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Music - Subject Guides: National/Topical Resources

An archive of past music subject guides found on the Music Library website.
Subjects: Music

National/Topical

Borroff, Edith. American operas: a checklist. Warren, MI: Harmonie Park Press, 1992.

ML128 .O4 B58 1992 MUSIC REFERENCE


A bibliography of operas by composers of the United States, containing over 4000 titles by over 2000 composers.

Griffel, Margaret Ross. Operas in German: a dictionary. New York: Greenwood Press, 1990.

ML102 .O6 G75 1990 MUSIC REFERENCE


Martin, George Whitney. Twentieth century opera: a guide. New York: Limelight Editions, 1999.

MT95 .M253 1999 MUSIC REFERENCE


Contains several introductory essays and plot synopses of ca. 90 operas.

Northhouse, Cameron. Twentieth century opera in England and the United States. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1976.

ML128 .O4 N7 MUSIC REFERENCE


A chronological listing of performances of 20th century operas, giving composer, librettist, date and place. An appendix lists operas based on literary works and published operas.

Peterson, Bernard L. A century of musicals in black and white: an encyclopedia of musical stage works by, about, or involving African Americans. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1993.

ML102 .O6 S6 1995 MUSIC REFERENCE


Smith, Eric Ledell. Blacks in opera: an encyclopedia of people and companies, 1873-1993. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 1995.

ML102 .O6 S6 1995 MUSIC REFERENCE


Entries include dates and place of birth, education, repertoire, awards, and other career information.

Who's who in British opera. Brookfield, VT: Ashgate, 1993.

ML102 .O6 A3 1993 MUSIC REFERENCE

 
A dictionary of individuals, both British and non-British, currently active in all aspects of opera performance or production. Based on questionnaires.

 

 

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