This is a guide to locating information and materials related to the piano. 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.
The following are a few examples of subject headings related to the piano which you may find useful when searching or browsing in Mirlyn. Use quotes around phrases for more precise results.
For scores and recordings:
The following are selected call number ranges where piano materials may be found. For call numbers of specific items, consult Mirlyn.
|M 21||piano music collections, multiple composers|
|M 22||piano music collections, one composer|
|M 26||piano, one-hand|
|M 32.8-39||arrangements and transcriptions|
|M 200-212||piano duets|
|M 214-215||two-piano works|
|M 311-312||piano trios|
|M 411-412||piano quartets|
|M 511-512||piano quintets|
|M 1010||solo piano with orchestra (full scores)|
|M 1011||solo piano with orchestra (two-piano versions)|
|M 1110||solo piano with string orchestra (full scores)|
|M 1111||solo piano with string orchestra (two-piano versions)|
|ML 128 .P3||piano bibliographies|
|ML 397||collective biographies of pianists|
|ML 417||individual biographies of pianists|
|ML 650-697||history of the piano, piano construction|
|ML 700-747||piano music and piano playing|
|MT 220-252||piano instruction and study|
|Z 6814 .P6||piano bibliographies|