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Library resources for brass chamber music

This guide serves as a starting point or browsing tool for finding music for, and information about, brass chamber music. Be sure to consult the guides for individual brass instruments and the other chamber music guides. 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 les guides pour chaque instrument à cuivre et les autres guides qui s'adressent à la musique de chambre. Consultez le catalogue pour obtenir les ressources documentaires complètes. Pour de plus amples renseignements, contactez un employé à temps plein.

Books and repertoire guides / Livres et guides de répertoire

Arling, Harry J. Trombone Chamber Music: An Annotated Bibliography. Nashville: Brass Press, 1978.
REF ML128 T76 A7

Baron, John H. Chamber Music: A Research and Information Guide, 2nd ed. New York: Routledge, 2002.
REF ML128 C4 B37 2002

Clark, David Lindsey. Appraisals of Original Wind Music: A Survey and Guide. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1999.
ML128 W5 C6 1999

Cohn, Arthur. The Literature of Chamber Music. Chapel Hill, NC: Hinshaw Music, 1997.
REF ML1100 C673 1997

Gillaspie, Jon A., Marshall Stoneham, and David Lindsey Clark. The Wind Ensemble Catalog. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1998.
REF ML128 W5 G52 1998

Heller, George N. Ensemble Music for Wind and Percussion Instruments: A Catalog. Washington, D.C.: Music Educators National Conference, 1970.
REF ML128 ML128 W5 H44

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

Rangel-Ribeiro, Victor and Robert Markel. Chamber Music: An International Guide to Works and Their Instrumentation. New York: Facts on File, 1993.
REF ML128 C4 R3 1993

Scott, William. A Conductor’s Repertory of Chamber Music: Compositions for Nine to Fifteen Solo Instruments. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1993.
REF ML128 C4 S37 1993

Secrist-Schmedes, Barbera. Wind Chamber Music: For Two to Sixteen Winds; An Annotated Guide. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2002.
REF ML128 W5 S43 2002

Stoneham, A. M., Jon A. Gillaspie, and David Lindsey Clark. Wind Ensemble Sourcebook and Biographical Guide. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1997.
REF ML128 W5 S76 1997

Stubley, Eleanor V. A Guide to Unpublished Canadian Brass Chamber Music Suitable for Student Performers. Toronto: Canadian Music Educators' Association in co-operation with the Canadian Music Centre, 1989.
REF ML128 C4 S78 1989

Online resources / Ressources en ligne

Oxford Music Online (includes Grove Music Online)

Music-In-Print

Periodicals / Périodiques

Brass Bulletin
ML5 B6864

Chamber Music
ML1 C353

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

Call numbers for browsing / Cotes à parcourir

M300-M386 Trios – one or more brass instruments / Trios – un instrument à cuivre ou plus
M357.4 Brass trios / Trios de cuivres
M400-M486 Quartets – one or more brass instruments / Quatuors – un instrument à cuivre ou plus
M457.4 Brass quartets / Quatuors de cuivres
M500-M986 Quintets and larger ensembles – one or more brass instruments / Quintettes et grandes ensembles – un instrument à cuivre ou plus
M557.4 Brass quintets / Quintettes de cuivres
M657.4 Brass sextets / Sextuors de cuivres
M757.4 Brass septets / Septuors de cuivres
M857.4 Brass octets / Octuors de cuivres
M957.4 Brass nonets / Ensembles de cuivres
ML128 B73 Brass instrument bibliography / Bibliographie – cuivres
ML128 C4 Chamber music bibliography / Bibliographie – musique de chambre
ML128 W5 Wind instrument bibliography / Bibliographie – instruments à vent
ML933 Brass history / Histoire – cuivres
ML1100-ML1165 Chamber music history / Histoire – musique de chambre
MT140-MT145 Chamber music analytical guides / Analyse et appreciation – musique de chambre
MT728 Chamber music studies and methods / Étude et enseignement – musique de chambre

 

 

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