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LGBTQ+ music guide


  • …and we were heard 
    • Provides a platform to underrepresented composers to have their music heard by hosting audio tracks of their compositions on the website
    • Explore their databases with repertoire lists for band and orchestral music
  • Institute for Composer Diversity
    • Discover works by non-binary, transgender, and LGBTQIA2+s composers through their Composer Diversity Database
    • Includes separate databases for several genres, including orchestral music, art song, choral music, and wind band 
  • Underrepresented Composer Database
  • The Wind Repository Project
    • Comprehensive and crowd-sourced wiki of wind band repertoire 
    • Find detailed information on literature for winds, including program notes, instrumentation, errata sheets
    • Scroll to the bottom of the homepage to find composer category filters including LGBT composers and composers of different international origins

Location and contacts

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Music Library Staff
Marvin Duchow Music Library
Elizabeth Wirth Music Building
3rd floor - 527 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec H3A 1E3
Subjects: Music

Resource key

  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library use
  • Catalogue record

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