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You want to learn more about the past, present and future of music. We've selected some of the best online resources available to help you research this topic. Look below for information on baroque, classical, jazz, renaissance, and more!

20th Century
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21st Century
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22nd Century
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Baroque
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Classical
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Jazz & Blues
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Middle Ages
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R&B & Soul
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Renaissance
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Romantic
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