Wednesday, August 31, 2016
ArtistWorks. It has self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals for instruments such as piano, guitar, flute, clarinet, french horn, trumpet, and violin. It offers beginner through advanced lessons and is optimized for both desktop and mobile devices. If you already know how to play an instrument and are looking for musical scores, try the online Classical Scores Library. This collection contains over 13,000 classical scores. The scores span all classical genres and time periods.
Freegal. There is a huge selection of classical music you can download to your computer or Freegal app for your Apple or Android device. From the Classical Music Library you can stream classical music. It offers choral works, symphonies, operas, vocal and instrumental music, chamber music, and more.
Biography in Context to find information about the lives of famous composers like Puccini, Strauss, Handel, and many others. We also have biographical books about composers for adults and teens as well as children.
What's a celebration without some live music? We've got some great live music events this month. Our John E. Marlow Guitar Series will showcase how popular music has influenced classical composers in Brazil. Add a little fairy tale to your classical music celebration with Cinderella, a Chamber Opera.
At MCPL we're happy to help you find your classical music beat this September and beyond!