Monday, 22 December, 2014

Art Directories

History Sites

 

Cecil Sharp in America


Article about his tour collecting Appalachian folk music.

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Till Family Rock Band


Brief illustrated history of late-19th-century "rock band" (playing on stone ...

Spanish-Language Social Music of Southern California


Article about the preservation of the music and dances of ...

The Alleghanians


Full-text biography of the vocal group.

Buglers in the Civil War


Article by a bugler active in reenactments.

Civil War Music Site


A source for civil war songs, fife and drum music, ...

The Civil War Music Store


Online merchant sells recordings and lyrics of Civil War Songs.

5th Michigan Regiment band


History and free music samples of their authentic Civil War ...

Songs of the Civil War


A compilation of lyrics.

The Civil War Fife and Drum Page


Includes music, photographs, instrument information, schedules of daily bugle calls, ...

Olde Towne Brass Home Page


Alabama based. Member biographies and photos, schedule, recordings and a ...

Americus Brass Band


Provides music and history from the Confederacy.

2nd South Carolina String Band


Includes band information, discography, performance calendar (mostly in the Chesapeake ...

33rd Illinois Volunteer Regiment Band


Living history band recreating the original Civil War band that ...

46th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Band (The Logan Guard)


Dedicated to remembering the musicians that entertained the troops and ...

History of Modern Day Music at Music Manna


Brief notes on jazz, musicals, and pop/rock.

Oldies Music Calendar


Information on births, deaths and events in pop music from ...

The Belgian Pop and Rock Archives


The history of Belgian pop and rock with over 170 ...

Remember A Day


History of American music festivals (up to 1989), including Monterey ...

History of Banned Music in the United States


Anecdotes about music censorship, dating to the 1950s and sorted ...

Fifties Forever


A light look at the music, movies, TV and cars ...

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History of CBGB


Brief history of the club that promotes underground music.

Brief History of Dub Music


Essay with references and links.

Yu-Mex: Mexican Music in Fifties Yugoslavia


Includes background, performers, song lyrics and MP3s.

The NPR 100


The one hundred most important American musical works of the ...

List of Songs 1950-2000


A list of songs grouped by decade from 1950-2000 in ...

Pioneer Troubadours


Reality show series of musicians on the road discussing music ...

The Scarlatti Project


Researching and recordings of the vocal and keyboard music of ...

Baroque Aria


Dedicated to the operatic, cantata, oratorio, serenta and drama arias, ...

The Baroque Cantata


Devoted to the baroque cantata repertoire (17th century and 18th ...

Baroque Music.com


[fan site] Brief introduction to the music, major composers, woodwind ...

Music of the Augustan Age: Historical Background


Baroque Music in Dresden

Baroque Music


Humorous introduction: styles, dates, musicians.

Baroque Music UK


Directory resource for baroque music with a particular bias towards ...

The Porpora Project


An investigation into the life and music of Baroque composer ...

Traverso - Historical Flute Newsletter


Newsletter with information about the Baroque, Renaissance, and classical flute ...

Baroque Flute Teachers International Yellow Pages


A self-maintaining, worldwide database of baroque flute teachers.

Vibrato in Baroque Vocal Music


Article discussing approaches to "historical" performance practice.

Baroque InfoCentral


Information about obscure 17th-century composers.

Society for Seventeenth Century Music (RISM)


Links to Journal and Society, and access to the RISM ...

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