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resources for finding books, journal articles, and web sites about music, as well as for finding audio files
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(music, dance, art history, fine arts, theatre, architecture):

New books at Hampshire

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Digital Signatures - Ragnhild Brøvig-Hanssen; Anne Danielsen
Call Number: HC Stacks / ML3877 .B77 2016
ISBN: 9780262034142
Publication Date: 2016-02-19

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Better Git It in Your Soul - Krin Gabbard
Call Number: HC Stacks / ML418.M45 G33 2016
ISBN: 9780520260375
Publication Date: 2016-02-08

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Negotiated Moments - Gillian Siddall (Editor); Ellen Waterman (Editor)
Call Number: HC Stacks / MT68 .N33 2016
ISBN: 9780822360827
Publication Date: 2016-03-04

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The Banjo - Laurent Dubois
Call Number: HC Stacks / ML1015.B3 D83 2016
ISBN: 9780674047846
Publication Date: 2016-03-14



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Oxford Music Online

Online version of the twenty-nine-volume set of the Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, the Grove Dictionary of Opera (4 volumes), and the Grove Dictionary of Jazz (3 volumes) and other music resources.

Find information on:
   • Musicians & composers
   • Instruments
   • Country/region/cultural group music histories
   • Styles & genres of music

All entries contain lists for further reading.
Entries on composers include lists of works composed.


Try these titles in our reference section

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The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians - Sadie, Stanley
Call Number: HC Reference / ML100 .N48 2001
ISBN: 1561592390
The print volumes that we also have available electronically (see above links)

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The Garland encyclopedia of world music - Stone, Ruth M., editor.
Call Number: HC Reference / ML100 .G16 1998
ISBN: 0824060350

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Encyclopedia of the blues - Komara, Edward, editor.
Call Number: HC Reference / ML102.B6 E53 2006
ISBN: 0415926998

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The rough guide to jazz - Carr, Ian, et al
Call Number: HC Reference / ML102.J3 C325 2004
ISBN: 1843532565

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New grove dictionary of jazz - Kernfeld, Barry
Call Number: ML102.J3 N48 2002
ISBN: 1561592846

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