Resources: Hi-Res Music Download Sites

Here's a list of download sites that carry Hi-Res music.

The Best Download Sites For Hi-Res Music

The name says it all. e|classical also offers "High Resolution" downloads1.

Genres: A Cappella, Arias, Ballet, Blues, Cantata, Chamber Music, Children's Classics, Chinese Music, Choral - Sacred, Choral - Secular, Christmas, Classical Concert, Concerto, Concertos, Contemporary, Contemporary Instrumental, Contemporary Jazz, Cross-Over, Easter, Fiction, Film and TV Music, Folk, Folk Legends, Gospel, Historical Document, History, Instrumental, Interview, Jazz, Literature, Music Education, Musicals, Nature Sounds, New Year, Non-Fiction, Nostalgia, Opera, Operetta, Orchestral

The granddaddy of "High Resolution" download1 sites, HDtracks offers new music in its original recorded 24-bit format1.

Genres: Blues, Broadway, Children's Music, Classical, Country & Bluegrass, Electronic, Folk, Gospel & Religious, Hip Hop/Rap, Historical, Industrial, Jazz, Latin, New Age, Pop, Reggae, Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Soundtrack, World

HIGHRESAUDIO is another "High Resolution" download1 site based in Germany.
Genres: Alternative, Ambiente, Blues, Classical, Country, Dance, Easy Listening, Electronic, Film and TV Music, Folk, Guitar, Hip Hop, Instrumental, Jazz, Latin, Lounge, New Age, Orchestral, Pop, R&B, Rap, Rock, Songwriter, Soundtrack, Spoken Word, Urban, Vocal, World Music

France-based Qobuz has a very deep catalog so if you're having a hard time finding a download, especially classical and jazz titles, check here. Some new titles are available in 24-bit.1
Genres: Alternative, Ambient, Blues, Children, Classical, Country, Electronic, Folk,Funk, Humor, Jazz, New Age, Pop, Rap, R&B, Rock, Soul, Spoken Word, Soundtracks, World

1. For an explanation of 24-bit downloads and "high resolution", see "Is High-Resolution Music Dead?"