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Music Research Guide

Resources for Artists During COVID-19

Websites + Blogs


Composition Today

Living Composers Project

Collection of Contemporary Composers' Websites [New York University]

Heavy Metal

"Exploring Extreme Music and Marginalized Communities" Bibliography [Ursula C. Schwerin Library, New York City College of Technology of the City University of New York (CUNY)]

Jazz + Blues

American Blues Scene

Linked Jazz 

Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque

The Bach Bibliography

Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music

Global Chant Database

Music Education + Individual Practice

Guide to Remote Music Education

Resources for Teaching Music and Audio Production Online


Teaching Music in the Age of COVID-19 [The College Music Society]

Music Reference

MusRef: A Guide to More than 11,000 Print and Internet Music Reference Resources

Music Technology + Apps

KORG iKaossilator for iPhone [KORG]

KORG Kaossilator for Android [KORG]

Minimoog Model D Synthesizer [Moog]

Online Ableton Classes [Elliot Cole, composer]

Using Zoom in "Music Mode" by RAMA Vocal Center [The Royal Academy of Music]

Music Theory‚Äč

Artusi: Interactive Music Theory

Music Theory Examples By Women

Music Theory Pedagogy Online [Appalachian State University]


Broadway World


Voice / Opera


The Aria Database

Metropolitan Opera Archives

Omniglot: The Online Encyclopedia of Writing Systems and Languages

Opening Night! Opera and Oratorio Premieres

#Opera Before Instagram: 19th and 20th century photographs of opera singers

Virtually Vocal

Other Sites of Interest


Alex Ross: The Rest is Noise

Bibliolore: The RILM blog

Sequenza 21: The Contemporary Classical Music Community

Virtual Library of Musicology