The Art/Music Library is located on the ground floor of Rush Rhees Library. All scores (M call numbers) and music books (ML and MT call numbers) are located on the open shelves within the Art/Music Library, as are current copies of our music magazines and journals.
CDs are kept in the back and may be requested from the desk. LPs are stored in the Art stacks.
Recordings may be listened to in the Art/Music library or checked out for a limited time period.
Reference books are located in the rear left nook.
Finale and Sibelius music-writing programs are available at two of our work stations. Please ask at the desk.
Presents over 60 years of data about music charts, popular, jazz, and classical styles.
Includes tools to analyze, compare and contrast artists, songs, trends, and statistics.
Broadway by Ken Bloom
Publication Date: 2003-11-11
Acting Through Song by Paul Harvard
Publication Date: 2014-08-05
The Stage Directions Guide to Musical Theater by Stephen Peithman (Editor); Neil Offen (Editor)
Publication Date: 2001-11-28
Staging Musical Theatre by Elaine A. Novak; Deborah Novak
Publication Date: 1996-09-15
Acting in Musical Theatre by Joe Deer; Rocco dal Vera
Publication Date: 2008-03-11
The Oxford Handbook of Sondheim Studies by Robert Gordon (Editor)
Publication Date: 2014-06-02
The Oxford Handbook of Sondheim Studies offers a series of cutting-edge essays on the most important and compelling topics in the growing field of Sondheim Studies. This collection of never-before published essays addresses issues of artistic method and musico-dramaturgical form, while at the same time offering close readings of individual shows from a variety of analytical perspectives.
The World of Musicals by Mark A. Robinson
Publication Date: 2014-01-01
"The World of Musicals: An Encyclopedia of Stage, Screen, and Song" encompasses not only Broadway and film musicals, but also made-for-television musicals, a genre that has been largely ignored. The two volumes cover significant musicals in easily accessible entries that offer both useful information and fun facts. Each entry lists the work's writers, composers, directors, choreographers, and cast, and includes a song list, a synopsis, and descriptions of the original production and important revivals or remakes.
Expands and enhances the global bibliography of writings on music with the addition of a million pages of full-text content from more than 200 key periodicals, many of which are not available anywhere else online.
Developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, Oxford Bibliographies offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. Combining the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia, this cutting-edge resource guides researchers to the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects.
This video streaming database contains 24,192 titles spanning just about every subject area: performing arts, visual arts, social sciences and the “hard” sciences. The Music & Dance category contains 900 films covering a huge variety of music and dance.
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