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MUSC 229: Thinking about Music (HC)

Music 229: Thinking about Music: Ideas, History, and Musicology (Freedman) Fall 2020

Catalog

Databases

Physical Scores

Use Tripod View from Bryn Mawr  This link opens in a new windowView from Haverford  This link opens in a new windowView from Swarthmore  This link opens in a new windowto find scores held by the Tri-Colleges, and limit the "Resource Type" to scores.

Online Scores

IMSLP (International Music Score Library Project): Petrucci Music Library

“IMSLP, also known as the International Music Score Library Project or Petrucci Music Library, was started in 2006. The logo on the main page is a capital letter A. It was taken from the beginning of the very first printed book of music, the Harmonice Musices Odhecaton. It was published in Venice in 1501 by Ottaviano Petrucci, the library's namesake”. – (From “About” in home page). 

“The site is governed by Canadian copyright law; not all available scores are in the public domain in the United States”. (From home page).

** Be careful about copyright and quality of the scores. Check the source, especially for older uploaded scores.

Internet Archive: Advanced Search

“Internet Archive is a non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more” –(from Home page). 

- To look for scores do a combined subject/topic search and use “scores” as a description.  

Musical Scores (Eastman School of Music)

Sound recordings and videos

Sound Recordings

 ​Naxos Music Library: World ​​View from Bryn Mawr  This link opens in a new windowView from Haverford  This link opens in a new windowView from Swarthmore  This link opens in a new window 

Provides online audio recordings of world music, including the catalogue of Smithsonian Folkways and many other labels.

Video 

Urtext

Urtext Scores definitions

Baerenreiter

Henle