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Amati Biographical Dictionary of String Instrument and Bow Makers

Encyclopedic Discography of Victor Recordings

Index to master recordings (matrixes) and published discs made by the Victor Talking Machine Company beginning in 1900.

Index to Printed Music

Find musical works in scholarly anthologies including Denkmäler, Monuments, and composer's collected works.  The electronic successor to the Heyer/Hill & Stevens Historical Sets, Collected Editions and Monuments of Music.

IPA Source

IPA Source was developed to benefit singers, teachers, and all those interested in the correct and knowledgeable performance of vocal literature. It offers texts to works for the solo voice in Latin, Italian, German, French, Spanish, and English.

Music-In-Print Series Online

Search the online versions of this standard music series on Sacred Choral, Classical Vocal, Orchestral, String, Classical Guitar, Woodwind, Piano Music, and Miscellaneous music in print.  Contains citations only, not music. More information about Music-In-Print Series Online

Musical Theater Songs draws from 150 years of musical theater repertoire, ranging from well-known standards to rare pieces. The interface allows up to 20-plus parameters (voice type, character age, range, ease for accompanist, descriptive characteristics, etc.) to generate a tailored list of songs from the database. It also provides links to various sites to make it simple to buy, rent, trade or download sheet music and recordings.

RISM Series A/II: Music Manuscripts After 1600

Annotated index and guide to more then 620,000 music manuscripts by over 22,500 composers in over 800 libraries and archives in 32 countries.  Most of RISM is found in print in the reference section at MusicLib Ref ML113.I6, but A/II is only available online. More information about RISM Series A/II: Music Manuscripts After 1600

Thematic Locator for the Works of Jean-Baptiste Lully

A facsimile edition of a book originally published by Performers' Editions in 1989 and now out of print. This thematic index has long been useful to musicians, dancers, and scholars who deal with the enormous repertory of detached airs and dances by Lully that circulated throughout Europe in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. An advantage to the facsimile's pdf format is the possibility of using electronic searches to locate themes.