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I have audio available (recorded or I can sing/play it) Musipedia (hum, enter notation, or enter pitch "contour" [i.e., up, down, repeat]) A searchable, editable, and expandable collection of tunes, melodies, and musical themes. (Musipedia) Shazam (uses 10-second clip of song) The application can identify music, movies, advertising, and ...


Music-Map describes itself as the "Tourist Map of Music", I am not sure how comprehensive it is, but it's certainly interesting.


It's not a specialized music encyclopedia, but Wikipedia covers a very wide range of musical topics.


I recently discovered musipedia which describes itself as The Open Music Encyclopedia. I don't yet know how comprehensive it is but I have found it to be a very good look up tool at least. You don't get a lot of information but you get some links which may be useful. I have tried it mostly with classical music and, so far, I have not defeated it. I need to ...


Outside of Oxford Music, I'm not aware of any similar dedicated music encyclopedias. Wikipedia is as close as I know of, and it is generally comprehensive if not as authoritative as OM. The only other encyclopedia-like sites I've found are: This site appears to be for a commercial early instrument seller, but they have a ...

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