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Academic American Encyclopedia. 21 vols. Danbury, Conn.: Grolier, 1991.
[AE5 .A23 1991]

Arnold, Denis, ed. The New Oxford Companion to Music. 2 vols. N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1983.
[ML100 .N5 1983]

Comparative Study Bible. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Zondervan, 1984.
[BS125 .C65]

Diehl, Katharine. Hymns and Tunes: an Index. N.Y.: Scarecrow Press, 1966.
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Encyclopedia Britannica. 24 vols. Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1969.
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Floyd, Samuel, ed. International Dictionary of Black Composers. 2 vols. London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1999.
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Glass, Beaumont. Schubert's Complete Song Texts. 2 vols. Genesco, N.Y.: Leyerle Publications, 1996.
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Julian, John. Dictionary of Hymnology. 2 vols. Grand Rapids: Kregel Publications, 1984.
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Kuhn, Laura, ed. Baker's Dictionary of Opera. N.Y.: Schirmer Books, 2000.
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Latham, Alison, ed. The Oxford Companion to Music. N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002.
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Nettl, Bruno, ed. Garland Encyclopedia of World Music. N.Y.: Garland Pub., 1998-.
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Randel, Don Michael, ed. New Harvard Dictionary of Music. Cambridge: Belknap Press, 1986.
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___________________. Harvard Dictionary of Music. Cambridge: Belknap Press, 2003.
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Ryrie, Charles. The Ryrie Study Bible. Chicago: Moody Press, 1978.
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Sadie, Stanley, ed. John Tyrell, executive ed. New Grove Dictionary of Music Instruments. 3 vols. N.Y.: Macmillan Publishers, 1984.
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_______________. New Grove Dictionary of Opera. 4 vols. N.Y.: Macmillan Publishers, 1992.
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_______________. New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. 29 vols. N.Y.: Macmillan Publishers, 2001.
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Slonimsky, Nicolas, ed. Emeritus and Laura Kuhn, ed. Baker's Dictionary of 20th Century Classical Composers. N.Y.: Schirmer Books, 1997.
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______________________________________________. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. Centennial ed. 6 vols. N.Y.: Schirmer Books, 2001.
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Strong, James. The New Strong's Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible. Nashville: T. Nelson Publishers, 1990.
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Unger, Melvin P. Handbook to Bach's Sacred Cantata Texts: An Interlinear Translation with Reference Guide to Biblical Quotations and Allusion. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1996.
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Webber, Robert, ed. Complete Library of Christian Worship. 7 vols. Nashville: Star Song Pub. Group, 1993-4.
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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Cohen, Aaron I., ed. International Encyclopedia of Women Composers. 2nd ed. 2 vols. N.Y.: Books & Music Inc., 1987.
[ML105.C7 I5 1987]

Finscher, Ludwig, ed. Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart. 21 vols. Kassel: Barenreiter, 1994.
[ML100 .M94 1994]

Larkin, Colin, ed. Guiness Encyclopedia of Popular Music. 2nd ed. 6 vols. Middlesex, England: Guiness Publishing, 1995.
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Damschroder, David, and David Russell Williams. Music Theory from Zarlino to Schenker. Stuyvesant, N.Y.: Pendragon Press, 1990.
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Duckles, Vincent H., and Ida Reed. Music Reference & Research Materials. N.Y.: Schirmer Books, 1997.
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Fling, R. Michael. Musical Memorials for Musicians: A Guide to Selected Compositions. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2001.
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Hill, George R., and Norris L. Stephens. Collected Editions, Historical Series & Sets & Monuments of Music: A Bibliography. Berkeley, Calif.: Fallen Leaf Press, 1997.
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McTyre, Ruthann Boles. Library Resources for Singers, Coaches, and Accompanists: An Annotated Bibliography, 1970-1997. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1998.
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Steinzor, Curt Efram, compiler. American Musicologists, c. 1890-1945: A Bio- Bibliographical Sourcebook to the Formative Period. N.Y.: Greenwood Press, 1989.
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Trice, Pamela Johnson. Choral Arrangements of the African-American Spirituals: Historical Overview and Annotated Listings. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1998.
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Diehl, Katharine Smith. Hymns and Tunes: An Index. N.Y.: Scarecrow Press, 1966. [BV305 .D5 1966]

