Below is a list of web-links and resources available in our library to help you learn more about the artists performing in The Sage Gateshead in January 2006. To book tickets or find out more about Northern Sinfonia visit The Sage Gateshead online or for tickets only call 0191 443 4661.
Don't forget that ExploreMusic also stocks music magazines, books, dictionaries and encyclopaedias to help you on your musical quest. Visit soon!
Scroll down to the bottom of the page for some useful search tips.
Here in ExploreMusic we have Beethoven's 'Egmont' Overture on our listening posts, or you can listen online at Grove Music Online. You can also borrow the score for this piece and Haydn's Symphony No 104 'London' from Gateshead Library Service through us.
You can borrow Beethoven's 'Egmont' Overture, Symphony No 6 'Pastoral' and Haydn's Symphony No 104 'London' on CD from the SoundGallery at Central Library.
In ExploreMusic you can borrow the BBC Guides 'Beethoven: concertos and overtures', 'Beethoven and his symphonies' and 'Haydn Symphonies' to give you more context to the performance and the pieces, as well as other books on these great composers.
15th Jan Tea Dance 2005-2006: Visit www.jazzservices.org.uk for a brief biography of the Ray Chester Trio and reviews. Click on the Database button, then choose Bands from the list and search under 'C'.
Find out more about Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky and Schubert at Grove Music Online or through books available in the Gateshead Library collection. 'Stravinksy' by Roman Vlad is available for loan in ExploreMusic.
Listen to music from these great composers at Classical Music Library and through CDs available for loan from the SoundGallery at Central Library.
Part of the exposed: Bartók series of events, concerts and workshops. For more information about Bartók and to find out when these events are happening, visit ExploreMusic in person, or check out our online list of resources on the exposed: pages under Concert Resources on the main menu to the left of this page (due to go live at the beginning of January).
Find out more about Bartók, Shostakovich and Mozart at Grove Music Online or though books available for loan in our collection. 'Schostakovich: the man and his music' and 'Memories of Shostakovich: interviews with the composers children and friends' are available to borrow from ExploreMusic.
You can also listen to the pieces featured in this concert at Classical Music Library, plus Schostakovich's Cello Concert No 1 and Mozart's Symphony No 35 are available for loan at the SoundGallery at Central Library.
Search tips Classical Music Library - browse by Composer, Artist, Conductor or type keywords into the search box. Use 'Playlists' to access music featured in The Sage Gateshead's orchestral subscription series.
Naxos Music Library - browse by genre or category or use the advanced search to search for the name of a piece, composer, artist or group.
Grove Music Online - using keywords in the search box at the top of the page turns up most results.
allmusic.com - type the name of the artists or band into the search box at the top of the page.