May 12, 2009
by jkremer
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Contemporary Music Archive

The New York Times published an article on the ARChive of Contemporary Music.  It is billed as the world’s largest music archive, with more than two million recordings in all formats.


November 11, 2008
by jkremer
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Miriam Makeba, singer & human rights activist (1932 – 2008)

Preston, Neal, (Photographer), Miram Makeba, Photograph, London, England, UK, CORBIS.     The world grew quiet overnight when Miriam Makeba, singer and human rights activist died unexpectedly at the age of 76. Although her career spanned over five decades, Makeba’s … Continue reading


July 30, 2008
by cferree
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Free Concerts From NPR!

Whether you are studying music or just a fan, you might be interested in the free streaming concerts that NPR has online! Acts are based on musicians who have appeared on the NPR segment All Songs Considered, and include The … Continue reading