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Digital, MP3 or MIDI

  • Animated Music - Computer animated music, future retro, stick figures, aqua harp, drum machine, pipe dream, acoustic curves and harmonic voltage.
  • Artist Direct - Free Music Downloads, MP3 Music, Music Videos and Music CD's at discount prices - Artist Direct Network.
  • Berklee College of Music - Live chats and streaming audio. The famous Boston music academy offers individual courses and certificate programs in songwriting, producing, theory and arranging as well as a 12-week keyboard method class for $495.
  • Jim Bottorff's Banjo Page - MIDI, chords, lyrics.
  • Broadway MIDI - Favorite show tunes, sing along.
  • The Virtual Jukebox - Over 250 MIDI files courtesy of David Michael Burrow.
  • A Century of MIDI Musical Memories - Music From 1900-1950.
  • Choral Public Domain Library, The - Over 7,600 free scores from 300 contributors are available. Chant, medieval, renaissance, baroque, classical, romantic, early 20th and modern in PDF, MIDI and NoteWorthy Composer formats.
  • Classical Music Archives, The - Tens of thousands of classical music files. Most composers and their music are represented. Biographies and timelines.
  • Classical Music Online - Classical music subscription offering listening, downloads, custom CDs, and a huge resource of entertaining information to expand your classical music knowledge.
  • Classical Net - Reviews of more than 3,200 CDs, as well as 6,000 files and over 4,000 links to other classical music web sites.
  • Country MIDI Files - Country tunes.
  • Dismuke's Virtual Talking Machine - Vintage phonograph records from 1900 to 1939.
  • E Folk Music - MP3 for the Folk Music Connoisseur.
  • E Music - Good Noise Records, James Brown, MP3s free and for sale.
  • Elite MIDI - Pro MIDI files and technical information about MIDI.
  • Free Sheet Music - Download, lessons, tips and articles.
  • Garage Band - Music community and home to the definitive charts of the best emerging artists. Free MP3 downloads and promote your music.
  • Golden Oldies Zone - Golden oldies MIDI.
  • Grandpa Schober's MIDI Files - Country, standards, German, waltzes, Polkas and religious MIDIs.
  • Harmony Central - Sources of MIDI Files.
  • Herbert Harari's MIDI Music Page - Dixieland and Jazz.
  • Historic American Sheet Music - Rare book, manuscript, and special collections library at Duke University.
  • Hymns and Carols of Christmas - Christmas carols and hymns in the public domain, with over 2,300 entries.
  • iPod and iTunes - For Mac and Windows.
  • Jan's Music Korner - Printable music lessons, sheet music and MIDI files.
  • Jim Bottorff's Banjo Page - Songs are for practice and play-along, so you need to furnish your own banjo or whatever. MIDI, key and chords.
  • Kunstderfug - Classical music, thousands of free MIDI and WMA/MP3 files from featured artists. Fugue theory with lists of fugues, essays, tools and bibliography.
  • Latter-Day Saints Church Music - Music, resources, learning materials, interactive conducting course.
  • Launch - Yahoo music experience.
