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Online Audio Reserves
Online Audio Reserves is the service provided by the Music Library for students enrolled in courses with listening assignments.
UofL faculty, staff, and students currently have access to the following online listening services.
Database of Recorded American Music(DRAM)
Streamed audio of recordings by American composers and artists including CD quality audio, liner notes and essays from New World Composers, Inc., and other important labels.
Music Online cross searches all of the Alexander Street Press databases listed below:
- American Song
Streamed audio of songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys. Content from the African American Music database is now part of this database, too.
- Classical Music Library
Streamed audio of classical music, with a particular focus on contemporary music and women composers.
- Contemporary World Music
Streamed audio of reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more.
- Jazz Music Library
Streamed audio of jazz including thousands of jazz artists, ensembles, albums, and genres.
- Smithsonian Global Sound
Streamed audio of world, American folk, blues, jazz, American Indian, old time country, and children's music; also includes spoken word and sounds.
Naxos Music Library
Streamed audio of classical music; also includes jazz, world, folk, and Chinese music.
Naxos Music Library Jazz
Streamed audio of jazz music.
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