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History of Music from 1750-1900: Websites

This guide presents resources which will help you complete your research paper in music history.


International Music Score Library Project. (IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library)

The IMSLP was created to provide public-domain music scores free of charge to anyone with Internet access. It includes music scores in PDF versions; audio files of some pieces of music, with downloadable MP3 files; and music-related forums and a blog. Browse by composer; browse recordings by composer; and search by melody, instrumentation, or genre.

Library of Congress.  Performing Arts Encyclopedia.

Digitized collections at the Library of Congress covering the performing arts.