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Streaming audio databases for jazz listening
Music Online: Listening This link opens in a new window
Our largest collection of streaming audio for all genres, including jazz, blues, folk, popular music and more.
Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries This link opens in a new window
World music from Smithsonian Folkways includes many historic blues albums; search or browse by geographic area, musical instrument or cultural group.
Don't forget to check for liner notes! Liner notes are the booklet that's included with a CD, and they can be excellent sources of information on musicians, genres, musical styles, and historical context. These streaming audio databases include a PDF of the album's liner notes.