You can get around the site and explore different articles in a range of different ways – by searching, digging through categories, clicking on tags, or simply checking out what’s most recent on the homepage.


Some of the articles feature external links, which are liable to change and the CNMA is not responsible for the content of external sites. If you find a broken one, let us know.


You can simply search for a person, place, instrument or tune name – here, or from any page in the site by clicking on the magnifying glass symbol in the top right hand corner of the screen.

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We’ve organised our articles into different categories, and tags for more specific groups – there’s quite a range! Click on one to explore.

Can’t see a category you think should be included? Let us know!

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Or – select a letter at random if you want to browse alphabetically!