TSM Resources. . . . www.tsm-resources.com


Compiled in association with the
Technology for Teaching Music
one-day conference, Oundle School


Under construction!

National Curriculum, online: Music (England)
BECTa Educational Resources Database
DfES Standards: Schemes of Work for Music at K.S.3

UK Exam Boards: OCR, Edexcel, AQA

TV and Radio

See separate page

Online Classical Music Stations (compiled by Sebastian Mitchell)

Download and Play

MIDI resources
The Classical MIDI ARCHIVE (thousands of standard works!)
MidiWorld (Contemporary works)
Classical Music Search
MIDI resources from the Sibelius Academy

WAV resources
SFX (Sound effects) and WAV Central
I Love WAVs! (Sound Effects etc)
Yahoo/Wavs - Yahoo's wav links
Wav Ring Homepage - approximately 35 sites on this webring
Sonic Arts Network

Bearshare - Free MP3 music downloads
Morphius Audio Club
E-MUSIC (Subscripion; all types of music - huge library)
Listen.com (requires Rhapsody player)

Manuscript Paper and Music Graphics to download
Manuscript Paper (Blank, Ensemble, Band, etc) - PDF files from Univ of Virginia
Linkware Music Graphics (hundreds of images to download)
Music Graphics Galore (downloads as .bmp)

Links and lyrics to 2m songs
Choral Public Domain Library (USA)
The Sheet Music Addict
Library of scores as PDFs

Musicals: Musical Heaven - Musical Midi - Broadway Midi

 Google search or -Google Web Directory Install a Google Toolbar

Favourite Classical Composers
(Sebastian Mitchell)

BBC Bitesize Rivision (Music)
BBC-i Music
Musicland:discussion forum (needs loggin in)

ABC Music Notes - dedicated to GCSE, AS and A level Music
Happy Note Music Lessons!

Music Theory
(Ricci Adams, Illinois) - lessons and training aids

Classical Destinations Educational
(Stephen Richards)
Multi-media music kit on DVD

Resources from Robn Hylton
Music Teaching - Guitar Teaching

Good School-based sites
Music at School (Liza Field, Soham Village College)
Music Teachers' Resource Site (Rob Jones, St Mary's College, Hull)
Colin Ashworth's Music Pages
John Spendluffe School Music Dept (Alford, Lincs)

Some Composer Biographies
The Mozart Project and Mozart Biography
Beethoven (Raptus Association for Music Appreciation, Canada)
Giuseppi Verdi - his life and works

Think Quest sites: Sounds from the Orchestra, The World of Music
Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Music (USA)

Orchestra Net
(internet Orchestra guide)
Opera Data site (Reingold Publishing, UK)
UK Top 40 hits (database search from 1952)

Piano Technicians Guild (USA)

Virtual Museum: The Piano

Virtual Piano Chords! (Colm Mac Cárthaigh ) -

Other links pages
Bob Childs Links Page
PALATINE - Performing Arts Learning and Teaching Innovation Network
Indiana Univ. (USA) - Univ. of Washington (USA)
Technology in Music Education - notes (Eastern Connecticut State Uni., USA)

Erich Neuwirth: Music and fun
(UIniversity of Vienna)
Shambles: Music and Audio (Chris Smith, Far East ICT advisory)

Florence International Music Summer Campus
- Classical and jazz music summer courses in the Florence Music School "Il Trillo", with musicians and teachers of international fame.

Online Mixing, etc
Looplabs (online mixing)
Pianographique (French site)
BBC: Radio 1: Fat Boy Slim - Online Mixing Game

a music list to end all lists!!
Carolina Classical Connection

 Google search or -Google Web Directory Install a Google Toolbar

NAME (National Association of Music Educators) and Links
MMA (Music Masters' and Mistresses' Association)

SPNM (Society for Promotion of New Music)
ACDA (American Choral Directors Association)

Society for Music Theory: Online magazine
National Foundation for Youth Music
British Journal of Music Education
Music Therapy Information

Music Colleges:
Royal Academy of Music
Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Royal College of Music
Trinity College of Music (now in the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich)

London College of Music & Media
Royal Northern College of Music
Birmingham Conservatoire
Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts

Practical Music Examinations:
Trinity College London
Associated Board (Royal Schools of Music) - Andrews-music (AB entries)


The Gramophone
Andante (USA Classical music magazine - extra content by subscription)

Amazon.com - Music sections

 Google search or -Google Web Directory Install a Google Toolbar

Music Notation Software

FlexiMusic - turn your PC into a complete music studio! - FlexiMusic
- Wave Editor, Composer, Kids Composer, Generator, Orchestra

Band in a Box (PG Music Inc, Canada)
Et Cetera (Cakewalk, Finale, Cool Edit Pro)

The Finale Family
(Finale, Finale Guitar, Finale Allegro, PrintMusic)
Melody Assistant full score-writing system from France for $15!!
Mozart Music Software (David Webber)

Sibelius Software
- and associated Sibelius Music (catalogue of files)
Avid Pro-Tools - Music and Audio Creation system
Avid Media Composer - Fim and Video Editing System

Software Partners (Capella, Capriccio, Tonica)
Steinberg (Cubase) - Demo downloads
Country Piano (Restorations, USA)

Music Technology Consultants
Counterpoint MTC
Dawsons Online
Make Music

MEC Music Education Consultants
Sound Technology plc (Letchworth)
Desktop Music.com (Labyrinth MIDI Music, Blackburn)

Music Equipment and instruments
Amadeus Performance Equipment

Black Cat
Blüthner Pianos

Boosey & Hawkes

Edirol (Synthesizers)

Roland UK

Steinway and Sons
Jeffrey Shackell (Concert Piano Technician, Witney, Oxon)
Yamaha Music

Boosey & Hawkes
Gresham Books (Oxford)
Oxford University Press

Sheet Music to download (and pay for!)
Sheet Music Direct (UK - uses Sibelius Scorch)
Sheet Music Now (Scandinavia - 15,000 titles)
- Download and print Classical, Pop and jazz sheet music in all levels

Cacophonix - String Quartet arrangements to download
The Educators Music Store

Global Music Network
Music Europa (tour management)


Director: DOUGLAS BUTLER - email