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Brass Instruments: Find Recorded Music, Streaming Audio, & Streaming Video

Basic resources for finding information on and music for brass instruments

Recordings & Videos in the Library


Video Streaming Resources at the Library's library features over 2,000 programs of concerts, operas, ballets, documentaries, and master classes. The New York Times calls it "the closest thing to a classical Netflix."

Check the Event Calendar for upcoming live concert broadcasts.

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Met Opera on Demand includes more than 100 previously broadcast Live in HD performances, over 80 previously broadcast televisions performances, and over 450 radio broadcasts dating back to 1935.

See a list of available performances and broadcasts.


Naxos Video Library includes performances of the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, among others.

Audio Streaming Resources at the Library

Classical Music Library includes music of all major genres from medieval to contemporary periods. Currently the site has over 75,000 albums with more than 1.2 million tracks.


Database of Recorded American Music or DRAM focuses on American Music and offers complete liner notes and essays. Labels include: New World Composers' Recordings (CRI; complete catalog), Albany Records, Cedille records, Deep Listening, Frog Peak Music, Mode Records, and others.


Naxos Music Library offers access to more than 141,480 CDs with more than 2,190,800 tracks of both standard and rare repertoire. Over 800 new CDs are added to the library every month.

Other Streaming Resources