  • Lutheran Hymnal - Lutheran and Christian hymns in MIDI.
  • MFiles - Free sheet music, MIDI and MP3 files to download - classical, original, traditional, ragtime, Christmas Carols and Hymns. Print or Play Sheet Music online. Reference material, CD reviews, biographies, notes and examples, Composers, Film music and Soundtracks.
  • MIDI Brat - Hundreds of MIDI files provided by Rita Robinson.
  • MIDI Database - Free MIDI files.
  • MIDI Elite - Variety of MIDI files.
  • MIDI HIFI - Blues, Jazz, Latin (Bossa, Somba) and Funk music.
  • MIDI World - MIDI files of classical, jazz and original music.
  • Minerva's MIDI Archive - An assortment of MIDI music sorted by years 1997 to 2001.
  • - Find up-and-coming bands, has some big acts among its thousands of free MP3s.
  • MSN Entertainment - Movies, music, TV, news, celebs, games, tickets, local entertainment, downloads, radio, music videos, music news, charts,
  • MTV Online - Find band or artist for listening selection.
  • Music Match - More than 900,000 songs from major record companies and independents. Music streams are encoded using Windows Media Audio at 160 Kbps.
  • - Digital sheet music and lyrics.
  • MusiPedia - The open music encyclopedia.
  • My Country Music Zone - Country music.
  • Napster - More than 1,000,000 songs from major record companies and independents. Tracks are encoded with Windows Media Audio at 128 Kbps.
  • New Song Online - The Ultimate Contemporary Christian MIDI Site.
  • Notation Software - How to Find MIDI Music Files. A directory of more than 400 MIDI music web sites.
  • O'connor Music Studio - Tips for studying piano, organ or electronic MIDI keyboard.
  • The Old Music Selector - Easy listening.
  • Old Time Radio Show Catalog - Hear thousands of old time radio episodes online. Stream or download full episodes in Mp3 format, read detailed descriptions of the performers and series broadcast in the era of 1920 to 1959.
  • Playa Cofi Jukebox - Free music jukebox oldies 1940, 1950, 1960, 1970, 1980, swing, blues, rock and roll, gospel and Caribbean.
  • Pop/Rock Zone - Pop and rock MIDI.
  • Popular American Music - The UCLA Digital Library Archive of popular American music, search and view sheet music.
  • Prairie Mountain Fiddlers - Tunes for fiddlers.
  • Radio Mystery Theater - Has all 1,399 episodes of CBS Radio Mystery Theater episodes all online searchable by plots, actors, and writers.
  • Ragtime Press - Ragtime piano with Sue Keller.
  • Rose's Front Porch - Favorite Gospel music MIDIs.
  • Score On Line - Digital sheet music library.
  • Sonicnet Streamland - Flashy music videos and MP3s.
  • Standard MIDI Files on the Net - Over 30,000 unique links.
  • Sweet Melody - Classical, folk songs, traditional, Mother Goose and Christmas MIDI music.
  • - Mike Oldfield MIDI collection.
  • Tower Records - Huge selection of music, plus videos, DVDs, music accessories. New and used. Sample tracks.
  • Virtual Sheet Music - Find ready to download scores for piano, violin, trumpet and many other instruments.
  • Windows Media - Groove to your favorite dance hits of the '70s and '80s.

