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Resources for Music History

Please keep in mind that this list is not comprehensive; it is intended to be a helpful starting point for your research, particularly highlighting resources which are available via the libraries of Texas State University.

Reference Sources for Music History

The Chronicle of Classical Music: An Intimate Diary of the Lives and Music of the Great Composers (1994: Thames and Hudson)
ML 390 .K35 1994 (Music Reference)

The Enjoyment of Music, 11th edition (2011: W.W. Norton)
MT 90 .M23 2011 (Music Reference)
(companion disc: MSW 84)

The Enjoyment of Music, 12th edition [full] (2015: W.W. Norton)
MT 90 .M23 2015 (Music Reference)
(companion disc: MSW 87)

Historia de la musica occidental (2001: Alianza)
ML 160 .G87218 2001 v.1-2 (Music Reference)

A History of Western Music, 8th ed. (2010: W.W. Norton)
ML 160 .G872 2010 (Music Reference)

A History of Western Music, 9th ed. (2014: W.W. Norton)
ML 160 .G872 2014 (Music Reference)

Memorable Days in Music [book of days] (1970: Scarecrow)
ML 13 .C84 (Music Reference)

Music in the Western World: A History in Documents, 2nd ed. (2008: Thomson Schirmer)
ML 160 .M865 2008 (Music Reference)

Norton Anthology of Western Music, 6th ed. (2010: W.W. Norton)
MT 6.5 .N67 2010 v.1-3 (Music Reference)

The Norton Scores, 11th ed. (2011: W.W. Norton)
MT 6.5 .N675 2011, v.1-2 (Music Reference)

The Oxford History of Western Music (2005: Oxford U)
ML 160 .T18 2005 v.1-6 (Music Reference)

Source Readings in Music History (1998: W. W. Norton)
ML 160 .S89 1998 (Music Reference)

World Chronology of Music History (1972-80: Oceana)
ML 161 .E4 v.1-6 (Music Reference)