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Enjoy Music

Bravo Blog

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

The Best Songs Ever!

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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.

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Enjoy Music CDs from the MediaBank

closeup100Hundreds 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.

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Get Your Uke on with Our New Ukulele Kits!

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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!

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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)

Holiday Spirit
(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.”

Custom Online Radio Stations

Seen these yet? They can help you find new music based on what you like now.

Pandora.com
Type the name of an artist or song you enjoy. Pandora will create a custom online "radio station" playlist for you, using its extensive database called the Music Genome Project.

Last.fm
Combines social networking with your listening tastes. Every time you play music on your computer, Last.fm learns your particular likes and attempts to suggest things you'll enjoy. Meanwhile, connect with others who listen to the same music.

TechCrunch features reviews of these tools and many more linked with the tag: "internet radio".

Happy listening!