozambique
  Mozambique Music Links
  World and International Artists and Bands - Mozambique
  Mozambique Harvest Song

Myanmar (see: Burma)

N

 

Namibia

  Music of Namibia
  Afromix - Namibia

Nepal

  Music of Nepal
  Music Nepal

Netherlands, The

  Music of the Netherlands

 

Yahoo! Directory - Netherlands Music

New Caledonia

  Music of New Caledonia

New Guinea (see: Papua New Guinea)

New Zealand

 

New Zealand : Music

  Music of New Zealand
  New Zealand Musicians and Composers
  New Zealand Arts Resources - Music
  Fahnestock Expeditions - Offshore Radio Fleet
  Maori Music Links
  Maori Music

Nicaragua

  Music of Nicaragua
  World and International Artists and Bands - Nicaragua

Niger

  Music of Niger

 

Afromix - Niger

  World and International Artists and Bands - Niger

Nigeria

  Music of Nigeria
  Music and Samples
  Yahoo! Directory - Nigerian Music Artists
  Hausa Music
  Yoruba Music
  The History of Nigerian Pop Music

Norway

 

Music of Norway

  Norwegian Folk Music
  Norwegian Folk Music II
  Music in Norway

 

O

Oman

 

Music of Oman

P

 

Pakistan

  Musical Instruments of Pakistan

 

Music of Pakistan

  Music in a Hash Den
  Rung Music
  Regional Pakistani music

Palau

 

Music of Palau

Palestinian State

 

Arab Art Directory: Palestinian Music

  The Country of Palestine - Music, Song & Dance
  Wikipedia - Palestinian Music

Panama

 

World and International Artists and Bands - Panama

  Music of Panama

Papua New Guinea

  Music of Papua New Guinea

Paraguay

  Music of Paraguay

 

Musica Paraguaya

Peru

  World and Traditional Artists and Bands - Peru
  Music of Peru

 

Philippines, The

  Yahoo! Directory - Philippine Music
  Music of the Philippines
  Filipino Traditional and Modern Music
  Sea Gypsies of the Sulu Sea

Poland

  Music of Poland

 

Polish Folk Music

  Polish Music from the Middle Ages to Baroque
  Polish Music Center
  Yahoo! Directory - Polish Music
  World and International Artists and Bands - Poland

Portugal

  Yahoo! Directory - Portuguese Music
  World and International Artists and Bands - Portugal
  Music of Portugal
  Music History of Portugal
  Fado

Puerto Rico

  Music of Puerto Rico
  Puerto Rican Instruments & Music
  Music of Puerto Rico - Wikipedia

Q

Quatar

 

Music of Qatar

R

 

Romania

  Music of Romania
  Jewish Music in Romania
  World and International Artists and Bands - Romania

       

Russia

  Music of Russia

 

Russia: Music

  Music From Russia and the Former USSR
  Yahoo! Directory - Russian Music
  Russia Directory - Music
  Ethnic Russian Music

       

Rwanda

 

Afromix - Rwanda

  Music of Rwanda

S

   

St. Kitts and Nevis

  Music of Saint Kitts and Nevis

       

St. Lucia

 

Lucian Music

  Music of Saint Lucia

       

St. Vincent and The Grenadines

 

Music of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Samoa

 

Samoa Music

  Samoan Music
  Music of Samoa

       

San Marino

  Music of San Marino

       

Sao Tome and Principe

 

Afromix - Sao Tome and Principe

  Music of Sao Tome and Principe

       

Saudi Arabia

 

Saudi Arabian Music

  Music of Saudi Arabia

       

Scotland

  Music of Scotland
  Music and Dance from Rampant Scotland Directory
  Music in Scotland
  Early and Traditional Music in Scotland

Senegal

  Music of Senegal
  Senegal on the Web - Music
  Wolof Music

  

Serbia and Montenegro

  Internet Cruiser - Serbia and Montenegro - Music
  Google Directory - Serbia and Montenegro - Music
  Music of Serbia and Montenegro

Seychelles

  Music of the Seychelles

Sierra Leone

  Music of Sierra Leone
  Afromix - Sierra Leone

Singapore

Slovakia

  Music of Slovakia
  Yahoo! Directory - Slovakian Music

      

Slovenia

 

Recent Slovenian Music

  Music of Slovenia

       

Solomon Islands

 

Music of Solomon Islands

Somalia

  Somali Music on the Net
  Music of Somalia

      

South Africa

  South Africa Music Links
  South African Music
  Zulu Music
  Xhosa Music
  Ethnic Swazi Music

       

Spain

  Music of Spain

 

Folk Music of Spain

  Flamenco by All About Spain

Sri Lanka

Music of Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka - Arts & Entertainment

       

Sudan

  Music in Sudan
  Music of Sudan
  Southern Sudan - Children sing

       

Suriname

  Music of Suriname

       

Swaziland

 

Music of Swaziland

  Swaziland National Anthem
  Ethnic Swazi Music

       

Sweden

  Music of Sweden

 

Swedish Traditional Music Links

  Yahoo! Directory - Swedish Musicians

      

