How can I find out what books have been published about the clarinet? How can I find out what music has been published for clarinet?
You can perform the same searches as recommended under the Books or Recordings tabs above, but search OhioLINK instead of just MaagNET. That will find you the vast majority of materials. You can also use WorldCat or one of the books listed below.
3 volume dictionary/encyclopedia of musical instruments. The entry on "clarinet" is a little more than 14 pages and is divided into the following sections: (1) The Clarinet Family, (2) Structure, (3) Compass, Registers and Intonation, (4) Organological History, (5) Acoustics, Mode of Operation and Fingering, and (6) Musical History. At the close of the clarinet entry is a list of approximately 160 of other clarinet types, from "alboka" to "zummara," with entries found throughout the dictionary. Photos and illustrations. Bibliography of approximately 100 books and articles.