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MUSIC call numbers

M 1-5

Music before 1800, musical scores

M 5- 176

Instrumental music

M 177-990

Music for two or more solo instruments

M 1000-1075


M 1200-1269


M 1366


M 1495-5000

Vocal Music

ML 1-3930

Literature of Music

ML 159- 3799

History and criticism

ML 1400-3275

Vocal Music

MT 1-960

Musical Instruction & study


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The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians
Covers all aspects of music worldwide with emphasis on classical music.

The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music  
Each national music has an individual volume, with an accompanying sample compact disc. WCU REFERENCE ML100 .G16 1998

The Harvard Dictionary of Music
Includes encyclopedia length articles, short entries for quick reference, definitions, identifications of works and instruments. WCU REFERENCE ML 100 .H37 2003



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