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SUBJECT HEADINGS in Wolfi for music
Lute, Harp, and other plucked instruments may be used instead of Guitar in the headings below
Concertos guitar solo with piano
Guitar and clarinet music (clarinet used as example - use desired instrument)
Guitar music guitars 2
Guitar with orchestra (orchestra used as example - use jazz ensemble, etc.)
Quintets guitar [similarly for Quintets, Sextets, Septets, Octets, Nonets]
(For chamber music with keyboard see the Keyboard Music Guide
SUBJECT HEADINGS for books
CALL NUMBERS for music
|M115 - M119||Harp solo|
|M125 - M129||Guitar solo|
|M140 - M142||Lute solo|
|M272 - M273||Harp and piano|
|M276 - M277||Guitar and piano|
|M282 - M283||Piano and one other plectral instrument|
|M325 - M386||Trios which may include one or more plectral instrument|
|M325 - M329||Two plectral instruments and piano|
|M365 - M386||Trios of three plectral instruments|
|M425 - M429||Three plucked instruments and piano|
|M465 - M469||Quartets of four plectral instruments|
|M525 - M529||Four plectral instruments and piano|
|M565 - M569||Quintets of five plectral instruments|
[For Sextets, Septets, Octets, Nonets use same formulae as Quartets and Quintets, e.g. M769 is music for Seven plucked instruments.]
|M1036 - M1037||Concertos for harp (orchestra acc.)|
|M1037.4||Concertos for other plectral instruments (orchestra acc.)|
|M1136 - M1137||Concertos for harp (string orch. acc.)|
|M1137.4||Concertos for other plectral instruments (string orch. acc.)|
CALL NUMBERS for books
|[REF] ML128 .G968||Bibliographies - Guitar|
|[REF] ML128.H198||Bibliographies - Harp|
|[REF] ML128 .L9||Bibliographies - Lute|
Selected SFCM Library resources
Bone, Philip James. The guitar and mandolin: biographies of celebrated players and composers. 2nd ed. with new preface. London: Schott & Co., 1972. ML399 .G96b
Coelho, Victor. The manuscript sources of seventeenth-century Italian lute music. New York: Garland, 1995. REF ML128.L9 C672 1995
Gilmore, George. Guitar music index: a cross-indexed and graded listing of music in print for classical guitar & lute Honolulu: Galliard Press, 1976-1981. REF ML128.G968 G4
The Guitar Review music index: an index of music published in Guitar Review. Guitar Review. REF ML128.G968 G9
Lyons, David. Lute, Vihuela, Guitar to 1800, a Bibliography. Detroit: Information Coordinators, 1978. REF ML128.G968 L99
MacAuslan, Janna. Guitar music by women composers: an annotated catalog. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1997. REF ML128.G968 M11 1997
Provost, Richard. The Art and Technique of Practice. San Francisco: Guitar Solo Pubs., 1992. MT580 .P82 1992
Jape, Mijndert. Classical Guitar Music in Print. Philadelphia: Musicdata, 1989. REF ML128.G968 J3 1989
Performance on lute, guitar, and vihuela: historical practice and modern interpretation. Edited by Victor Anand Coelho. Cambridge, U.K.; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997. ML1003.P438 C6 1997
Pohlmann, Ernst. Laute, Theorbe, Chitarrone: die Lauten-Instrumente, ihre Musik und Literatur von 1500 bis zur Gegenwart. 4. Aufl. Lilienthal/Bremen :Edition Eres, 1975. REF ML128.G968 P748
Rezits, Joseph. The Guitarist's Resource Guide: Guitar Music in Print and Books on the Art of Guitar. San Diego: Pallma Music Co., 1983. REF ML128.G968 R46
PERIODICALS Chamber Music America
Medical Problems of Performing Artists
Performance Practice Review
American Harp SocietyInformation about the society, awards, competitions, artist programs, conferences, summer institutes, etc.
Chanterelle VerlagInternational publisher specializing in classical guitar music.
Guitar Foundation of AmericaA good resource for researching information about the guitar on the web. Site includes information about competitions, teachers, guitars and guitar building, etc.
Guitar SoloSan Francisco guitar store which stocks one of the country's largest selections of classical and steel string guitars, classical and acoustic guitar CDs, sheet music, instructional books, and accessories! Located at 1401 Clement St. in the Richmond.
Historical Harp SocietyWeb site of the HHS has information regarding harp conferences and workshops.
Lute Society of AmericaLinks to other lute societies and to the society's own microfilm and publications catalogs.
The Mandolin CafResource for both classical and blue-grass mandolin playing.
Mel Bay PublicationsPubisher who specializes in a variety of resources for the guitar.