Find Repertoire for Euphonium

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Check the Helpful Hints on our main Finding Repertoire page or download the Euphonium Handout PDF.

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Most, but not all, euphonium music can be found in the following areas:
Call Numbers Description
M 110 euphonium solos
M 270 - 271 euphonium with piano or continuo
M 1034.B37 euphonium with full orchestra, concertos, etc.
M 1035.B37 euphonium with piano reduction of full score, concertos, etc.
M 1134.B37 euphonium with string orchestra, concertos, etc.
M 1135.B37 euphonium with piano reduction of string orchestra score

Additional information regarding call numbers can be found at Music Cataloguing at Yale: Call Numbers from Yale University.

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WARNING: If, for example, you use the Subject "Euphonium Music" you will find miscellaneous solo works only!

It is better to use specific Subject Headings:

Most music will be found under the Subject Heading for a specific genre.

Words or terms from Subject Headings may be used in KEYWORD searching.

Ensembles Using the Euphonium

For information on this topic, please consult the information on Brass Ensembles.

Solo Music Reference Collection

While there is no actual listing for Euphonium music in this collection, both Tuba and Trombone music may prove useful. Much unusual and twentieth-century music for the tuba and trombone may be found in the Solo Music Reference Collection housed in the Choral/Band/Orchestral Music Library. The general classification number for tuba music in the SMRC is MUS 4095 and Trombone MUS 4090.

Suggested Sources for Repertoire Lists

Periodicals for Euphonium Players

Click on the Subject Headings listed below to see which euphonium-related journal subscriptions are held at Western's Music Library:

History of the Euphonium and Euphonium Music

New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians [Ref ML 100.G8 2001]
Located on the Music Library's Dictionary Table.
Detailed and scholarly information on the history of the euphonium and members of the tuba family and the tuba repertory.

GROVEMUSIC - The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians - ONLINE

Regularly updated, Grovemusic provides access to the full text of:

  • The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd. ed., 29 vols., published in 2001 (25 million words; 29,000 articles), plus the complete text of
  • The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (1992),
  • The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition, 
  • The Norton Grove Dictionary of Women Composers (1994), 
  • The Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition (2013), and
  • The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments, 2nd edition (2014)

 

Fasman, Mark J. Brass Bibliography: Sources on the History, Literature, Pedagogy, Performance, and Acoustics of Brass iIstruments. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1990. [Ref ML 128.B72 F3 1990]

Herbert, Trevor and John Wallace, eds. The Cambridge Companion to Brass Instruments. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. [ML 933.C36 1997]

Recordings of Euphonium Music