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Music History I--Mr. Turner: Subject Terms

Resources--in library and online--for Mr. Turner's Music History I course

Book Tips

  • Off campus? Want a book? Request it via the catalog!
  • Can't find exactly what you want? Try Interlibrary Loan!


Subject Searching Tips

  • Use these terms to search both the online catalog and the databases!
  • You can also search with composers' names, musical styles, etc.

Subject Terms for Music History

  • Use these to search for books in the Online Catalog and in the Databases!
    • Music--History and criticism
    • Music--History and criticism--Sources
    • Music--History and criticism--500-1400
    • Music--History and criticism--15th century (16th century, etc.)
    • Music--Baroque influences
    • Music--15th century (16th century, etc.)
    • Musical analysis--Music collections
    • Renaissance music
    • Music--Europe, Western--15th century--History and criticism (substitute 16th century, etc.)
    • Romantic music
    • Music--Social aspects
    • Music--Philosophy and aesthetics
    • Music--History and criticism--18th century--France (example of using a country)
    • Music--Theory--18th century (17th century, etc.)
    • Motets
    • Motet--15th century (16th century, etc.)
    • Madrigals
    • Part-songs
    • Polyphonic chansons
    • Polyphonic lieder
    • Hildegard--Saint--1098-1179
    • Guillaume--de Machaut--ca. 1300-1377
    • Guillaume de Machaut
    • Guillaume Du Fay
    • Josquin des Prez
    • Byrd, William, 1542 or 3-1623
    • William Byrd
    • Thomas Weelkes
    • Giovanni Gabrieli
    • Monteverdi, Claudio--1567-1643
    • Claudio Monteverdi
    • Barbara Strozzi