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Naxos Music Library

Ancient times to the present

Listen to over 80,000 tracks from 5,500 CDs in the genres of classical music and opera, jazz, blues, world music, new age, and Chinese music. You can listen to whole CDs or individual tracks while reading about the composer, the context of the piece of music, and the performance on the CD. Other features include a glossary, a pronunciation guide, opera synopses and libretti, histories of classical music and opera, instruments of the orchestra, and fundamental music terms. The entire Naxos, Marco Polo, and Dacapo catalogues are represented in this service, along with selected recordings from BIS, CBC, First Edition, Artek, and other labels.