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Music History: Music History

This guide provides resources for music history.


This LibGuide will provide you with all the resources regarding Music History.

Databases on Music History

Gale: Fine Arts and Music Collection - a great resource for music history. 

The Opera Database - you can search for any information you need on any composer from any country in the world. 


Academic Search Premier - This is a general resource but provides some music history research. 

JSTOR - A good general resource that has a large number of journals dealing with music history and music theory. 

ARTSTOR - A good resource on all the arts, including music. This may not have specific music history resources, but it would have manuscripts and scores. 

Billboard Magazine - full, searchable access to Billboard magazine's collection from 1894 until the end of 2019. 


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