Music Pathfinder--

a place to begin the research process, not a complete list...

Cambridge Campus Library of ARCC
300 Spirit River Dr. S
Cambridge, MN 55008

MnPALS Library Catalog for specific titles or
Browse CCLibrary shelves for books at:

ML82 Women rock musicians
ML102 American musical theatre
ML200 American music: Black / Cuban
ML410 Individual musicians such as:
  ML410.B Beethoven
  ML410.G978 Woody Guthrie
  ML410.J  Elton John
  ML410.M JellyRoll Morton
  ML410.M9 Mozart
  ML410.S3 Schubert
  ML410.V4 Verdi
ML418.M45 Charles Mingus
ML457 Music performance
ML1200 Orchestral
ML1700 Opera / Broadway musicals
ML2800 Soul / Spirituals
ML3187 Black gospel musicians
ML3477.7 Cajun & Creole
ML3476  Popular music/ Lyrics
ML3487 Brazilian/ Samba
ML3502.9 African
ML3506  Beebop/ Jazz /Swing
ML3521 Blues
ML3524 Country music
ML3531 Rap/ lyrics
ML3534  Rock / Punk rock
ML3532 Reggae
ML3551 Folk music
ML3556 Black music
ML3560 Cajun music & dance
ML3561 Rock 'n Roll
ML3795 Music business
ML3830  Music and the brain
ML3920 Music therapy
PE2808.8 Music lyrics

Recommended Websources:

A-Z Lyrics Universe Ads/ varying quality/ watch copyright!
All About Jazz
Michael Ricci
All Music Guide (AMG)
American Choral Music 1870-1923
Lib of Congress
Blue Flame Cafe Black Am Blues Singers (limited citations)
Ctr for Popular Mus
Classical net commercial & non-commercial sites
Classical Music Pages
quick overview/ Matthew Boynick
British Library Digitized Manuscripts
Encyclopedia of Music in Canada
Ethnomusicology, Folk, World music UW Mus Lib, J Gibbs
Folk Music Index J Keefere UNC, Chapel Hill iBIblio
Free Music Archive WFMU dir.
HearHere UK Royal Philharmonic Society/ ClassicFM
Hector Berlioz Website
HipHop Archive  Marcyliena Morgan Stanford U
I Hear America Singing Lib of Congress
Met History
some of the greatest voices of Metropolitan Opera
UMI Cultural Heritage Init. >> Music Theater Culture
Music Manuscripts Online Morgan Lib & Museum
National Jukebox  Historical recording /Lib of Cong1901-25
New Music USA
Night at the Opera LC German Opera, Italian Opera & Beyond
"Now What a Time" Blues, Gospel, FtValley Mus Fest, 1938-1943
NY Philharmonic Digital Archives Interntl Era 1943-70 docs
NPR Music
One More Once
Centennial Celebration/Count Basie
Operabase Magellan Mthly data/ 400 internat opera houses
OperaGlass Stanford Univ.
Operissimo Concertissimo
Red Hot Jazz Archive Early jazz examples
Rock Source Archive Chronological: No search across dbs
RoJaRo-Index  Kjetil Maria Aase Rock, Jazz & Roots rock
Smithsonian Folkways  folk music resource
Teoria Jose Rodriguez Alvira  Music theory & ear training web -- fixed-do solfege
Virtual Instrument Museum Wesleyan U World Mus Collect



Music Magazine and Journal articles

JSTOR* Acad journals in Music, Humanities & Soc Sci
>>Advanced Srch  >>Articles  >>Only content..accessed directly (FT)  
Limiters:  * (wild card):  Rap* = Rap/Rapper/Rappers
   " --" (searches common phrase): "sixties rock"   Adding ~25 searches phrase divided by up to 25 words:
 "sixties rock roll influence*"~25
 (sixties era Rock 'n Roll band's influences)  Not much? Try:
(sixties rock AND influence*) Searches separate terms but all must appear in article
   >>Music (journal list) for music only topics
No results?  Back out of last limiters first before changing search terms

JURN Index to Free Journals in Arts & Humanities (search words together with " ") Quality ranges widely- use JSTOR first!

Academic Search Premier Periodicals Index*

* Home access to DBs: login= barcode (back of Lib/ID card) & pw (your last name). 

Films on Demand* streaming videos:  Select Advanced Search:  Enter your topic in Keyword  (on the top line) and  Search by >>Titles (at the bottom) to find full-length films on topics like Hip Hop.  

Programs & events in the Twin Cities area:  >> Star Tribune or Pioneer Press in print or online

Need help citing your sources?

Citing Sources Purdue Univ. Library  APA style

Writer's Reference by Diane Hacker   Reference PE1408.H2778
Print in CCLibrary

Browse the CD collection for:
M7-M27 Bach
M125-217  Strings
M956 Mozart
M1000 Symphony
M1042 Beethoven
M1010-1129 Piano concertos
M1016 Baroque
M1200 Orchestral/ Band
M1356-1366   Jazz
M1450 Global dance
M1505  Opera
M1630.18 Rock / Soul / Pop /Country
  M1630.18.D9 Bob Dylan
  M1630.18.H6 Buddy Holly
  M1630.18.H69 Howlin' Wolf
  M1630.18.S5 Paul Simon
M1611.T25 Opera--Kiri Te Kinawa
M1629.7 Louisiana music
M1670 Blues
M1680.18 Blue grass
M1681 Jamaican / Cuban / Calypso
M1684   Central Amer music
M1698 Gypsy
M1714 Greek music
M1739.18 Beatles
M1740 Irish / Scottish
M1768 Scandinavian
M1824 Indonesian
M1830 African music
M1850 Klezmer
M2112 Early Christian
M3481  Mexican /Chicano in MN
MT358  Native American
CCLibrary Reference Sources

-Ref HQ784.M3 E54 Encyclopedia of children, adolescents, and the media
-Ref ML100.B38 Billboard Encyclopedia of Music
-Ref ML100.H897 Harvard concise dictionary of music
-Ref ML100.N48 New Grove Dictionary of music & musicians,20 v. Classical
-Ref ML105.M883 Musicians & Composers (or >> Salem History)
-Ref ML102.P66 Penguin Ency of Popular Music
-Ref ML102.R27 B96
Encyclopedia of rap and hip-hop culture
-Ref ML102.W67 World Music--Rough guide of international music-
-Ref ML105.H38 Harvard Biographical Dictionary of Music & Musicians--Classical - Jazz
-Ref ML109.F73 Well-tempered announcer (pronouncing classical names & works)
-Ref ML385.C615 Contemporary musicians-- Index: last vol. Rock, soul, country, jazz
-Ref ML3534.G754 Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center*



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