This is an introductory guide to locating information and materials related to film 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 listed items are available in the Music Library.
Call Numbers for Browsing
The following are selected call number ranges where film music materials may be found. For call numbers of specific items, consult Mirlyn.
|M 1527.2||film music scores|
|ML 102 .M75||dictionaries of film music|
|ML 128 .M7||film music bibliographies|
|ML 410 .A-.Z||biographies of individual composers|
|ML 2075||film music history & criticism|
|MT 64 .M65||film music instruction & study|
|MT 737||film music instruction & study|
|PN 1995.9 .M86||musical films|
|Z 6814 .M7||film music bibliographies|
The following are a few examples of subject headings related to film music
which you may find useful when searching or browsing in Mirlyn. Use quotes around phrases for more precise results. You can narrow your search results by format using the limiters on the left side the results screen.
- motion picture music
- motion picture music bibliography
- motion picture music excerpts
- motion picture music history and criticism
- motion pictures and music
- musical films
- musical films history and criticism
- silent film music