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How Can I Find Books Published About the Trombone? How Can I Find Music Published for the Trombone?
You can perform the same searches as recommended under the Books or Recordings tabs above in the OhioLINK Library Catalog to see what is available for request from other Ohio institutions. You can also use WorldCat or one of the books listed below.
Brass Bibliography by
Call Number: ML 128.W5 F3 1990
Publication Date: 1990-06-01
Bibliography, not annotated, of 6,029 writings concerning brass instruments. A few sections focus specifically on the trumpet. See p. 88 for writings about the history and music literature of the trumpet, p. 268 for materials that pertain to pedagogy, study, and technique of the trumpet, and p. 390 for trumpet acoustics and construction. The author and subject index can lead you to more materials related to the trumpet.
New Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments by
Call Number: REF ML 102.I5 N48 1984 (3rd Floor)
Publication Date: 1984
3-volume dictionary/encyclopedia of musical instruments. The entry on "trombone" nearly 11 pages and is divided into the following sections: (1) slide trombone, (2) tenor trombone, (3) bass trombone, (4) contrabass trombone, (5) alto and soprano trombones, (6) valve trombone, (7) history to ca. 1750, and (8) history from ca. 1750. Photos and illustrations. Bibliography of approximately 35 writings.
A Teacher's Guide to the Literature of Brass Instruments by
Call Number: ML 128 .W5 R42
Publication Date: 1968
Annotated bibliography of music for brass instruments. You can find music for trumpet on the following pages: Methods and Studies, p. 1; Trumpet Duets, p. 9; Trumpet Trios, p. 14; Trumpet Quartets and Larger, p. 16; Duets for Mixed Instruments, p. 25; Trios, p. 26; Quartets, p. 28; Quintets, p. 31; Sextets, p. 35; Septets, p. 36; Octets, p. 36; Nonets, p. 37, Brass Choir, p. 37; and Trumpet Solos, p. 40. Beginning on p. 61 is a lengthy bibliography of writings about brass instruments.
Twentieth-Century Brass Soloists by
Call Number: ML 399 .M4 1994
Publication Date: 1994-02-28
"...Fills a gap in musical biography, particularly for classical instrumentalists, who receive scant attention in traditional sources. This is a must for music libraries..." Reference Books Bulletin