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Bassoon Guide

Instrument guide

Research and Instruction Librarian

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Cory Laverty

Call Number Ranges for Bassoon

Bassoon music

Solo bassoon
M75 - M79

Bassoon and piano
M253 - M254 (including transcriptions)

Bassoon duets
M288 - M289

Bassoon and orchestra
M1026 - M1027 (full score - piano reduction)

Bibliography/Repertoire lists
ML128 .B26

History/construction of the Bassoon
ML950 - ML953

Techniques: studies and methods (Bassoon family)
MT400 - MT408

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Floorplan: Stauffer 2nd floor

Items are arranged according to the LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CLASSIFICATION scheme: Class M for Music and Books on music.

Generally, items are shelved alphabetically in author order within each subject class number. Class M (MUSIC) consists of 3 main sections:

  • M - Scores. Scores are shelved in 3 sections, by size: miniature (study scores), regular stacks and oversize.
  • ML - Books on music literature, history and criticism. The BIOGRAPHY/CRITICISM number for composers is ML410. Books are grouped in alphabetical order by the biographee/subject. e.g Bruckner ML410 .B88
  • MT - Books on Music Theory, Teaching/pedagogy or Technique for instrumental/vocal study

Bassoon Resources