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The collections of the UCSB Music Library include over 27,000 LPs.  You can listen to them, or any of the library's 15,000 CDs, over stereo speakers in our individual listening rooms.  For online listening to thousands more albums, see the Quick Links listening databases below.


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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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The Andalusian Music of Morocco: al-ala: History, Society and Text - Carl Davila
Call Number: ML355 .M8 D38 2013
ISBN: 389500913X
Publication Date: 2013-08-12

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Bach: Music in the Castle of Heaven - John Eliot Gardiner
Call Number: ML410 .B3 G36 2013
ISBN: 0375415297
Publication Date: 2013-10-29

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Beyond the Score: Music as Performance - Nicholas Cook
Call Number: ML457 .C75 2013
ISBN: 0199357404
Publication Date: 2014-01-28

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Exploring Bach's B-Minor Mass - Yo Tomita (Editor); Robin A. Leaver (Editor); Jan Smaczny (Editor)
Call Number: ML410 .B3 E97 2013
ISBN: 1107007909
Publication Date: 2013-10-17

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A History of Twentieth-Century Music in a Theoretic-Analytical Context - Elliott Antokoletz
Call Number: ML197 .A627 2014
ISBN: 0415881870
Publication Date: 2013-09-11

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Invisible Art of Film Music: A Comprehensive History - Laurence Macdonald
Call Number: ML2075 .M19 2013
ISBN: 081088397X
Publication Date: 2013-05-09

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Music in the Balkans - Jim Samson
Call Number: ML3600 .S26 2013
ISBN: 9004250379
Publication Date: 2013-05-23

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Music in the Baroque: Western Music in Context - Wendy Heller
Call Number: ML193 .H45 2014
ISBN: 0393929175
Publication Date: 2013-07-31

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Music in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries: Western Music in Context - Joseph Auner
Call Number: ML197 .A87 2013
ISBN: 0393929205
Publication Date: 2013-05-07

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Resonances: Noise and Contemporary Music - Michael Goddard (Editor); Benjamin Halligan (Editor); Nicola Spelman (Editor)
Call Number: ML3534 .R387 2013
ISBN: 1441159371
Publication Date: 2013-07-18

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Sounding Authentic: The Rural Miniature and Musical Modernism - Joshua S. Walden
Call Number: ML197 .W38 2014
ISBN: 0199334668
Publication Date: 2014-01-06

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Sounds of Resistance: The Role of Music in Multicultural Activism - Eunice Rojas (Editor); Lindsay Michie (Editor)
Call Number: ML3916 .S69 2013 (2 vols.)
ISBN: 0313398054
Publication Date: 2013-10-08

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Word, Image, and Song: Essays on Early Modern Italy - Rebecca Cypess (Editor); Beth L. Glixon (Editor); Nathan Link (Editor)
Call Number: ML160 .W94 2013 v.1
ISBN: 1580464297
Publication Date: 2013-11-01

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Word, Image, and Song: Essays on Musical Voices - Rebecca Cypess (Editor); Beth L. Glixon (Editor); Nathan Link (Editor)
Call Number: ML160 .S94 2013 v.2
ISBN: 1580464300
Publication Date: 2013-11-01

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World Flutelore: Folktales, Myths, and Other Stories of Magical Flute Power - Dale A. Olsen
Call Number: ML935 .O47 2013
ISBN: 0252079418
Publication Date: 2013-12-06


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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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