SongFest 2023: Diction/Texts/Translations

This guide contains information about library resources and services available to participants in SongFest 2023 at the Blair School of Music.

Diction Resources:

Most books on diction are found in the MT883 call number range. In addition to standard works on German, French, and Italian, the Music Library has materials on Scandinavian, Polish, and Russian diction.

Art Song Translations:

Translations of songs are found in the ML54.6 call number range. Most of these resources are in the reference section so they are always available. The titles listed below represent a small sample of the resources available. If you need help finding an individual song, ask a member of the library staff for help.