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Music Online Premium Service – updated content

Our Music Online Premium Service has been updated in the following collections:

CLMUbuttonClassical Music Library  – CLMU: 808 albums, 11,701 tracks – This update includes titles from labels such as LSO Live, Chandos, Telarc, Nimbus Records, Donemus, and Mariinsky.


WOMUbuttonContemporary World MusicWOMU: 49 albums 716 tracks – This release includes albums from labels including ARC Music Productions, Alabianca, and Topic Records.


AMSObuttonAmerican Song – AMSO: 11 albums 209 tracks – This release features bluegrass, zydeco, jazz, blues, and folk from Rounder Records, Tompkins Square Records, Smithsonian Folkways, and Rebel Records.


JAZZbuttonJazz Music Library – JAZZ: 3 albums 23 tracks – this release features a recording of the reunion of the legendary Oscar Peterson Trio (Saturday Night at the Blue Note), wonderful jazz arrangements of well-known classical works (Jacques Loussier Trio Plays Debussy), and a live Dave Brubeck album (Late Night Brubeck: Live From the Blue Note).


MUCObuttonPopular Music Library – POPS: 3 albums, 39 tracks –Prima Voce: John McCormack (Nimbus), Magnificat (Telarc) and Dekoor: Tuesdays (Hänssler Classic).


SmithsonianbuttonSmithsonian – GLMU: 1 album, 16 tracks – Klezmer Music 1910-1942: Recordings from the YIVO Archives (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings).


Video Updates…

 CLMVbutton4_0Classical Music in Video – CLMV: 24 titles, 18 hours including Ercole Amante, Maurice Ravel: The Colour of Music, Sondheim! A Birthday Concert – featuring performances by Mandy Patinkin, Patti Lupone, Bernadette Peters, Audra McDonald, and others.


Further info

Further information about our databases is available from http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/information-services/library-museum-gallery/finding-resources/library-databases/databases-a-z or see our Music A-Z list.

If an item you require is not held by the library, please visit our Library Resources Plus webpage.

Music Online – new content added


Music Online has been significantly updated this week with the addition of:

  • 4.5 million independent popular music tracks
  • 1.4 million world music tracks
  • 510,000 American song tracks
  • 440,000 classical music tracks
  • 740,000 jazz tracks

Music Online Premium Service from Alexander Street Press, provides access to 13 music collections: African American Music Reference; American Song; Classical Music in Video; Classical Music Library; Classical Music Reference Library; Classical Scores Library: Volume I; Classical Scores Library: Volume II; Contemporary World Music; Dance in Video; The Garland Encyclopaedia of World Music Online; Jazz Music Library; Opera in Video; Smithsonian Global Sound(r) for Libraries.  It can be accessed via our general A-Z list or our A-Z list for Music e-resources.