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Music: Instruments

A guide to resources for study and research in Music

Musical Instruments

Evert Collier's Self-Portrait with a Vanitas Still-life, 1684 (courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

Books about Instruments

General books on instruments are at ML460 in Reference and General Stacks. Encyclopedias also have articles on instruments.

Dictionaries of instruments are in Reference at ML 102 .I5. Some of the best are:

Instruments on the Web