Art & Music

Art

Google Art Project
A beautiful way to view photographs of many of the world’s most stunning artworks online including paintings, sculptures, mosaics and more.  There’s over 700 artists’ work. It even lets you zoom in to see extreme detail.

MoMA Learning
The incredible MoMA Art Gallery has just launched this invaluable art education resource with great links for students and teachers! Wow!

Timeline of Art History
Really good art site from the Metropolitan Museum of Art…A must see!

Artcyclopedia
Yup…another great art gallery

National Gallery of Art
Beautiful paintings can be seen on this site…very nice!

National Gallery of Art
Beautiful paintings can be seen on this site…very nice!

Art History Resources on the Web
Tons and tons of sites on art history…must see to appreciate

Painter Gallery.com

Almost any famous painter and his works can be found here


Music

Open Classical.com
One of the best new classical music history resources out there. Easy to navigate, this resources has composers sorted by genre. The interactive timeline of composers is incredible and really helps put the music into context.

Eric’s Treasure Trove of Music
What can we say?…Eric’s site is tremendous

ChordFind.com
Dad uses this to find any kind of guitar chord

Ultimate Guitar
Pick a song, any song – The guitar and bass tabs will be there.

Shazam
Website and mobile apps to discover and explore music.  Want to know what that song playing on your radio is?  Just use the Shazam app to “listen” to the music and it will let you know.  Amazing!

Petrucci Music Library – A powerful musical Wiki page with over 65,978 works · 233,730 scores · 23,247 recordings · 7,723 composers · 215 performers and GROWING! Wow! A must see.

Teoría – A comprehensive music theory website that you should absolutely refer to if you are studying music. Everything from tutorials on triads to a complete reference section with a breakdown of all the musical terms you could imagine. Thanks, Jessica!

Soundslice – ”Soundslice lets you sync tabs with video so you can see (and hear!) them in real time. Gone are the days of ASCII art approximations.” This website is absolutely a powerhouse that you MUST see if you want to play guitar or other chorded instruments. Thanks, Dave!

Justin Guitar – Over 500 free guitar lessons from beginner to advanced techniques. I found myself browsing endlessly.

Andrew Furmanczyk’s Academy of Music – Andrew has put together a beautiful lesson plan to learn the Piano and Music theory. I’m using his site now to help with my job at the symphony :)