Music Enjoyment: Music Videos, Scores and Apps

Music Videos

  • Metacafe is one of the largest online searchable music video communities.
  • NPR Videos has concerts, studio sessions, field recordings, and music documentaries.
  • Vimeo is a place to upload, store, share, and watch videos.
  • YouTube is the world's best-known video-sharing site.

Music Scores and Study

  • The IMSLP Petrucci Music Library is committed to sharing the world's public domain music and has thousands of scores and recordings to listen to and read.
  • The Open Music Library is an "initiative to build the world's most comprehensive open network of digital resources for the study of music," offering over 70,000 people, 200,000 scores, 33,000 articles, and 100 journals.
  • Why Music Matters is a "resource for music fans about the many authorized digital music models and services in today's marketplace."  Click on the Find Music link to discover the myriad sources for viewing music videos, streaming, downloading and more.

Music Apps

  • The Pitchfork Weekly app offers music writing, videos and podcasts with conversation and performance.
  • Shazam is a mobile app that recognizes music, media and TV around you.
  • SoundHound helps you identify songs as they are played, sung, or hummed.

Music Books from the Library