Learning music online Learning about and to create music and where to start. Some websites with music and loops to try include
http://music.podshow.com
http://mvhs.msad43.org/Academics/techtoolkit a wikis setup with some interesting links to try
jamendo is a creative commons site with play list creator See Paulhami's blog
www.freeplaymusic.com
http://www.incompetech.com/m/c/royalty-free
from coolcatteacher sound effects and music sites
http://connectedlibraries.pbwiki.com/Valenza's+Copyright+Free+Multimedia+Links
http://creativecommons.org/audio
http://podsafeaudio.com/
http://www.setoncchs.com/library/music-online.htm
http://music.download.com/
http://www.kennedy-spaien.com/looking-at-podsafe-music-and-the-public-domain-for-your-show
http://www.freeplaymusic.com
http://www.soundjunction.org/default.aspa
http://www.soundsnap.com/
Kevin MacLeod has produced a large number of instrumental pieces that can be
downloaded free for student movies etc as long as the music is credited to
him. http://incompetech.com/m/c/royalty-free/
www.freeplaymusic.com
http://www.freesound.org/
http://copyrightfriendly.wikispaces.com/
www.musicnotes.com
www.soundjunction.org
http://www.learningplace.com.au/deliver/content.asp?pid=38759
http://creativecommons.org/ try on-line repositories.
http://search.creativecommons.org/
Links embedded in Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Podsafe
Creative Commons <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creative_Commons>
Free music <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Free_music>
GarageBand.com <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GarageBand.com>
Open music <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_music>
Open Music Model <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Music_Model>
PMC Top10 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PMC_Top10>
Podsafe Music Network <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Podsafe_Music_Network>
IODA Promonet <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=IODA_Promonet&action=edit&redink=1>
Production music <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Production_music>
Royalties <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royalties>
Royalty free <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royalty_free>
Stock music <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stock_music>
Freeplay Music allows free educational use. See point 5.(b) (2) in their terms of use. You can search for different styles and "feels"
http://www.freeplaymusic.com/licensing/termsofuse.phphttp://www.tinydad.com/free-music-22-websites-driving-daggers-into-the-heart-of-the-riaa/









Some fabulous sites on this wiki of Paul Bogush
http://www.royaltyfreemusic.com/free-music-loops.html
Sound effects: http://soundsnap.com/
available at
http://freesound.iua.upf.edu/
http://www.opsound.org/

Composing songs
http://www.jamstudio.com/Studio/index.htm
For making Christmas songs and carols mashups
http://www.zefrank.com/xmas/