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The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians
Call Number: Ref 780.3 Ne 8, g, 2nd ed
It's called a dictionary, but it is more like an encyclopedia. This reknowned 10-volume collection sets the standard for comprehensive, well-researched background information about musicians and their works.

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The Harvard Dictionary of Music
Call Number: Ref 780.3 Ha 8, d, 4th ed

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The Piano: An Encyclopedia
Call Number: Ref 786 En 2, p

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The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz
Call Number: Ref 785.42 Ne 8, g

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The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music - Ruth M. Stone (Editor)
Call Number: Ref 781.7 Ga 7, e,
ISBN: 0824060350
Publication Date: 1997-08-01
Accompanying CDs are also available!


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