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Women Composers: A Bibliography of
This site is dedicated to the achievements of women composers through the ages.
The International Alliance for Women
The IAWM web site contains more than 3500 pages of archival resources on women composers
as well as other women in music.
Young Composers Hosted by Able Minds
The mission of this site is to provide a voice for young people on the Internet. You can
hear compositions from young composers all over world, join a discussion group and submit
your own compositions.
The Composers Page is devoted to composers throughout the last millennium. This site is
still in a nascent stage, but there is some good material to be found in the articles and
Meet the Composer
Meet the Composer is an organization dedicated to increasing opportunities for composers
by supporting the creation, performance, dissemination and appreciation of their music.
Considered the originator of meditational music and a new music pioneer, this composer's
music and philosophies have been an inspiration to many.
Composers Hosted by G. Schirmer,
This site has links to brief biographies of many 20th century composers.
Classical Composers Database
This database contains information and related links to over 1,000 composers.
Early Music Women Composers
This extensive site contains many links, MIDI files, photographs, illustrations , and
online resource materials.
The Classical and Rococo Composers
This site is dedicated exclusively to composers of classical and rococo music. You will
find brief biographies, MIDI files, photographs, and links to other online resources.
Classical Composer Biographies
This site is part of the Classical Music Web Ring and contains brief biographies of
composers from the 1600-1800s.
The Classical Music Pages
This site contains a wealth of information on composers, musical forms, music history and
The Jazz Composers Collective
The Jazz Composers Collective is a non-profit organization that supports the development
of new music. This site contains biographies and sound clips of some of today's most
inventive jazz composers.
Composers' Biographies and their
This site contains brief biographies of over 400 composers.
The Rodgers and Hammerstein
The Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization site contains biographies, discographies, and
photographs of American songwriters.
The American Composers Orchestra
This site id dedicated to the activities of the American Composers Orchestra. The site
contains informative essays, information on composers that have been commissioned by the
orchestra, and links to other online resources.
Classical and Contemporary Composers
This extensive site contains numerous links, biographies and photographs of hundreds of
This site is dedicated to American Opera composers. The site contains a detailed timeline
of American opera, biographies of composers and suggested listening.
The Duke Ellington Society
This wonderful site is dedicated to celebrating the life and music of Duke Ellington and
Billy Strayhorn. There are essays, audio files, biographies of jazz greats, and excellent
links to other online resources.
The Boulanger Sisters
The Boulanger sisters left an indelible mark on music history. This site is dedicated to
Ludwig van Beethoven: The
This extensive site contains a comprehensive biography of Beethoven, a complete listing of
his works, a picture gallery, sound files, articles and more.