Composer Biographies Naxos Classical Music
The Concert Experience: New York Philharmonic
Also, see your textbook web site for study guides for each period of music history, and glossary; also the Learning Modules in music on Blackboard.
The Classical Music Archives recordings, downloadable midi files
YourClassical from American Public Media
National Public Radio "Music"
Garageband - digital audio software for music production of recordings and podcasts.
Local Music Links
Arkansas Symphony Orchestra - note there are two concert series we consider for this course: the symphony's Masterworks series, which features full orchestra, and the River Rhapsodies chamber music series, which is small ensembles.
Other Items of Interest
ASCAP - American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
BMI - Broadcast Music Incorporated