• Merlot – Music
    Merlot (Multimedia Education Resource for Learning and Online Teaching) is a compilation of freely available resources for use in higher education, hosted by the California State Universities.
  • MIT Open Courseware
    An extensive series of online courses. Courses generally include lecture videos, assignments, exams, and more. For Music, select the Topic: Fine Arts and Subtopic: Music to view the music history, performance and theory subsets.
  • OER Commons
    Searchable by discipline and academic level, this site provides a broad range of instructional materials, including texts, images, videos, primary sources and more.
  • Open Yale Courses
    These courses provide syllabi and video lectures on a variety of topics.
  • Academic Earth
    Providing online courses and guides for students to access and learn for their own enjoyment and educational purposes.

  • Khan Academy: Music
    Basics on instruments and a limited number of courses via videos.

  • Music & Performing Arts courses, via Open Culture list of free online courses