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Band Music Resources

This is a guide to locating information and materials related to band music in the Music Library.

Music Library Contact

Kristen Castellana
Contact:
Music Library
3239 Moore Building
(734) 764-2512

Music Library Contact

Jason Imbesi
Contact:
3239 Moore Building - School of Music
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2085
734.764.2512

Introduction

This is a guide to locating information and materials related to band music. It is not a complete bibliography, but rather indicates key resources and types of materials that may be useful when seeking information in this area. All items listed in this guide are available in the Music Library.

Call Numbers for Browsing

The following are selected call number ranges where band materials may be found. For call numbers of specific items, consult Mirlyn.

M 1200-1249 Band music
M 1254-1269 Band music arrangements
ML 128 .B23 Band music bibliographies
ML 1300-1354 Band -- History and criticism
MT 733
Band performance, etc.

Subject Headings

Below are some examples of subject headings related to band music which may be useful when searching or browsing in Mirlyn.

To search subject headings in Mirlyn, begin by selecting Subject in the pull-down menu below the search field and then entering any one of the headings in the list below into the search field. Use quotes around phrases for more precise results.

To browse a list of subject headings, go to Mirlyn Classic, click Browse in the top toolbar, choose "Subject begins with..." in the "Select index to browse" pull-down menu next to the search field and enter any one of the headings in the list below into the search field.

Scores, Recordings and Videorecordings

Books and Periodicals