Ellinwood, Leonard, ed. The Dictionary of American Hymnology: FirstLineIndex. 1 guide, 179 reels. N.Y.: Univeristy Music Editions, 1984.
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Hoon, Jos de, Simeon Bodden, and Peter Becker. Bibliography of Hymns and Gregorian Chant from the Sixteenth Century to 1991. Utrecht: Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht, 1996.
[ML128.H8 H63 1996]

Laster, James H. Catalogue of Choral Music Arranged in Biblical Order. 2nd ed. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1996.
[ML128.C54 L4 1996]

Music, David W. Christian Hymnody in Twentieth-Century Britain and America: An Annotated Bibliography. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2001.
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Temperley, Nicholas. The Hymn Tune Index: A Census of English-Language Hymn Tunes in Printed Sources from 1535-1820. 4 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998.
[ML128.H8 T46 1998]

Wasson, D. DeWitt, compiler. Hymntune Index and Related Hymn Materials. 3 vols. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1998.
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Vocal Music

Abromeit, Kathleen A., compiler. An Index to African-American Sprituals for the Solo Voices. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1999.
[ML128.S4 A27 1999]

Bausano, William, compiler. Sacred Latin Texts and English Translations for the Choral Conductor and Church Musician. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1998.
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Miller, Philip L. Ring of Words. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Co. Inc., 1963. [ML48.M54 R5]

Philips, Lois. Lieder: Line by Line and Word by Word. Rev. ed. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996.
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Seaton, Douglass. The Art Song: A Research and Information Guide. N.Y.: Garland Publishing, 1987.
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Stokes, Richard. The Complete Church and Secular Cantatas. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2000.
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Choral Music / Conducting

Green, Jonathan D. A Conductor’s Guide to Choral-Orchestral Works. 2 vols. Metuchen, N.J.: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1994.
[ML128.C48 G7]

McLean, Terri Bocklund and Rob Glover. Choosing Contemporary Music: Seasonsal, Topical, Lectionary Indexes. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2000.
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Orr, N. Lee and W. Dan Hardin. Choral Music in Nineteenth-Century America: A Guide to Sources. Lanham, Maryland: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1999.
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Organ / Piano

Brookes, Virginia. British Keyboard Music to c.1600: Sources and Thematic Index. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996.
[ML128.K5 B76 1996]

Directory of Music Faculties in Colleges and Universities, U. S. and Canada. Missoula, Montana: The College Music Society, (annual).
[ML13 .D57 2001-2002]

Gillespie, John, and Anna Gillespie. Notable Twentieth-Century Pianists: A Bio-Critical Sourcebook. 2 vols. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1995.
[ML397 .G45 1995]

Henderson, John. A Directory of Composers for Organ. 2nd & enlarged ed. Wiltshire, England: John Henderson Ltd., 1999.
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Hinson, Maurice. Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire. 3rd ed. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000.
[ML128.P3 H5 2000]

Kratzenstein, Marilou. Survey of Organ Literature and Editions. Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1980.
[ML600 .K73]


Cohn, Arthur. The Literature of Chamber Music. 4 vols. Chapel Hill: Hinshaw Music, Inc., 1997.
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Daniels, David. Orchestral Music: A Handbook. 3rd ed. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1996.
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Fling, R. Michael. Musical Memoirs for Musicians: A Guide to Selected Compositions. Lanham, Maryland: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2001.
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Hall, Charles J. A Chronicle of American Music 1700-1995. N.Y.: Schirmer Books, 1996.
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