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Music Research Guide

Use this guide to find UNO library resources and other helpful research tools in Music.

Finding Music Analyses

To do a thorough music analysis, look in many places:

  • Search the library catalog for a book on your piece
    • Composer biographies
    • Books about the composer's works
  • Use a bibliography of musical analyses
  • Look at a Norton Critical Score
  • Search Music Index for articles about your piece
    • Look through the index for terms to search
  • Check the University of Tennessee Analysis Index
    • Search the library catalog to see if we have the book(s) you find
  • Search Naxos Music Library for your piece or related pieces
    • Booklets that accompany some recordings sometimes have an analysis
    • Some analyses are available under the 'Resources' tab
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses has graduate analyses on many works

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Norton Critical Scores