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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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Bamako Sounds: The Afropolitan Ethics of Malian Music - Ryan Thomas Skinner
Call Number: ML 3917.M35 S55 2015
ISBN: 0816693501
Publication Date: 2015-05-18

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Four Last Songs: Aging and Creativity in Verdi, Strauss, Messiaen, and Britten - Linda Hutcheon; Michael Hutcheon
Call Number: ML 390.H877 2015
ISBN: 022625559X
Publication Date: 2015-05-22

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Iranian Classical Music: The Discourses and Practice of Creativity - Laudan Nooshin
Call Number: ML 344.N66 2015
ISBN: 0754607038
Publication Date: 2015-02-11

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Music and Riddle Culture in the Renaissance - Katelijne Schiltz; Bonnie J. Blackburn
Call Number: ML 172.S245 2015
ISBN: 1107082293
Publication Date: 2015-04-30

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Music in America's Cold War Diplomacy - Danielle Fosler-Lussier
Call Number: ML 3917.U6 F67 2015
ISBN: 0520284135
Publication Date: 2015-05-01

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Musical Life in Guyana: History and Politics of Controlling Creativity - Vibert C. Cambridge
Call Number: ML 3917.G93 C36 2015
ISBN: 1628460113
Publication Date: 2015-05-21

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Shostakovich's Music for Piano Solo: Interpretation and Performance - Sofia Moshevich
Call Number: ML 410.S45 M68 2015
ISBN: 0253014220
Publication Date: 2015-05-28

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The Monstrous New Art: Divided Forms in the Late Medieval Motet - Anna Zayaruznaya
Call Number: ML 1427.2 .Z39 2015
ISBN: 1107039665
Publication Date: 2015-04-30

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The Rise of Cantonese Opera - Wing Chung Ng
Call Number: ML 1751.C5 N45 2015
ISBN: 0252039114
Publication Date: 2015-05-14

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The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-Three Discussions - Bruno Nettl
Call Number: ML 3798.N47 2015
ISBN: 0252080823
Publication Date: 2015-05-06

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Wagner, Schumann, and the Lessons of Beethoven's Ninth - Christopher Alan Reynolds
Call Number: ML 410.B4 R48 2015
ISBN: 0520285565
Publication Date: 2015-04-24

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Waves and Forms: Electronic Music Devices and Computer Encodings in China (Inside Technology) - Basile Zimmermann
Call Number: ML 3917.C6 Z45 2015
ISBN: 0262029057
Publication Date: 2015-05-01


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