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The Chicago Manual of Style Online - University of Chicago Staff (Editor)
ISBN: 0226104206
Publication Date: 2010-08-01
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The Library Guide for Music

Welcome to the UCSB Music Library, located on the second floor of the Arts Library.  This guide is intended to help you find materials for the study of music and provide information about the library. To get started, try the Quick Links on the lower left or click on the tabs above. If you are off campus, don't forget to log in to use items available to UCSB faculty and students only. For interdisciplinary approaches to the study of music, you may find it helpful to check other UCSB library guides for materials relevant to your research. 


New Books in the UCSB Music Library

Check the New Book Shelf in the music library to see these and other recently added titles.  You may check out books and scores from the New Book Shelf.

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A Feminist Perspective on Opera Interpretation: Courtney W. Howland - Courtney W. Howland
Call Number: ML 410.W132 H69 2014
ISBN: 3643905378
Publication Date: 2014-07-28

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Tactus, Mensuration and Rhythm in Renaissance Music - Ruth I. DeFord
Call Number: ML 174.D37 2015
ISBN: 1107064724
Publication Date: 2015-04-30

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Lion Songs: Thomas Mapfumo and the Music That Made Zimbabwe - Banning Eyre
Call Number: ML 3503.Z55 E97 2015
ISBN: 0822359081
Publication Date: 2015-05-22

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A Vision of Voices: John Crosby and the Santa Fe Opera - Craig A. Smith
Call Number: ML 410.C67 S54 2015
ISBN: 0826355757
Publication Date: 2015-05-01

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Evaluation and Credentialing in Digital Music Communities: Benefits and Challenges for Learning and Assessment - H. Cecilia Suhr
Call Number: ML 74.7.S84 2014
ISBN: 0262527146
Publication Date: 2014-11-07

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Spirits Rejoice!: Jazz and American Religion - Jason C Bivins
Call Number: ML 3912.8.J39 B58 2015
ISBN: 0190230916
Publication Date: 2015-05-01

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Words Without Music: A Memoir - Philip Glass
Call Number: ML 410.G42 W67 2015
ISBN: 0871404389
Publication Date: 2015-04-06

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Nicolas Nabokov: A Life in Freedom and Music - Vincent Giroud
Call Number: ML 410.N3 G47 2015
ISBN: 0199399891
Publication Date: 2015-03-03

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Chilean New Song: The Political Power of Music, 1960s - 1973 - J. Patrice McSherry
Call Number: ML 3487.C55 S54 2015
ISBN: 1439911525
Publication Date: 2015-05-01

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The Metamorphosis of Tianxian Pei: Local Opera Under the Revolution (1949-1956) - Wilt Idema
Call Number: ML 1751.C57 A545 2015
ISBN: 9629965933
Publication Date: 2014-06-15

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The Mormon Tabernacle Choir: A Biography - Michael Hicks
Call Number: ML 28.S27 M674 2015
ISBN: 0252039084
Publication Date: 2015-03-11

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The Partnership - Pamela Katz
Call Number: ML 410.W4345 K38 2015
ISBN: 0385534914
Publication Date: 2015-01-06


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