Switzerland

  Yahoo! Directory - Swiss Music
  Music of Switzerland

     

Syria

  Music of Syria

T

 

Taiwan

  Yahoo! Directory - Taiwan Music Artists
  Music of Taiwan

       

Tajikistan

  Music in Uzbekistan & Tajikistan
  Music of Tajikistan

       

Tanzania

  Tanzania Music & Culture
  Music of Tanzania

       

Thailand

  Music of Thailand
  Classical Music of Northern Thailand
  Thai Music & Arts

       

Togo

  Music of Togo

       

Tonga

  Music of Tonga

       

Trinidad and Tobago

  Music of Trinidad and Tobago
  Experiencing the Beauty of Calypso Music

       

Tunisia

  Music of Tunisia

       

Turkey

  Music of Turkey
  Musical Instruments of Turkey
  Traditional Music in Turkey
  Yahoo! Directory - Turkish Music

       

Turkmenistan

  Music in the Afghan North
  Music of Turkmenistan

 Turks and Caicos Islands 

 

Music of Turks and Caicos Islands

        

Tuvalu

  Music of Tuvalu

U

 

Uganda

  Music of Uganda
  Soldiers and Pygmies sing

       

Ukraine

  Music of Ukraine
  Yahoo! Directory - Music of Ukraine

       

United Arab Emirates

  Music of the United Arab Emirates

       

United Kingdom (see also: Scotland, Wales, Ireland)

  Yahoo! Directory - United Kingdom Music
  BBC Music
  Music of the United Kingdom
  Caribbean music in the United Kingdom
  Music Hall

       

United States (Many other sections of this Links Page pertain to music in the U.S.)

        General Links

 

American Music Links

  Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1870 - 1885
  Music of the United States
  Lift Every Voice: Music in American Life
  100 Most Important American Music Works of the 20th Century
  Celtic music in the United States
  Music of immigrant communities in the United States
  Music history of the United States
  The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip
  Society for American Music

        African-American

 

Negro Spirituals

  Yahoo! Directory - African-American Music
  The Spirituals Project
  African American Music

        Cajun and Zydeco

  Music of Louisiana

        Native American (First Nations)

  Native American Online Radio
  First Nations Broadcasting
  Index of Native American Music Resources on the Internet
  Native American Music
  Blackfoot Music
  Hawaiian Music - A Brief History
  Native American Music Awards

        Latinos  (Hispanic Americans)

 

Latin Music in the United States

  Tex-Mex and Tejano

 

 

Uruguay

  Music of Uruguay

 

Candombe

  Yahoo! Directory - Music of Uruguay

       

Uzbekistan

  Music of Uzbekistan

 

Uzbekistan Classical & Traditional Music

  The Pop Life: Uzbekistan Dreams Made of Music
  Uzbekistan Progressive Rock Pages

V

 

Vanuatu

  Music of Vanuatu

       

Vatican City (Holy See)

 

The Vatican Library & Renaissance Culture - Music

Music of the Vatican City

       

Venezuela

Music of Venezuela

       

Vietnam

Music of Vietnam
Viet Nam Music
Voices of Vietnam
Vietnamese Singers Biographies

Virgin Islands

 

Island Music of the British Virgin Islands

  Music of the Virgin Islands

W

 

Wales

  Music of Wales

 

Folk Music of Wales

 

Western Sahara

  Musica Saharaui
  Music of Western Sahara

X

Y

 

Yemen

  Music of Yemen

 

Yemen Traditional Music

  Foreign Correspondent - World Music - Yemen

       

Yugoslavia (see: Serbia and Montenegro)

Z

 

Zaire (see: Congo)

       

Zambia

  Music of Zambia
  Zambia Music Bibliography

Zanzibar (see: Tanzania)     

Zimbabwe

  Music of Zimbabwe
  Zimbabwe Music Links
  Mbira
  Shona Music

 

MUSIC LINKS FOR KIDS

     A Note to Parents:  These links have been checked very carefully to be sure they are suitable for children.  Polley Music Library cannot, however, guarantee that they will stay that way or that you will find them useful or appropriate for your own children.  The safest solution always regarding the Internet is to personally supervise your children when they are online.  We hope you can find enjoyable sites here!  Please contact us with comments, ideas, and suggestions for other links you like.

  Music Education at Datadragon
  The New York Philharmonic Kidzone
  Children's Music Games by Morton Subotnick: Creating Music
  San Francisco Kids: Fun With Music
  Arts Alive: Music
  Making Music
  Children's Music Web
  Classics for Kids
  Free Kids Music
  42 Explore - Musical Instruments
  Energy in the Air: Sounds From the Orchestra
  Learn About Instruments
  The World of Music
  The Symphony: An Interactive Guide
  Music Notes: An Interactive Online Musical Experience
  All Aboard the Musical Train
  Sing Along Midis and Lyrics for the NIEHS Kids' Pages
  Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Nursery Rhymes
  Music Genre Sampler
  Introduction to Reading Music
  Interactive Music Game: Virtual Xylophone
  Music of Yesterday and Today
  Ode to Music
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