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Music Research Guide: Oboe

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

Repertoire lists for the oboe


The index of oboe music including the index of baroque trio sonatas / compiled and edited by Wayne Wilkins

Magnolia, Ark. : Music Register, c1976, and supplements to 1978

MUSIC Ref ML128.O2 W5


Music for oboe, oboe d'amore, and English horn : a bibliography of materials at the Library of Congress / compiled by Virginia Snodgrass Gifford

Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1983

MUSIC Ref ML128.O2 G5 1983


Soloistic English horn literature from 1736-1984 / William Wallace McMullen

Stuyvesant, NY : Pendragon Press, c1994

MUSIC Ref ML128.O2 M3 1994


University of Iowa music source book : wind and percussion materials / [faculty members of the University of Iowa School of Music]

[Iowa City] : Paul Anderson, 1986

MUSIC Ref ML128.W5 I48 1986x


Periodicals for the oboe

The Double reed, v. 13 (1990)-   ML929.D69


See also:

NACWPI journal


Woodwind world

Some Library of Congress call numbers for the oboe

M - Scores

M65-69--Solo oboe music

M245-247--Music for oboe and piano

M1022-1023, M1122-1123--Oboe with orchestra and string orchestra (includes full scores and solos with piano arrangements)

ML - Music Literature

ML128.O2--Oboe music: Bibliography

ML940-943--Books about the oboe

MT - Instruction and Study

MT360-379--Methods, etudes, orchestra studies, etc.

Some Library of Congress subject headings for music for oboe

Oboe music

Oboe and piano music

Suites (Oboe)

Concertos (Oboe)

Concertos (Oboe with string orchestra)

Oboe with orchestra

...and there are lots more.  Do a subject search for "oboe" and see the 110 different subject headings that begin with "oboe."

Library of Congress subject headings about the oboe

Oboe music--Bibliography


Oboe players

   ... and lots more.  Search "oboe" in Encore and find about 50 books, more than 700 recordings and more than 1000 scores.     

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