Music & Performing Arts

Music & Performing Arts combines music audio and video that spans all time periods, and includes hundreds of thousands of seminal artists.

Every object in the collection is indexed for subjects, historical events, genres, people, cultural groups, places, time periods, ensembles. Music & Performing Arts is an online music resource that cross-searches all of Belk library's Alexander Street Press music databases. Included sections are:

  • American Song
  • Classical Music Library
  • Contemporary World Music
  • Jazz Music Library
  • Popular Music Library
  • Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries
Alternate Name: 
Originally named Music Online
Medieval to present

Library service desk: 828-262-2820 or Ask a Librarian or Music Library: 828-262-2388


Access is restricted to ASU students, faculty, and staff.

Number of simultaneous users: unlimited; Terms of Use

Full Text: 
Alexander Street Press
Database Types: 
Images, Music and Video