Exhibition of Rock and Roll As a Sonic and Cultural Force
Play It Loud: Instruments of Rock and Rollis an exhibition by the MetropolitanMuseum of Art that tracks rock music’s seismic impact on society and culture—all through the instruments and sounds that defined its voice.Visitors to the site can hear from the Musicians themselves, discover their iconic Instruments, and experience a few of the DefiningMoments of rock and roll history. They can dive deeper into the Defining Moments with the information under Sound/Spectacle, Guitar Gods, and Defiance.
With many K–12 schools moving to a hybrid learning model this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic, Zoom is adding new features designed to help teachers manage virtual classrooms. The free Zoom for Education plan includes more control over virtual classroom views.
Citizen DJ invites students to make hip-hop music using the free-to-use audio and video collections from the Library of Congress. By embedding these materials in hip-hop music, listeners will discover items in the library’s vast collections that they likely would never have known existed.
The Musicmap is the ultimate genealogy of popular music genres, including their relations and history. More than 230 genres are connected in intricate webs of influence, mapped in a zoomable visual interface and linked to explanatory articles and representative playlists.