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MYTHS AND FACTS ABOUT NYACK
Descriptions In Music
College School of Music Websites:
NYC School of
NYC School of
Music Academic websites:
Nyack Rockland School of Music:
All of the
links on this page can be found at the following website:
Sheet music, CD’s, and
equipment may be obtained at any of the following retailers:
160 West 56th
Street (212) 757-5587
(THE resource for the classical
musician, at 7th Ave. behind Carnegie Hall)
Center Plaza, (212) 799-5000
(note that this is in the same
plaza as the Performing Arts Library – very handy when you’ve been studying hard
and found a music book that you’d like to buy for yourself)
Record & Radio Ctr. Inc., 1619
Broadway (212) 265-2050
(particularly good for Broadway selections)
St Fl 8, (212) 777-0900
Music Catalog: http://www.tismusic.com/
HMV Record Stores: http://www.hmv.com
J & R Music & Computer World: http://www.jr.com/
guide to all the music stores in NYC:
New York Public Library:
Reference materials, recordings, repertoire, and
even a listening center
may be found at the New York Public Library for the
Performing Arts, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza (212) 870-1630. Any person
residing or attending college in New York may request and receive a
free public library card.
Worldwide Internet Music
Resources which include:
courtesy of the Cook Music Library at Indiana University School of Music. The
opening page looks simple, but be sure to take the time to explore this site
the following subjects:
Individual Musicians (All
Genres) and Popular Groups
Composers and Composition
Groups and Ensembles (Except
Other Sites Related to
Genres and Types of Music
Research and Study
Journals and Magazines
The Commercial World of Music
There are many University
websites that allow access. Here are some of the best:
of Interest for Music History and Musicologists:
(This does not include the many churches, schools and Jazz clubs.)
92nd Street YM &
The Brooklyn Academy of Music:http://www.bam.org/
The Irish Arts Center
The Japan Society
The Juilliard School
La Mama ETC
for the Performing Arts
Miller Theatre, Columbia
New York Philharmonic
NY State Theater
This includes the NYC Opera and NYC Ballet
New York International Fringe Festival
Radio City Music Hall
following are fantastic sites for the study of music including translations,
free sheet music, and research. Caution: The sites listed below are available
free of charge on the Internet. They have been selected for their accuracy and
reliability, however one should always use a critical eye in evaluating
information found free on the WWW.
includes translations and aria texts of most arias.
Database List of MIDI & Sound Files from the same website:
Texts and Tranlations of Art Songs
Almost every song written!
Association of Teachers of Singing: http://www.nats.org/
Choral Directors Association: http://www.acdaonline.org/
Educators National Conference: http://www.menc.org/
(Choral Literature Database)
Hundreds of CD reviews and over 2,500 links.
Opera Glass Stanford University. http://opera.stanford.edu/main.html
The above gives you detailed
information on many operas. An index of over 4400 opera composers, with
complete opera lists (more than 24,000 operas), and a few links including:
Opera and Librettists
The Classical Music Pages:
Almost everything you need
concerning classical music- its history, biographical information about
composers (with portraits and short sound examples), explanations of the various
musical forms and a dictionary of musical terminologies.
Tips for singers:
Breathing, Posture, Diphthongs, etc...
A Concise History of Western Music:
Chapter Outlines and links. http://www.wwnorton.com/concise
Beethoven.com Web based Classical
FREE MUSIC NOW
Free Mp3 downloads, Soundfiles, Audio, Greeting
Cards, Sheet Music, Jazz, Classical, Christmas and more...
Free Sheet Music Links http://www.geocities.com/Area51/Realm/5747/thelinks.html
Gary Ewer's Easy Music Theory
How to study music theory. Used as a resource
for Basis Music MUS111 at Nyack College, New York.
Messiah Score The entire score
and it can be printed in PDF format.
a cheap source for blank CDR's.
Lists of Public Domain Music
A reference site to help
identify public domain songs and public domain music,. royalty free music you
can use anywhere and any way you choose . . . performance, sing-along, film,
video, advertising, business, or personal use.
Christian Classics Ethereal Library http://www.ccel.org/
Hymnal Indexes, Bibles, Classic Christian books in electronic format,
selected for your edification. There is enough good reading material here to
last you a lifetime, if you give each work the time it deserves! All of the
books on this server are believed to be in the public domain in the United
States unless otherwise specified. Copy them freely for any purpose.
Chronology of Christianity
The purpose of this chronology is to assist Christians of any
denomination in their search for knowledge and truth regarding the development
of the Christian religion.
Will translate any text in about 6 languages but should be used only as a
Quotes for almost anything!
The Internet Public Library:
what it sounds like.
Everything you need for a bible study and many bible links.
Essentials of Music:
Whether you're a casual listener or a serious music
student, here's the site for basic information about classical music. Created in
W.W. Norton & Company, it's built around
Essential Classics, the series specially designed to introduce you to the
best music of every period. All through the site you'll find almost 200 excerpts
from Essential Classics.
Naxos.com, Your World of Classical Music
Please see the music secretary for your password. Large library of classical music which will stream from the site. All
Nyack students have access to this site from school computers.
Musica Viva The Free Sheet Music Directory
New York Radio Stations - Program Listings
All our local stations.
OVATION The Arts Network
it! Much of the videos in our fine arts and music classes come from this one
Song Literature Scores
Online scores from Indiana University Library. However, usually in urtext
and rarely include translations.
Thirteen-WNET - Arts, Drama & Culture
Channel 13, PBS in NYC.
World History http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/History_n2/a.html
Hyperhistory covers the major epochs of world history during the last
3000 years. Over 2000 files.
Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of
The dictionary contains: basic
and accurate biographical information on more than 500 composers, links to books
and CDs about composers, links to sheet music, and links to additional
information at other web sites.
Files: They will play with most sound cards and very small to download.
However they only play as well as the memory of the sound card you have.
Standard MIDI Files
Standard MIDI Files on the Net. The Most Complete & Best-Maintained List
of Sites with MIDI Files Well Over 30,000 Unique Links.
MIDI MUSIC ON THE WEB.
Links for many MIDI sites.
Downloadable Music Scores and MIDI Files
Here are the names of some of
our NYC Theater Companies:
The Acting Company
American Place Theater
Atlantic Theatre Company
Creation Production Company
The Drama Department
Jean Cocteau Repertory
Judith Shakespeare Company
Manhattan Ensemble Theatre (M.E.T.)
Manhattan Theatre Club
Mint Theatre Company
New York Shakespeare Festival
New York Theatre Workshop
Pan Asian Repertory
Richard Foreman's Ontological Theater
Teatro Repertorio Espańol
The Wooster Group
Theater for the New City
Theatre for a New Audience
Ubu Repertory Theater
Vineyard Theatre Company
The Internet Broadway Database
New York Theatre Wire
The New York Theatre Experience
The New York Times: Current Theater
Village Voice: Theatre Reviews and Articles
Alliance of Resident ("Off Off-Broadway")
Theatre Development Fund
The Nederlander Group
Theatre Communications Group
Theatre Ticket Agencies
Telecharge Broadway Tickets
Ticket Central Off Off-Broadway