Find Repertoire for Organ
Find a Known Piece of Music
|M 6 - 19||organ alone|
|M 10||fugues with or without preludes|
|M 180 - 181||one or more organs, two or more players|
|M 182 - 186||organ and one other instrument|
|M 1005||organ with full orchestra, concertos|
|M 1006||organ with second keyboard reduction of concertos, etc.|
|M 1108||organ with strings, concertos|
|M 1109||organ with second keyboard reduction of concertos, etc. for organ and strings|
|MT 180 - 208||studies, methods, technique, etc.|
|MT 187||pedal techniques|
Additional information regarding call numbers can be found at Music Cataloguing at Yale: Call Numbers.
A SUBJECT search is NOT the same as a KEYWORD search. Library of Congress Subject Headings are assigned by cataloguers.
WARNING: If, for example, you use the Subject "organ music" you will find miscellaneous solo works only!
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.
Organ Music Found in the Solo Music Reference Collection
Much unusual and twentieth-century music for the organ may be found in the Solo Music Reference Collection housed in the Choral/Band/Orchestral Music Library. The general classification number for trombone music in the SMRC is MUS 4006.
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 organ and the extensive organ repertory.
Long considered to be the premier English-language resource for classical or Western art music, New Grove II contains information on popular music performers and genres, world music, jazz and 20th-century music.
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).
Grovemusic contains cross-references, illustrations, bibliographies, biographies, composers' works lists, and links to some sound files.
Long considered to be the premier English-language resource for classical or Western art music, New Grove II contains information on popular music performers and genres, world music, jazz and 20th-century music. Grovemusic contains cross-references, illustrations, bibliographies, biographies, composers' works lists, and links to some sound files.
Williams, Peter, Barbara Owen. The New Grove Organ. New York: W.W. Norton, 1988. ML550.W378 1988
- Organ Music Discographies
- Find CDs, LP recordings and videos
To find older commercial recordings (i.e. older black vinyl LPs) which ARE NOT listed in the Western Libraries Catalogue, a printed list is located at the call number: MTR 3513
- Western's Don Wright Faculty of Music Student / Faculty / Guest Artist Recitals