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Guide to Score Collection by Medium and Genre

A guide to the Music Collection by medium and genre.

Anthologies, historical
M 015

Avant Garde
M 48 and M 49

Ballets (Full Scores)
M 95

Ballets (Piano Scores)
M 95=01

Band Music
M 63

Bassoon Music
M 34 and M 6634

Cantatas, Sacred
M 85

Cantatas, Secular
M 725 and M 81 

Carols
M 882

Catches
M 04 and M 8

Chamber Music
M 5

Chamber Orchestra Music
M 65

Chant (Subdivided by Denomination)
M 89

Chanteys
M 74 Z6

Children’s Instruments
M 67

Choral Music, Sacred
M 85, M 86, and M 87

Choral Music, Secular
M 81 and M 82

Choral technics
M 827

Chorales
M 85

Clarinet Methods
M 0733

Clarinet Music
M33 and M 6633

Clarinet Technics
M 337

Clavichord Music
M 11

Collected Works
M 05 and M 06

College Songs
M 73

Concertantes
M 665

Concerti, Bassoon
M 6634

Concerti, Clarinet
M 6633

Concerti, English Horn
M 6632

Concerti, Flute
M 6631

Concerti, Guitar
M 6643

Concerti, Harp
M 664

Concerti, Harpsichord
M 661

Concerti, Horn
M 6635

Concerti, Oboe
M 6632

Concerti, Organ
M 6615

Concerti, Percussion Ensembles
M 6646

Concerti, Pianoforte
M 661

Concerti, Recorder
M 6631

Concerti, Saxophone
M 6638

Concerti, Trumpet
M 6636

Concerti, Viola
M 6622

Concerti, Violin
M 662

Concerti, Violoncello
M 6623

Concerti Grossi
M 665

Double Bass Music
M 24

Denkmäler
M 01

Double Concerti
M 666

Duos, String
M 52

Duos, Wind
M 53

Electronic Music
M 49

English Horn Music
M 82 and M 6632

English Horn Technics
M 327

Facsimiles
M 04

Flute Methods
M 0731

Flute Music
M 31 and M 6631

Folk Music (Subdivided Geograph.)
M 74

Gamelan Music
M 655

Guitar Methods
M 0743

Guitar Music
M 11=43, M 43, and M 6643

Harp Methods
M 0741

Harp Music
M 41 and M 664

Harpsichord Music
M 11 

Horn Music
M 35 and M 6635

Hurdy-Gurdy Music
M 29

Hymns (Subdivived by denomination)
M 88

Incidental music
M 97 

Indeterminate Instrumentation
M 48, M 49

Jazz
M 00 J3, M 001 A9,
M 007, M 08, M7
 
Lira Organizzata
M29

Liturgical Choral Music
M 87 & denominational subdivisions

Lute Methods
M 0745

Lute Music
M 45

Lyra Organizattata
M 29

Madrigal Operas
M 996

Madrigals
M 820

Magnificats
M 85

Manuscripts
M 02

Masses
M 87

Mechanical Instruments
M 47

Minstrelry, Songs of
M 79

Monodic Song
M 79

Motets
M 860

Moving Picture Music
M 935

Musical Instruments (Mechanical)
M 47

Musical Shows
M 933

Musique Concrète
M 49

Oboe Music
M 32, M 6632

Oboe Technics
M 327

Octets, String
M 52

Octets, Wind
M 53

Operas (Full Scores)
M 91

Operas (Piano Vocal Scores)
M 91=01

Oratorios
M 85

Orchestra Studies – Classified by
Instrument, e.g. Violin studies are
Classified in

217 Violin Technics
  217 Violin
227 Viola
237 Violoncello
etc.

Orchestral Music
M 61

Organ Music
M 15

Overtures, Ballet
M 95

Overtures, Concert
M 61

Overtures, Incidental Music
M 97

Overtures, Operatic
M 91

Pasticcios
M 978

Percussion Ensembles
M 546

Percussion Music
M 46, M 6646

Percussion Technics
M 0746

Piano Duos, Trios, Etc.
M 12

Piano Methods
M 0711

Piano Music
M 11

Piano Technics
M 117

Piano String Ensembles
M 521

Piano String-Wind Ensembles
M 551

Piano Wind Ensembles
M 531

Popular Music
M 00 J3, M 001 A9, M 007 A9, M 7

Quartets, String
M 52

Quartets, Wind
M 53

Quintets, String
M 52

Quintets, Wind
M 53

Recorder Methods
M 0731

Recorder Music
M 31

Requiems
M 87

Saxophone Music
M 384, M 6638

Score-Reading Methods
M 0707

Septets, String
M 52

Septets, Wind
M 53

Sextets, String
M 52

Sextets, Wind
M 53

Shanties
M 74 Z6

Sitar Music
M 455

Sonatas, Bassoon & Piano
M 34

Sonatas, Clarinet & Piano
M 33

Sonatas, English Horn and Piano
M 32

Sonatas, Flute and Piano
M 31

Sonatas, Harpsichord (Harpsichord Music)
M 11

Sonatas, Horn and Piano
M 35

Sonatas, Oboe and Piano
M 32

Sonatas, Organ
(Organ Music) M 15

Sonatas, Piano
(Piano Music) M 11

Sonatas, recorder and piano
M 31

Sonatas, Saxophone and Piano
M 384

Sonatas, Trombone and Piano
M 37

Sonatas, Trumpet and Piano
M 36

Sonatas, Viola and Piano
M 22

Sonatas, Violin and Piano
M 21

Sonatas, Violoncello and Piano
M 23

Songs
M 71

Stabat Maters
M 85

String Ensembles
M 52

String Orchestra Music
M 62

String-Wind Ensembles
M 55

Symphonies
M 61

Te Deums
M 85

Trios, Piano String
M 521

Trios, Piano String-Wind
M 551

Trios, String
M 52

Trios, Wind
M 53

Trombone Music
M 37

Trombone Technics
M 377

Trumpet Methods
M 0736

Trumpet Music
M 36, M 6636

Tuba Music
M 382

Tuba Technics
M 3827

Viola da Gamba Music
(Viola Music) M 22

Viola d’Amore
(Viola Music) M 22

Viola Music
M 22, M 6622

Viola Technics
M 227

Violin Methods
M 0721

Violin Music
M 21, M 662

Violin Technics
M 217

Violoncello Methods
M 0723

Violoncello Music
M 23, M6623

Violoncello technics
M 237

Virginal Music
M 11

War Songs
M 74 Z5

Wind Ensembles
M 53

Zither Methods
M 0745

Zither Music
M 45