Some useful call numbers for browsing on the shelf are:
M 312-- piano trios (Piano, Violin, Violoncello)
M 412 -- piano quartets (Piano, Violin, Viola, Violoncello)
M 512 -- piano quintets (Piano, 2 Violins, Viola, Violoncello)
HOWEVER, if you seek music for 3 (or more) pianos, you should browse the M216 section.
Additional information regarding call numbers can be found at:
Music Cataloguing at Yale: Call Numbers - from Yale University
Subject Headings for ensembles comprised of piano and other instruments are:
SONATAS (VIOLIN AND PIANO)
N.B. the accompanying keyboard instrument is always listed last in chamber duos
the keyboard instrument is listed first when there are more that two instruments in the ensemble
Piano with one other instrument - consult the "Find Repertoire" section for the specific instrument e.g. Tuba, Trombone etc.
Lisa Rae Philpott
Music Reference / Collections / Instructional Librarian
Music Library - Western University
Last updated: 2014-11-11