Grove Music Online

The NFA is proud to partner with Grove Music Online to offer all current NFA members unlimited access to the world’s leading online resource for music research. You will enjoy more than 8,000 articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments and notation, forms and genres, and individual works. Grove Music Online is constantly updated with new articles and edits to existing content from scholars and specialists from around the world. The following remarkable resources are included:

  • The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition (2001)
  • The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (1992)
  • The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition (2002)
  • The Oxford Companion to Music
  • The Oxford Dictionary of Music
  • Specially commissioned Grove articles and updated bibliographies exclusively available online & all subsequent updates and enhancements
  • New articles from the forthcoming second edition of the Grove Dictionary of American Music (AmeriGrove)
  • New articles from the second edition of the Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments (GDMI)
  • New multimedia links to audio and video recordings and score facsimiles, thanks to a partnership with Alexander Street Press (subscription required)

Members may click here to access Grove Music Online.

For more information, contact NFA Membership Manager Victoria Pampe at or 312-332-6682.