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OUP - E-books Grove Music Online

Publisher: Oxford University Press E-Books

Joined: 2006

Type: Online reference collection

Content Overview

Grove Music Online is the leading resource for music research, a comprehensive compendium of scholarship drawing from the full texts of The new Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (2 ed.), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (2 ed.), and also includes new and updated articles and bibliographies exclusively available online.  Featuring over 50,000 articles from Bach to Beyonce, Grove Music Online is the go-to resource for students and scholars alike.

Subject Strengths

  • Explore over 30,000 biographies from Mozart to Yo-Yo Ma, Diaghilev to P.T. Barnum, Fats Waller to Thin Man
  • Discover world cultures through articles on Africa, Asia, South America, Jewish music, and much more
  • Learn about styles and movements from classical to hip-hop and from baroque to blues
  • Scholarship written by over 6,000 international contributors

Service Strengths

  • Over 500 Sibelius-enabled audio musical examples
  • Includes The Dictionary of Music, plus The Oxford Companion to Western Music and The Oxford Dictionary of Music at no extra charge
  • Direct links to other related web sites
  • A wide range of search and browse options to explore the full text, bibliographies, works lists, biographies, and contributors
  • Study the development and construction of instruments
  • Search Grove's acclaimed works lists to find little-known or favourite compositions

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