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Symbol Description Availability
Anvil Studio Anvil Studio - Record, sequence, compose or play MIDI music. Windows, freeware.
  Audacity - Free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems. Windows, freeware.
Blaze Audio Blaze Audio RipEditBurn - Powerful all-in-one wave and MP3 editor, CD ripper and burner- perfect for converting tapes and LPs to CDs! Windows, $39.95.
Blaze Audio Wave Creator - Wave and MP3 editing power at an amazingly affordable price. Windows, $19.95.
Blaze Audio MIDIMaster Karaoke - Sing, record your artistry, and have fun with friends and family with MIDI karaoke. Windows, $29.95.
Blaze Audio Power Record - A VCR for radio and internet radio - instant and timed recording at your fingertips. Windows, $19.95.
Blaze Audio Vocal Reduction - A set of audio tools, including center channel removal and resonance filtering, to reduce, and in some cases, eliminate the vocals from your recordings. Free to RipEditBurn owners.
Cakewalk Cakewalk Sonar Producer Edition - Pattern based music creation and all-in one music studio.  
Crescendo Crescendo Max - Streaming playback; allows MP3 or MIDI music to start immediately, rather than after an entire file is downloaded. $9.95. No longer available.
Crescendo Plus - Streaming playback; allows MP3 or MIDI music to start immediately, rather than after an entire file is downloaded. Software synthesizer not included. Windows, $6.95. No longer available.
Crescendo Basic - MIDI and MP3 playback. Windows, freeware. No longer available.
Finale Finale - Create more and edit less, save time forming musical ideas or building curriculum, accelerate from musical inspiration to elegant printed results, pride and satisfaction of sharing the music. Turn any standard MIDI file into great looking sheet music. Available at music stores. Windows or Macintosh, upgrades start at $150 for most recent version to $600 new owner.
Finale Finale Allegro - For performing musicians that need their music to look as great as it sounds. $199.00, upgrade $59.95.
Finale Finale Notepad - Your invitation to the world of music notation software! Find out how fun and easy it is to transform your musical ideas into beautiful printed music. Windows or Macintosh. Free.
Finale Finale PrintMusic - The easiest, fastest way to create, play and print great sheet music. Windows and Macintosh, $69.95.
Finale Finale Songwriter - Create and print professional-quality sheet music. Windows or Macintosh, $49.95.
Finale Finale Viewer - Web browser application. Windows or Macintosh, free.
JetAudio JetAudio Basic - Rip and play MP3, OGG, and WMA files, has bult-in CD burning, streamed audio broadcasting, and a timer to start or stop playback or recording. Free.
Macromedia Macromedia Director - Proven multimedia authoring tool for professionals. Director combines broad media support for media types, ease of use, high-performance, and an infinitely extendible development environment to deliver rich content and applications for CDs, DVDs, kiosks, and the Internet. Director MX 2004 offers powerful new features, including two scripting languages, DVD-Video support, cross-platform publishing, and Flash MX 2004 integration. Windows, free 30 day trial.
MusicMatch Musicmatch JukeBox - Rip CD-Quality MP3s, create custom CDs or radio stations based on music from your favorite artist. Windows Plus is $19.99; Basic is free.
Nero Nero 76 Ultra Edition - Archive song collection in MP3, make a DVD from video or photo CD, playback digital media files, backup data. $99.99 (plus $9.00 shipping); or $79.99 on Nero web site.
NoteWorthy NoteWorthy Composer - Music composition and notation software. Windows, $39.00.
NoteWorthy NoteWorthy Player - NoteWorthy Composer and MIDI file viewer. Windows 16 or 32 bit versions. Free.
NoteWorthy NoteWorthy Composer Browser Plug-in - Loads and plays *.nwc files created by NoteWorthy Composer directly within your browser. Windows, freeware.
NoteWorthy NoteWorthy Composer Winamp Plug-in - Add *.nwc files to your Winamp 2 play list, and they will play back in a similar fashion to *.mid files, which are natively supported by Winamp 2. Freeware.
Nullsoft Nullsoft Winamp Player - Plays any format of audio or video, builds playlists, indexes media library, shows wild graphics along with music, rips and burns CDs at 2x speed. Windows, freeware.
Nullsoft Winamp Pro - Plays any format of audio or video, builds playlists, indexes media library, shows wild graphics along with music, rips and burns CDs at 2x speed. Encodes MP3 files, and rips and burns CDs at your drive's full speed. $19.95 for a 4 MB download.
QuickTime QuickTime Pro - Apple standard for all Macs, handles animation, sound and video. $29.99 upgrade.
Roni Music Roni Music Amazing Slow Downer - Software for musicians wanting to slow down music without changing the pitch, from Sweden. Download trial version. Mac or Windows, $39.95.
Samsung Samsung YEPP YP-20 and YP-30 - Audio Manager Free. No longer available.
Sharware Music Machine Shareware Music Machine -The World's biggest music software site with over 4,100 titles to download.  
Sibelius Sibelius - Notation, sequencer, real time, midi recording and playback, arrange music. Professional $599,
SmartScore SmartScore - Fully integrated music scoring, MIDI sequencing and music scanning with advanced recognition technology. Whether you are copying music, composing or importing MIDI files; there is absolutely no faster way to get music into your computer. Editions: Pro, $399; Songbook, $199; Piano, $99; MIDI, $99; Guitar, $99. Windows and Macintosh.
Finale SmartMusic - Practice system for woodwind, brass and vocal musicians. A subscription is required to access the accompaniment library.
SmartMusic Intonation Trainer SmartMusic Intonation Trainer - Teaches woodwind and brass students how to listen for and eliminate intonation beats. Windows and Macintosh, $149.95.

