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Performer Guides: Strings

Use this guide to find resources for music performance, including LC call number browsing ranges for repertoire, books, and journals..

Finding Chamber Music Repertoire:

You can browse for string chamber music by using the call number ranges below:

M349-M353, String trios
M452, String Quartets
M510-M514, Quintets, piano and strings
M550-M554, Quintets, strings
M650-M654, String sextets

String Journals:

The Wilson Music Library subscribes to a number of music journals, including those published by the major professional organizations for various instruments. Reading journals in your area of study is part of being a professional musician - you can learn about major performers and repertoire, new works, festivals, scholarships, and more. Some of these journals are issued only in print (current issues can be found on the browsing periodicals shelving near the book stacks), but many are available online. 

American Music Teacher

American String Teacher

The Galpin Society Journal

Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society

The Strad


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Sara Manus
Music Librarian for Education and Outreach / Anne Potter Wilson Music Library, 2134B / Blair School of Music / 2400 Blakemore Avenue, Nashville, TN 37212
Subjects: Music