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Library resources for trombone

Library resources for trombone


Below are selected research tools for finding music for, and information about, the trombone. Consult the McGill Library catalogue for complete holdings information. If you have further questions, please contact a member of the full-time staff for assistance.

Ce guide sert de point de départ ou d’outil de navigation. Consultez le catalogue pour obtenir les ressources documentaires complètes. Pour de plus amples renseignements, contactez un employé à temps plein.

Repertoire guides / Guides de répertoire

Anderson, Paul G. and Larry Bruce Campbell. Brass Music Guide: Solo and Study Material in Print. Northfield, IL: Instrumentalist Co., 1984.
REF ML128 W5 A6 1984

Everett, Thomas G. Annotated Guide to Bass Trombone Literature. Nashville: Brass Press, 1973.
REF ML128 T76 E9

Haug, Hermann. Bibliography and Discography on Music for Solo Wind Instruments and Orchestra, v.3. Wiesbaden: Breitkopf & Härtel, Musica Rara, 2004.
ML128 W5 H38 2004

Horne, Aaron. Brass Music of Black Composers: A Bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1996.
REF ML128 W5 H62 1996

Lane, G. B. The Trombone: An Annotated Bibliography. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999.
REF ML128 T76 L36 1999

Maxwell, Karen A. A Guide to Solo Canadian Trombone Literature Available through the Canadian Music Centre. Toronto: Canadian Music Centre, 1985.
REF ML128 T76 M39 1985

Thompson, J. Mark, and Jeffrey Jon Lemke. French Music for Low Brass Instruments: An Annotated Bibliography. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994.
REF ML128 B73 T47 1994

Books about the trombone / Livres sur le trombone

Bate, Philip. The Trumpet and Trombone: An Outline of Their History, Development and Construction. London: Ernest Benn; New York: W. W. Norton, 1978.
ML960 B38 1978

Fasman, Mark J. Brass Bibliography: Sources on the History, Literature, Pedagogy, Performance, and Acoustics of Brass Instruments. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1990.
REF ML128 W5 F3 1990

Guion, David M. The Trombone: Its History and Music, 1697-1811. New York: Gordon and Breach, 1988.
ML965 G84 1988

Herbert, Trevor. The Trombone. New Haven,Conn.: Yale University Press, 2006.
ML965 H47 2006

Online resources / Ressources en ligne

Oxford Music Online (includes Grove Music Online)

Daniels' Orchestral Music Online

Periodicals / Périodiques

Brass Bulletin
ML5 B6864

Galpin Society Journal
ML5 G26

Historic Brass Society Journal
ML933 H57

International Trombone Association Journal
ML26 I7x

NACWPI Journal (National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors)
ML1 N37x

The Online Trombone Journal

Call numbers for browsing / Cotes à parcourir

M90-M94 Trombone solo / Trombone seul
M262-M263 Trombone and piano / Trombone et piano
M288-M289 Duets – 2 wind instruments / Duos – 2 instruments à vent
M290-M291 Duets – wind and string instruments / Duos – instrument à vent et instrument à cordes
M296-M297 Duets – wind and plucked instruments / Duos – instrument à vent et instrument à cordes pincées
M1032-M1033 Trombone with orchestra (or piano reduction) / Trombone et orchestre
M1132-M1133 Trombone with string orchestra (or piano reduction) / Trombone et orchestre à cordes
ML128 T76 Trombone bibliography / Bibliographie – trombone
ML965-ML968 Trombone history / Histoire – trombone
MT460-MT472 Trombone studies and methods / Étude et enseignement – trombone
MT466 Trombone orchestral excerpts / Études d’orchestre – trombone
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