Music Library Guide

    Reference Books in Shipman Library


    Background Information

    Barber, David W. Better Than It Sounds: A Dictionary of Humorous Musical Quotations. Sound and Vision, 1998.

    Ely, Mark C. and Amy E. Rashkin. Dictionary of Music Education: A Handbook of Terminology. REF MT 1 .E49 2005y

    Ganzl, Kurt. The Encyclopedia of the Musical Theatre (3v.). REF ML 102 .M88 G3 2001

    The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music (10v.). REF ML 100 .G16 1998

    Hinson, Maurice. The Pianist's Dictionary. REF ML 102 .P5 H46 2004

    Hischak, Thomas. The Oxford Companion to the American Musical. REF ML 102 .M88 H593 2008

    Hitchcock, H. Wiley and Stanley Sadie, ed. The New Grove Dictionary of American Music (4v.).REF ML 101 .U6 N48 1986

    Hoffman, Miles. The NPR Classical Music Companion: Terms and Concepts from A to Z. Houghton Mifflin, 1997.

    Holoman, D. Kern. Writing About Music: A Style Sheet. University of California, 2008.

    Kennedy, Michael. The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music. REF ML 100 .K35 1996y

    Kernfeld, Barry, ed. The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (3v.). REF ML 102 .J3 N48 2001

    Kuhn, Laura. Baker's Dictionary of Opera. REF ML 102 .O6 B26 2000

    Larkin, Colin, ed. The Encyclopedia of Popular Music (8v.). REF ML 102 .P66 G84 1998

    Latham, Alison. The Oxford Companion to Music. REF ML 100 .S37 2002

    McGovern, Adam, ed. MusicHound World: The Essential Album Guide. REF ML 156.4 .W63 M87 2000y

    Norton, Richard C. A Chronology of American Musical Theater (3v.). REF ML 1711.8 .N3 N67 2002

    Randel, Don Michael, ed. The Harvard Dictionary of Music. REF ML 100 .A64 2003

    Sadie, Stanley, ed. The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (29v.). REF ML 100 .N48 2001

    Sadie, Stanley, ed. The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (4v.). REF ML 102 .O6 N5 1998y

    Sears, Minnie Earl. Song Index: An Index to More Than 12,000 Songs in 177 Song Collections Comprising 262 Volumes. REF ML 128 .S3 S31

    Talevski, Nick. The Unofficial Encyclopedia of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. REF ML 105 .T3 1998

    The United Methodist Hymnal. REF M 2127 .U55 1989y c.2


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