May 12, 2009
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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
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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
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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
May 28, 2008
Grove Art Online and Grove Music Online have undergone some major changes. Now they are accessible through a brand new interface from Oxford, and integrated with some key Oxford Reference Resources. Oxford Art Online now contains the full content of … Continue reading
April 16, 2008
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During National Library Week, April 13-19 2008, Fairfield U students contributed to grafitti boards shouting out their favorite books, music and films. Some of the more popular book entries were the classics Pride and Prejudice, Catcher in the Rye, as … Continue reading