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SFCM Library's Friday Night Events:
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11/22/13 - International Education Week - 7pm - As a special event for International Education Week, join us for a duo-recital of outstanding alums Giacomo Fiore ('09) and Matthew Grosso ('94) performing and dicussing varying nationalistic performance styles on guitar. Join us for a reception prior to the event beginning at 6:15pm.
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HathiTrust is a partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world
IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library
Database of public domain scores for downloading and printing.
NMA - Neue Mozart Ausgabe Digital Edition
Free PDF scores scanned from the NMA edition of the works of Mozart.
Search engine for locating scores and other music files online.
ChoralWiki - Choral Public Domain Library
Competitions, Festivals, Scholarships
Dates of Composers
California Sheet Music Collection
Historic American Sheet Music (Duke University)
Library of Congress Special Collections in Music
Behymer Collection Index
UC Santa Barbara Performing Arts Collection
Aaron Copland Collection
Leonard Bernstein Collection
William Grant Still Collection
SIBAS International Directory of Performing Arts Collections
Archives and Indexes
American Memory Project (Library of Congress)
Archive of Recorded Sound (Stanford University)
Center for Beethoven Studies (San José State)
CPANDA (Cultural Policy And The Arts: National Data Archive)
Beethoven biography database
Database for Gregorian chant
Lou Harrison Archive Institute for Music Research
Charles Ives Society
Darius Milhaud Collection (Mills College)
Mozart Project NUCMC
A list of Archival and Manuscript Repositories in the United States, produced by the National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections, Library of Congress, with links to each resource.Harry Partch Archive
Schubert Institute Research Centre
Kurt Weill Foundation
Music Treasures Consortium
The Music Treasures Consortium provides online access to the world's most valued music manuscripts and print materials, held at the most renowned music archives, in order to further research and scholarship.Music Ref
At present the bibliography includes more than 7,300 bibliographies and reference sources, approximately 1,880 of which are annotated with critiques on use, coverage, organization, and pros and cons. Many entries also list published reviews for the corresponding sources. The bibliography is growing actively with new sources and critiques added on a regular basis.
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