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Oboe Guide

Research and Instruction Librarian

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Cory Laverty

Call Number Ranges for Oboe

Oboe music

Solo oboe
M65 - M69

Oboe and piano
M245 - M247 (including transcriptions)

Oboe duets
M288 - M289

Woodwind quintets (including oboe)

Oboe and orchestra
M1022 - M1023 (full score - piano reduction)

Oboe and string orchestra
M1122 - M1123 (full score - piano reduction)

Bibliography/Repertoire lists
ML128 .O2

ML128.W5 (Wind instruments)

History/construction of the Oboe
ML940 - ML943

Techniques: studies and methods (Oboe family)
MT360 - MT368, MT372 - MT379

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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

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