Classical Archives, existing since 1994, is a website dedicated to classical music. It contains 961.000 files that users can listen to by streaming, coming from 19.000 composers and 81.000 artists from over 550 recording labels. It also includes a large collection of free classical music MIDI files.
The music can be browsed by composer, artist, album, playlist, or period (medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, classical, Romantic, Late-Romantic, impressionist, modern, and contemporary). Basic and advanced search in the entire collection are also possible.
By subscribing (by payment) more options become available, such as the possibility to download files in MP3 format.