Annette's Bravo Blog features news and discussion about the library's collection of classical, jazz and popular recordings. Stop by for links to musical happenings in the library and community as well as links to online music resources.
Don't miss our Freegal Downloadable Music collection!
Take a look at the Freegal Monthly Newsletter to find chart toppers, hot new releases, and the "most listened to" music, available now on Freegal.
Freegal Music News: August 14, 2014: Remembering Robin Wiliams
Folk Music Series Spotlights Jamie Notarthomas
LPL’s Seventh Annual Folk Music Series: Protest Songs – Music with Meaning opens with singer/songwriter and acoustic guitarist Jamie Notarthomas on Sunday, January 19 at 2PM in the library’s Carman Community Room. For a sneak preview, check out these albums by Notarthomas in the library’s music CD collection:
The Best Songs Ever!
The best songs ever are the free ones you can download (three a week) from our Freegal Music Service with your Liverpool Library card and PIN. And we now have free 12,000 music videos you can download as well as 7 million songs. Including One Direction's new single Best Song Ever.
Enjoy Music CDs from the MediaBank
Hundreds of music CDs from many popular genres are available for checkout from the Liverpool MediaBank! It's easy to browse the MediaBank Music CD collection from any of the catalog stations in the library, or from home or a smart phone by visiting http://mediabank.lpl.org Make your selection and reserve your item, then come to the library before the close of the next business day to pick it up from the MediaBank machine.
Get Your Uke on with Our New Ukulele Kits!
Check out a ukulele from the Liverpool Public Library. Each kit has its own ukulele, beginning song book, instructional DVD, and tuner. Stop at the Customer Service Desk and find out how to take one home today!
For more Ukulele info, Click on the Read More below...
Free, Downloadable Holiday Music
Yes, it’s true – this music is free and downloadable via the Overdrive Digital Media Catalog (also listed in the Polaris Catalog).
Get in the holiday spirit with these recordings:
Celebration of Christmas
(by Handel, Torelli, Bach and Vivaldi)
Christmas Piano Album
Classical Christmas Album
English Madrigals and Songs
Hanukkah & Christmas Celebration Music
(by Holiday Consort)
(Hanukkah & Christmas music by Holiday Consort)
Music of the Italian Renaissance
Sacred Masterpieces of the Renaissance
(Byrd, Gesualdo, Palestrina and Tallis)
To learn more about OverDrive, go to www.lpl.org and click on “Library Catalog,” then “Shortcut connect to JUST the Overdrive Digital Media Catalog.”