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Title   Contemporary World Music
Series   Alexander Street Music Online: Listening;
Pub Details   Alexandria Va., Alexander Street, 2009
Description   Mode of access: World Wide Web
Online Resource   Weblink
Online resource (Member logon)
780.9 CON

Users can browse this electronic database resource by the following topics - Albums - All People - All recordings - Cultural groups - Ensembles - Genres - Instruments - and - Places. You can also search the following genres - American Folk - Bluegrass - Blues - Cajun/Zydeco - Caribbean - Chamber - Children's - Contemporary - Dance - Folk - Indian Classical - Instrumental - Jazz - Latin - Opera + Operetta - Orchestral - Reggae - Rock - Sacred - Spoken Word and Sounds -Traditional - Vocal + Choral. An advanced search option is also provided. Users can also access the Playlists function. Playlists are themed collections of materials and can be created by any user of the database. A What's New feature also enables users to keep up-to-date with recently added albums.

Subject Headings Music; Musicians; Musical instruments; World music--Songs and music; World music--Databases;

Will eventually contain 50,000 tracks, it includes a blend of contemporary and traditional world music recordings from many labels throughout the world. The focus is concentrated on contemporary genres, such as fusion and world beat.
Item Number/VDT Volume Location Status
Copy 1 ERES No loan
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