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includes many of the Grove Music Library encyclopedias such as:

 The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd ed. (2001)

The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (1992)

The New Grove Dictionary of American Music (1986)

The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd ed. (2002)

 Classical Music

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Classical Musicians. (Ref 780.922 SL54) New York: Schirmer, 1997.

Baker's Dictionary of Opera. (Ref 782.103 K955) New York: Schirmer, 2000.

Metropolitan Opera Stories of the Great Operas. (Ref 782.13 F877) 2 vols. New York: Metropolitan Opera Guild, 1997.

 Jazz

Essential Jazz Records. (Ref 785.42 H247) Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1984.

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Jazz. (Ref 785.42 C266) New York: Harmony, 1978.

Oxford Companion to Jazz. (Ref 785.42 K633) Oxford, Oxford, 2000.

Opera

Metropolitan Opera Stories of the Great Operas. (Ref 782.13 F877) 2 vols. New York: Metropolitan Opera Guild, 1997.

World

Garland Encyclopedia of World Music. (Ref 780.9 N387) 9 vols. New York: Garland, 1997-.

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