Music Online: Contemporary World Music

Streaming audio of over 268,000 albums of music from all the regions of the world, including more than 1,000 cultural groups. Important genres covered include reggae, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and worldbeat.

Publication Details

  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher Alexander Street
  • Notes
    • Worldwide
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types Images and Sound
  • Description Streaming audio of over 268,000 albums of music from all the regions of the world, including more than 1,000 cultural groups. Important genres covered are reggae, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, plus traditional musics, such as Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel and gagaku. Liner notes to the original recordings are available.