Sites about the history of music, including persons, works, and styles, are listed here.
Birth and death dates of composers and performers; first performances of famous works.
Brief overview and biographical notes about conductors and performers in the classical tradition.
(from 1988 to current)
Information from Smithsonian Institute about the native Mexican folk music tradition. Includes a graphical timeline, music samples, videos, guides and background material for teachers.
Includes annotated texts about American history, from Revolutionary War songs to 1960's anti-war protests.
Includes chronology, extensive biographies of obscure musicians, MIDI files, discography, bibliography, and resources.
Early Western and traditional non-Western music: Recording suggestions, discussion, articlesl links.
Masonic influences on Classical music, and music in the Lodge: Notes, MIDI samples, and facsimile pages.
Daily listing of what happened on this day; extensive introductory tutorial on music notation. (CD sales: affiliate)
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