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Oxford Music Online
includes The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, Oxford Dictionary of Music, and Oxford Companion to Music
classical and popular music, musicians, and the music industry; 1979-present
Listen to music online
Classical Music Library, Naxos Music Library, etc.
Philharmonia Instrument Guides
Videos by orchestra members discussing the history and construction of the instrument they play, as well as demonstrating techniques they use to get particular sounds
Other relevant research guides
CU Libraries guide to resources for theatre studies, including musical theatre
CU Libraries guide to resources for the study of audio technology