Music

Library E-Resources

 

Freegal Music

Freegal Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and some libraries utilize a PIN. Freegal offers access to about 8 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000+ labels with music that originates in over 80 countries.

There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Access to Freegal is limited to patrons of subscribing libraries.

Web Resources

 

All Music

Music reviews, news releases, artists biographies

 

Billboard

Latest music news and reviews, music articles, videos

 

8Notes

Free sheet music for a wide variety of different instruments. Also has a paid subscriber option with more options.

 

Public Domain Music

A reference site to help the ordinary person identify public domain songs and public domain music. Also includes royalty free music you can use anywhere and any way you choose.

 

Lyrics.com

One of the best lyrics websites on the internet and has minimal ads. Search by artist or song title.

 

ST Lyrics

Lyrics from soundtracks.

 

Finetune

Type an artist's name and Finetune will create a playlist of related songs for you to listen to.

 

Grooveshark

Stream music! Grooveshark is the world's largest on-demand music streaming and discovery service.

 

Pandora

Find out about new music. Type in an artist's name and Pandora's music analysts will find songs with interesting musical similarities to your choice. There is also a mobile app available.

 

Tunefind

An index of music and songs appearing in popular television shows and movies.

 

 

 

 

 

Local Resources
 

Maynard Community Band

The Maynard Community Concert Band is the longest standing tradition in the town of Maynard, Massachusetts with continual performances since 1947.  The community concert band is a non-professional musical ensemble comprised of musicians from Maynard and it’s surrounding communities who demonstrate strong interests in playing music in a purposeful but non-stressful atmosphere. The band has been performing FREE concerts to the local towns’ people every Wednesday from mid June into September for many years. 

 

Maynard Music Association at Maynard High School

 

Maynard Music Association at Fowler Middle School

 

 

Indian Hill Music School

Private lessons are offered in over 30 instruments -- plus music theory and composition -- in classical, jazz, blues, rock, pop, Irish traditional, and folk styles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maynard Public Library 77 Nason Street Maynard, MA 01754 Phone 978-897-1010