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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 in the Music Building. 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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Balkan Refrain - Dimitrije O. Golemovic
Call Number: ML 3600. G6513 2010
ISBN: 0810867370
Publication Date: 2010-06-01

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Conversations in Jazz - Ralph J. Gleason; Toby Gleason; Ted Gioia
Call Number: ML 394.G54 2016
ISBN: 0300214529
Publication Date: 2016-05-24

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Counterpoint and Partimento - Peter van Tour
Call Number: MT 55.T68 2015
ISBN: 9155491979
Publication Date: 2015-06-11

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Hawaiian Music in Motion - James Revell Carr
Call Number: ML 200.7.H4 C37 2014
ISBN: 025208019X
Publication Date: 2014-11-03

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Heartbeat, Warble, and the Electric Powwow - Craig Harris
Call Number: ML 3557.H38 2016
ISBN: 0806151684
Publication Date: 2016-05-06

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Iannis Xenakis - James Harley; Wyndham Thomas (Series edited by)
Call Number: ML 410.X45 H35 2015
ISBN: 2015000824
Publication Date: 2015-08-28

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Luigi Nono - Carola Nielinger-Vakil
Call Number: ML 410.N667 N54 2015
ISBN: 0521845343
Publication Date: 2016-01-07

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Murray Talks Music - Albert Murray; Paul Devlin (Editor); Gary Giddins (Foreword by); Greg Thomas (Afterword by)
Call Number: ML 3506.M87 2016
ISBN: 0816699550
Publication Date: 2016-05-16

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PJ Harvey and Music Video Performance - Abigail Gardner
Call Number: ML 420.H174 G37 2015
ISBN: 1472424182
Publication Date: 2015-10-16

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Schoenberg's Program Notes and Musical Analyses - J. Daniel Jenkins (Editor)
Call Number: ML 410.S24 S39 2016
ISBN: 0195385578
Publication Date: 2016-04-22

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The Chinese Zheng Zither - Sun Zhuo; Keith Howard (Series edited by)
Call Number: ML 1015.C47 Z48 2015
ISBN: 1472416678
Publication Date: 2015-07-31

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The Process That Is the World - Joe Panzner
Call Number: ML 385.P2393 2015
ISBN: 162892571X
Publication Date: 2015-12-17

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The Sounding Museum: Box of Treasures - Hein Schoer
Call Number: ML 3877.S34 2014
ISBN: 3837628566
Publication Date: 2014-11-18

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Tropical Renditions - Christine Bacareza Balance
Call Number: ML 3560.P4 B353 2016
ISBN: 0822360012
Publication Date: 2016-04-22


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