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Music Research Guide: Violin

A guide to the music resources at the University of Nebraska--Lincoln

Repertoire lists for the violin

 

The index of violin music / compiled and edited by Wayne Wilkins.

Magnolia, Ark. : Music Register, 1973, and supplements to 1977

MUSIC Ref ML128.V4 W53

 

Music for solo violin unaccompanied : a catalogue of published and unpublished works from the seventeenth century to 1989 / compiled by Harry Edlund

High Wycombe, Bucks, England : Peter Marcan Publications, 1989

MUSIC Ref ML128.V4 E35 1989

 

String music in print / by Margaret K. Farish

New York : R. R. Bowker Co., 1965, and supplements to 1984

MUSIC Ref ML128.S7 F4

 


Periodicals for the violin

American string teacher, v. 8 (1958)-   ML27.U5A8356

The Strad, 1991- ML749.5 S773x

Some Library of Congress call numbers for the violin

M - Scores

M40-44--Solo violin music

M217-223--Music for violin and piano

M1012-1013, M1112-1113--Violin with orchestra and string orchestra (includes full scores and solos with piano arrangements)

ML - Music Literature

ML128.V4--Violin music: Bibliography

ML800-897--Books about the violin

MT - Instruction and Study

MT260-279.7--Methods, etudes, orchestra studies, etc.

Some Library of Congress subject headings for music for violin

Violin music

Violin and piano music

Suites (Violin)

Concertos (Violin)

Concertos (Violin with string orchestra)

Violin with orchestra

...and there are lots more.  Do a subject search for "violin" and see the 255 different subject headings that begin with "violin."

Library of Congress subject headings about the violin

Violin music--Bibliography

Violin music--Discography

Violin--History

Violinists

   ... and lots more.  Search "violin" in Encore and find more than 300 books, more than 2500 recordings and more than 2200 scores.     

Subject Guide: Music

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