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Oxford Music Online

Comprehensive encyclopedia of Western art music (“classical music”), with general coverage of jazz, non-Western, and folk music. Also includes the Grove Dictionary of Music and Grove Companion to Music.
Contains the full text of the largest and most comprehensive music encyclopedias in the English language, including the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (29 volumes, 2001), New Grove Dictionary of Opera (4 volumes, 1992), New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (3 volumes, 2002), Norton Grove Dictionary of Women Composers (1 volume, 1994), Grove Dictionary of American Music (8 volumes, 2013), and Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments, 2nd edition (5 volumes, 2014).
Grove Music Online is limited to 8 simultaneous users. If you can"t get in, please wait a short time and try again.
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Allowed LocationsStorrs and Regional Campuses, UConn Health Center, UConn Law School
Access RestrictionsUniversity of Connecticut only
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