Looking forward to an Independence Day weekend full of family, friends, and fireworks? Try adding a little music to your routine. Below we’ve collected links to streaming music just right for the Fourth of July, courtesy of the libraries’ subscriptions to Classical Music Library and the Naxos Music Library.
- Erich Kunzel conducts the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra playing John Philip Sousa’s The Stars and Stripes Forever in this track from the Classical Music Library.
- Pianist Roger Shields plays Scott Joplin’s Maple Leaf Rag in this Classical Music Library track.
- Hear “The President’s Own” US Marine Band play Charles Ives’ Variations on America from the Naxos Music Library.
- Harlan D. Parker conducts the Peabody Conservatory Wind Ensemble playing John Philip Sousa’s The Thunderer, from the Naxos recording COLLAGE: A Celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Peabody Institute, 1857-2007.