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Oxford Bibliographies in Music offers exclusive, authoritative research guides that combine the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia.

Oxford Bibliographies in Music

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Editor in Chief: Bruce Gustafson

  • Concise treatment of large topics such as "Mozart" or "Resonance" to quickly get you up to speed on topics outside of your area of expertise
  • A global viewpoint provides access to topics that are often inappropriately segregated as either "West" or the "Rest," blending ethomusicological approaches with those of historical musicology
  • Detailed treatment of Western art music helps students and other researchers through the huge literature about the Western canon of what is still understood to be "great music"
  • Sensitive to the interests of performers helps guide performers who are looking for more information about the music they are studying, including performance practice as related to various repertories
  • Multi-lingual coverage evaluates multi-lingual literature on each topic for the benefit of researchers
  • Expert recommendation on the best works available in Music whether it be a chapter, a book, a journal article, a Website, blog, or data set streamline the research process
  • Interdisciplinary research connects students and researchers in adjacent fields to the most important issues at the intersection with Music

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