A Few MIDI Tunes

Alley Cat (MID 10k) Beethoven (MID 11k)
Oh Where Has My Little Dog Gone (MID 6k) On Wisconsin (MID 3k)
Seein' Red (Edmond Hall) (MID 6k) Siciliano (MID 6k)
Whispering (Benny Goodman) (MID 5k) Yankee Doodle (MID 6k)

  • Volume - Use volume control or, click speaker icon then move the volume slider. In Windows Media Player full mode use the drop down Play menu, select Volume, or use Up F10, Down F9, Mute F8.

  • Change Speed or Repeat - Windows Media Player has four Play Speeds for MIDI, useful for practicing along with music. After loading MIDI file in the skin mode:
    • Extremely Fast Ctrl+Shift+F
    • Fast Ctrl+Shift+G
    • Normal Ctrl+Shift+N
    • Slow Ctrl+Shift+S
    • Repeat Midi File - Ctrl+T, useful to play a tune many times.

    In the full mode use the drop down Play menu to select from three Play Speeds or to select Repeat.

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Online Radio

Online radio
  • Abbott & Costello Homepage - Comedy, sound clips, history and trivia from the famous duo's radio and film career.
  • BBC Radio - Listen to and interact with all of Radio 1's shows. World leading DJs play the latest new music from Dance, R & B, Indie, Rock, UK Garage, Drum and Bass and Hip Hop. There's also the biggest names in entertainment radio from Chris Moyles to Vernon Kay. Hear exclusive live tracks, major celebrity interviews and win unique prizes. Also download shows as podcasts.
  • Billboard Radio - Streaming audio from Billboard Online. Hear today's top music hits from pop, rock, hip-hop, dance, rap, country artists featured on the Hot 100 singles chart.
  • Classical Live Online Radio - Classical Online Radio Webcast is a collection of 100+ Live Classical Radio Stations and Classical Music on the Web, broadcasting in Realaudio, MediaPlayer or MP3.
  • CNN News - delivers the latest breaking news and information on the latest top stories, weather, business, entertainment, politics, and more. For in-depth coverage, provides special reports, video, audio, photo galleries, and interactive guides.
  • ESPN Live Radio and TV - Follow your favorite sports team or link to hundreds of music radio stations.
  • House of Blues - Frequent webcasts of many popular bands.
  • Live 365 Com - Thousands of individual stations. Independent, commercial, official artist radio stations and personalized member broadcasts.
  • Manic Melody - Listen to a string of 10 short clips from 1980s songs and try to guess the tune and performer.

  • Nullsoft SHOUTcast
    software allows users to set up their own Internet radio servers using provided software. The output format is supported by multiple clients including the widely popular Nullsoft Winamp. Current uses include listening to music as well as live broadcasting of events for the average person.

  • Radio Days - Experience the history and sounds from the 30's, 40's, and 50's of old time radio. Broadcast history Timelines, Captain Midnight, Radio journalism and more!
  • Old Time Radio Network Library - Over 10,000 old time radio shows you can listen to for free. We add at least 100 more every week.
  • Old-Time Radio - Entertaining and educational information for collectors of old time radio shows. The original, and still best site to visit for old-time radio fans.
  • - Watch music videos for free. Create your own play list. Choose different music generas like hip hop, rock, alternative, electronic, reggae, R & B, and pop.
  • Rhapsody - Latest music, including popular playlists, picture galleries, music videos and the biggest online music catalog.
  • Rewind - The 80s entertaining, musical "the songgame."
  • Wisconsin Public Radio - Since 1917, Wisconsin Public Radio has been offering listeners a stimulating means by which to exchange ideas, an efficient way to get caught up on the day's news events, and an entertaining musical selection, fit for all audiences. Come and explore WPR.

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Radio Stations

AM Radio Stations Radio Station

  • New Wisconsin Radio and Television stations. Old photographs, trivia and memorabilia.
  • WRRD (540) Christian; 135 S. 84th St, Suite310, Milwaukee 53214; 414-258-1700
  • WTMJ (620) news/talk; 720 E. Capitol Dr., Milwaukee 53212; 414-332-96l1
  • WNOV (860) urban; 3815 N. Teutonia Av., Milwaukee 53206; 414-449-9668
  • WOKY (920) nostalgia; 12100 W. Howard Av., Greenfield 53228; 414-545-5920
  • WLBL (930) Aburndale
  • WHA (970) Madison
  • WISN (1130) news/talk; 12100 W. Howard Av., Greenfield 53228; 414-545-8900
  • WEMP (1250) Christian; l1800 W. Grange Av., Hales Comers 53130; 414-529-1250
  • WMCS (1290) urban adult; 4222W. Capitol Dr., Milwaukee 53216; 414-444-1290
  • WJYI (1340) Christian; 5407 W. McKinley Av., Milwaukee 53208; 414-978-9000
  • WRJN (1400) news/talk; 4201 Victory Av., Racine 53405; 262-634-33l1
  • WBJX (1460) Spanish; 19805 Durand Av., Union Grove 53182; 26-)878-5901
  • WBKV (1470) classic country; 2410 S. Main St., West Bend 53095; 262-334-2344
  • WAUK (1510) sports; 1801 Coral Dr., Waukesha 53186; 262-544-6800
  • WTKM (1540) polka; 27 N. Main St., Hartford 53027; 262-252-4567
  • WGLB (1560) gospel; 5181 N. 35th St., Milwaukee 53209; 414-527-4365
  • WKSH (l640) top 40 for kids; W223-N3251 Shady La., Pewaukee 53072; 262-695-9500

