Music

Please Note:All movies and music at Central Library (including holds) must be checked out in the Audiovisual area located in the lower level. Thank you for your cooperation.

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Two Johns

Two of the hardest working contemporary composers are named John Luther. There’s the Pulitzer Prize winning John Coolidge Luther whose saxophone concerto City Noir has found its way on many year-end lists. You can check out much of his previous work, often characterized as part of the minimalist tradition, through Hoopla’s streaming platform or from one of our compact discs. Become Ocean (winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for music) is the stunning new piece from John Luther Adams. Hauntingly beautiful, it’s the kind of music that envelops the attentive listener with its gentle but powerful lyricism....

 

Freegal: "Free & Legal" Music Downloads »

Freegal Music gives you “free & legal” access to millions of songs.

Note! Freegal services are available to KPL Resident Area borrowers only.

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Freegal is a downloadable music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Freegal offers access to more than 7 million songs from 10,000+ labels with music that originates in over 60 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Learn more...

 

Hoopla Digital: Videos, Music, Audiobooks »

Borrow free digital videos, music, and audiobooks with your library card.

Note! Hoopla services are available to KPL Resident Area borrowers only.

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Start using Hoopla Digital today to begin borrowing free digital video, music and audiobooks with your library card. Gain access to thousands of titles – available for instant streaming or temporarily download – and watch on your smartphone, tablet or computer.

There’s no waiting to borrow and Hoopla Digital’s automatic return eliminates all late fees. Learn more...

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