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Music: Streaming media, CDs, DVDs, etc.

Find books and articles on music, CDs, DVDs, etc., online audio or video, and scores.

Online Music Audio and Video


Database of Recorded American Music (DRAM) 
American music from 19th century to contemporary compositions, electronic music, folk, jazz, Native American music, and more.

Electro:thèque : online electroacoustic music streaming Icon

Approximately 1200 works culled from the empreintes DIGITALes catalogue and its composers. Here you can discover new recordings as well as some timeless “classics” of electroacoustics.

Ethnomusicology: Global field recordings

Presenting content from across the globe, this diverse and comprehensive resource features thousands of audio field recordings and interviews, educational recordings, film footage, field notebooks, slides, correspondence and ephemera from over 60 fields of study, including sites in West Africa, North America, South East Asia and more.

Music Online: American Music Icon
Songs from the past about Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more.

Music Online: African American Music Reference Icon

Music Online: Classical Music Library Icon
Provides streaming access to more than 766,000 tracks, including almost 50,000 recordings from EMI, and is growing monthly.

Music Online: Contemporary World Music Icon
Includes reggae, acoustic folk, Afro-Cuban, belly dance, banda, dub, hip-hop, world beat, and more.

Music Online: Jazz Music Library Icon
Over 900,000 tracks from a wide variety of genres and labels. 

Music Online: Popular Music Library Icon

Music Online: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries Icon
Documents the world's folk and ethnic musical traditions, also spoken word recordings such as political speeches, also nature sounds.

Naxos Jazz 
Over 100,000 tracks that span the history of jazz and include blues, R&B, and more.  

Naxos Music Library 
Primarily classical music from more than 650 record labels. Contains 
more than 1,460,600 tracks of both standard and rare repertoire and is growing monthly.

UC San Diego  Library Digital Collections: Music Collection Icon

This set of collections includes a range of Music-related materials from UC San Diego students and faculty, as well as prominent figures of the contemporary music scene in Southern California.



Medici.TV Icon

Over 1,800 classical music performances (3000 original works), including concerts and archived historical concerts, operas, ballets, documentaries,and master classes.

Music Online: Classical Music in Video Icon

Over 1,500 videos, including performances by leading orchestras,chamber music, and recitals, along with masterclasses and interviews from world renowned musicians.

Music Online: Opera in Video Icon

465 hours of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world’s best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work’s importance to the operatic canon.


Score Follower  Icon

Videos of contemporary music scores that turn pages along with accompanying recordings. Over 1000 works from 1912 onward, with an emphasis on music of the past 10 years.