FM Radio Stations

  • WHID FM (88.1) Green Bay
  • WMWK FM (88.1) Christian; 1100 E. Capitol Dr., Milwaukee 53211; 414-964-9794
  • WHWC FM (88.3) Menomonie
  • WERN FM (88.7) Madison
  • WRFW FM (88.7) River Falls
  • WOJB FM (88.9) Reserve
  • WWSP FM (89.9)
  • WLSU FM (88.9) La Crosse
  • WYMS (88.9) jazz; Radio For Milwaukee, 5225 W. Vliet St., Rm. 10, Milwaukee 53208; 414-475-8989
  • WBSD FM (89.1)
  • WPNE FM (89.3) Green Bay
  • WHND FM (89.7) Sister Bay
  • WUWM FM (89.7) public radio; 161 W. Wisconsin Av., Suite lll000, Milwaukee 53203; 414-227-3355
  • WUEC FM (89.7) Eau Claire
  • WHSA FM (89.9) Brule
  • WORT FM (89.9 FM)
  • WRPN FM (90.1) Ripon
  • WHLA FM (90.3) La Cross
  • WBCR FM (90.3) Beloit
  • WSUS FM (90.3) La Crosse
  • WHBM FM (90.3) Park Falls
  • WRST FM (90.3) Oshkosh, Fond du Lac
  • WSUP FM (90.5) Platteville
  • WVSS FM (90.7) Menomonie
  • WHAD FM (90.7) news/talk; 111 E. Kilbourn Av., Milwaukee 53202; 414-227-2040, Delafield
  • WHRM FM (90.9) Wausau
  • W215AQ (90.9) Madison
  • WGTD FM (91.1) Kenosha
  • WLFM FM (91.1) Appleton
  • WGAZ (91.3) Goodman
  • KUWS FM (91.3) Superior
  • WHHI FM 91.3 Highland
  • WSHS FM (91.7) Sheboygan
  • WXPR FM (91.7) Rhinelander
  • WSUM FM (91.7) Madison
  • WSUW FM (91.7) Whitewater
  • WMSE FM (91.7) alternative; 1025 N. Broadway Av., Milwaukee 53202; 414-277-7247
  • WLBL FM or WXPW FM (91.9) Wausau
  • WHDI FM (91.9) Sister Bay
  • WEZY FM (92.1) soft adult; 4201 Victory Av., Racine 53405; 262-634-3311
  • WBWI FM (92.5) country; 2410 S. Main St., West Bend 53095; 262-334-2344
  • WJZI FM (93.3) smooth jazz; 2979 N. Mayfair Rd., Milwaukee 53222; 414-778-1933
  • WKTI FM (94.5) adult contemporary; 720 E. Capitol Dr., Milwaukee 53212; 414-332-9611
  • WRIT FM (95.7) oldies; 12100 W. Howard Av., Greenfield 53228; 414-545-8900
  • WKLH FM (96.5) classic rock; 5407 W. McKinley Av., Milwaukee 53208; 414-978-9000
  • WLTQ FM (97.3) adult contemporary; 12100 W. Howard Av., Greenfield 53228; 414-545-8900
  • WJMR FM (98.3) urban oldies; 5407 W. McKinley Av., Milwaukee 53208; 414-978-9000
  • WMYX FM (99.1) adult contemporary; 11800 W. Grange Av., Milwaukee 53130; 414-529-1250
  • WGLB FM (100.1) '70s; 900 E. Green Bay Av., Saukville 53080; 262-377-4400
  • WKKV FM (100.7) urban; 12100 W. Howard Av., Greenfield 53228; 414-321-1007
  • New WOCT FM (101.9) Oshkosh Artists; City Hall, 215 Church Av., Oshkosh 54903; 920-236-5260
  • WLUM FM (102.1) rock; 2979 N. Mayfair Rd., Milwaukee 53222; 414-771-1021
  • WLZR FM (102.9) rock; 5407 W. McKinley Av., Milwaukee 53208; 414-978-9000
  • W275AF FM (102.9) Ashland
  • WXSS FM (103.7) top 40; 11800 W. Grange Av., Hales Comers 53130; 414-799-1037
  • WCCX FM (104.5) Waukesha
  • W284AN (104.7) Ashland
  • WEXT FM (104.7) country; 8500 Green Bay Rd., Pleasant Prairie 53158; 262-694-7800
  • WTKM FM (104.9) polka; 27 N. Main St., Hartford 53027; 262-252-4567
  • WFZH FM (105.3) contemporary Christian; 135 S. 84th St., Suite 310, Milwaukee 53214; 414-258-1700
  • WMIL FM (106.1) country; 12100 W. Howard Av., Milwaukee 53228; 414-545-8900
  • WFMR FM (106.9) classical; 5407 W. McKinley Av., Milwaukee 53208; 414-978-9000
  • WVCY FM (107.7) Christian; 3434 W. Kilbourn Av., Milwaukee 53208; 414-935-3000

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