Description: The Internet Audio Archive contains over two hundred thousand free recordings, including
- Audio books and poetry (8,800+ items)
- Live Music Archive (119,000+ items) Mostly public performances of twentieth century and contemporary music, including folk and jazz
- Music and Arts (15,000+ items) Recordings of historic 78 RPM records and cylinders
- News and Public Affairs (7,600+ items) Independent radio news features
- Radio Programs (6,500+ items) Radio programs on various topics; includes a large "Old Time Radio" collection.
- Other categories, such as Podcasts, Netlabels (independent music), Non-English Audio, Spirituality & Religion, Computers & Technology, and Community Audio.
Sample search: Beethoven
Results: 1,268 hits including classroom lectures, excerpts from symphonies, entire compositions (e.g., BBC performances), etc.