Literature for Voice by Thomas GoleekeA practical and useful reference book for students and teachers. Unique in concept, it shows in musical notation the key and range of over 1,700 songs in 60 of the most popular and available song collections. Lists: Composer Title Key and range in musical notation of each song Anthology of Grieg songs Pronunciation
Call Number: Con Ref ML128.S3 G642 2002
Publication Date: 2001
The Pianist's Guide to Standard Teaching and Performance Literature by Jane MagrathThis reference book is an invaluable resource for teachers, students and performers for evaluating and selecting piano solo literature. Concise and thoroughly researched, thousands of works, from the Baroque through the Contemporary periods, have been graded and evaluated in detail. Includes an alphabetical list of composers, explanations of works and much more.
Call Number: Con Ref ML128.P3 M34 1995
Publication Date: 1995
String Syllabus by David A. Littrell (Editor)Created by a committee of eleven members of the American String Teachers Association, this compilation of thousands of both solo and ensemble compositions for strings. The repertoire is coupled with a brief technical description and is grouped by grade levels for educational purposes.
American Political Music by Danny O. CrewThis book documents music for all political offices except president. Within each state and the District of Columbia, the names of elected politicians, candidates for public office and high-profile individuals appear in alphabetical order with a listing of published songs that relate to them. Under each person or topic are listed related songs, with title, tune, composer and lyricist, publisher, copyright year, and information on where a particular song or its lyrics may be found.
A Resource Guide to Themes in Contemporary American Song Lyrics, 1950-1985 by B. Lee Cooper; Wayne A. WiegandB. Lee Cooper offers a portrait of contemporary American society as it has been captured and transmitted in the lyrics of more than 3,000 popular recordings. Cooper divides his commentaries and song lists into fifteen sections. In the brief essays that precede the discographic sections, the author explores the ways in which popular music has dealt with such issues as religion, death, education, youth culture, mass media, protest, military activity, women's liberation, and more.
Call Number: Con Ref ML156.4.P6 C66 1986
Publication Date: 1986
Suffragist Sheet Music by Danny O. Crew; Coline Jenkins-Sahlin (Foreword by)This is a reference work of sheet music published in the U.S. from the late 18th century to the year after adoption of the 19th amendment to the Constitution granting women the right to vote. The entries present bibliographic data on each piece of music, a photographic depiction of the cover or first page (where available), and the complete lyrics for each piece.
Call Number: ML128.W7 C74 2002
Publication Date: 2002
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