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Saxophone Guide

Research and Instruction Librarian

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Cory Laverty

Call Number Ranges for Saxophone

Saxophone music

Solo saxophone
M105 - M107
M108 - M109 (transcriptions)

Saxophone and piano
M268 - M269 

Saxophone duets
M288 - M289

Saxophone with orchestra
M1034.S4 (full score)

Saxophone with orchestra
M1035.S4 (piano reduction)

Saxophone with string orchestra
M1134.S4 (full score and piano reduction)

Solo instrument (saxophone) with band
M1205 - M1206

Bibliography/Repertoire lists
ML128 .S247 (Saxophone)
ML128. B73 (Brass instruments) 

History/construction of the Saxophone
ML975 - ML978

Techniques: studies and methods
MT500 - MT508

Navigate the Music Collection

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

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