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Library resources for tuba

Library resources for tuba


Below are selected research tools for finding music for, and information about, the tuba. 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

Bone, Lloyd E., Jr., and Eric Paull, eds. Guide to the Euphonium Repertoire: The Euphonium Source Book Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2007.
ML128 B24 G83 2007

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

Morris, R. Winston, and Daniel Perantoni, comp. and ed. Guide to the Tuba Repertoire: The New Tuba Source Book. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2006.
REF ML128 T8 T8 2006

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 tuba / Livres sur le tuba

Ahrens, Christian. Valved Brasses: The History of an Invention. Hillsdale, NY: Pendragon Press, 2008.
ML933 A3713 2008

Bevan, Clifford. The Tuba Family. London: Faber, 1978.
ML970 B48

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

Mason, J. Kent. The Tuba Handbook. Toronto: Sonante Publications, 1977.
MT480 M27x

Whitehead, Geoffrey I. A College Level Tuba Curriculum: Developed Through the Study of the Teaching Techniques of William Bell, Harvey Phillips, and Daniel Perantoni at Indiana University. Lewiston, N.Y.: E. Mellen Press, 2003.
MT480 W45 2003

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

ITEA journal (International Tuba-Euphonium Association)
ML1 T82

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

Call numbers for browsing / Cotes à parcourir

M95-M99 Tuba solo / Tuba seul
M264-M265 Tuba and piano / Tuba 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
M1034 T8 / M1035 T8 Tuba with orchestra (or piano reduction) / Tuba et orchestre
M1134 T8 / M1135 T8 Tuba with string orchestra (or piano reduction) / Tuba et orchestre à cordes
ML128 T8 Tuba bibliography / Bibliographie – tuba
ML970-ML973 Tuba history / Histoire – tuba
MT480-MT488 Tuba and related instruments studies and methods / Étude et enseignement – tuba (et instruments connexes)
MT486 Tuba orchestral excerpts / Études d’orchestre – tuba
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