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Most, but not all, euphonium music can be found in the following areas: 

    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) 


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*** WARNING *** -- if, for example, you use the Subject "EUPHONIUM MUSIC"you will find miscellaneous solo works only

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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:

tuba - periodicals

brass instruments - periodicals

History of the Euphonium and Euphonium Music

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

Fasman, Mark J. Brass Bibliography: Sources on the history, literature, pedagogy, performance, and acoustics of brass instruments. 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]

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Recordings of Euphonium Music


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Lisa Rae Philpott
Music Reference / Collections / Instructional Librarian
Music Library - Western University
Last updated: 2015-8-14