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Subject-Specific Scholarly eBook Articles
Credo Reference This link opens in a new window
A collection of edited research books. Try the Concept Map!
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Edited and specialized research ebooks.
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High-quality and professionally edited quick information.
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Statistical data from thousands of credible sources.
Music Reference Sources
Naxos Music Library This link opens in a new window
A comprehensive Music Collection where you can listen to over a million tracks of music. Resources such as a dictionary of music, work analyses, and guided tours of historical periods are included.
The History of Music by
Publication Date: 2005-03-21
An introduction to the styles and schools of Western music.
Musical Terms, Symbols and Theory by
Publication Date: 2012-01-25
The detailed and comprehensive dictionary is followed by a five-language glossary of instruments. An illustrated notation guide provides identification of symbols used in musical scores. The final section comprehensively covers scales, keys and chords.
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