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Database Resources


This online version of the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd Edition offers full text access to the hardback volumes with keyword searching and browsing capabilities. Includes articles, essays, reviews, and biographies.

Research tool for elementary age students from EBSCOhost.

EBSCO's Student Research Center makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type - -magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.

Intended for grades K-8, World Book Kids is a fun and interactive way to introduce younger students to the world of online learning. Searching is simple and can be done by keyword or by choosing a general subject that breaks down into specific topics. The encyclopedia also provides images, diagrams, maps and activities tied to national curriculum standards.

Websites

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Information about Cleveland's own Rock Hall.
Reading Music
Teaches the basics of how to read music.
PBS Kids: Jazz
Learn about jazz music, the artists and then create your own music.
Classics for Kids
Famous composers can be found by searching alphabetically, by country, by period, or timeline. Listen to their music too!
The San Francisco Symphony
Learn about the orchestra, the instruments, and have fun making music in the lab.
DSO Kids: Dallas Symphony Orchestra Kids
Have fun learning about famous musical composers, learn about instruments and more with information, games and sound clips!

 


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