Skip to Main Content

Piano Resources: Books

Resources for piano performance, research, and repertoire

How can I find books about the piano?

You can search by title, author, or both on MaagNET.

Below are general call number ranges for information about the piano. You can browse the shelves or you can consult MaagNET for a listing of materials by call number. To search by call number in MaagNET, select LC Call Number and enter the beginning of a call number, ex. ML960.

photograph of keyboard Suggested Call Numbers for Books about the Piano
ML128.P3 bibliographies of piano music (ML128.P3)
ML132.P3 graded lists of piano music (ML132.P3)
ML650 - ML697

history of the piano (ML650ML651ML652, ML653, ML654, ML655, ML656ML657,
ML658, ML659, ML660,ML661)

ML652 piano construction (ML652)
ML700 - ML747

history of piano music (ML700, ML701, ML702, ML703, ML704, ML705ML706,
ML707, ML708, ML709, ML710, ML711, ML712, ML713, ML714, ML715, ML716,
ML717, ML718, ML719, ML720, ML721, ML722, ML723, ML724, ML725, ML726,
ML727, ML728, ML729, ML730, ML731, ML732, ML733, ML734, ML735, ML736,
ML737, ML738, ML739, ML740, ML741, ML742, ML743, ML744, ML745, ML746,

MT130 - MT145

analytical guides to piano music (MT130, MT131, MT132, MT133, MT134, MT135,
MT136, MT137, MT138, MT139, MT140, MT141, MT142, MT143, MT144, MT145)

MT220 - MT258

piano techniques (including teaching materials) (MT220MT221MT222, MT223,
MT224MT225, MT226, MT227, MT228, MT229, MT230, MT231, MT232, MT233,
MT234, MT235MT236, MT237, MT238, MT239MT240, MT241MT242, MT243,
MT244, MT245, MT246, MT247MT248, MT249, MT250, MT251, MT252, MT253,
MT254, MT255, MT256, MT257, MT258)

MT745 - MT758

instruction and study – juvenile (MT745MT746, MT747, MT748, MT749, MT750,
MT751, MT752, MT753, MT754, MT755MT756, MT757, MT758)

A link is not provided for call numbers that are currently not in use in Maag Library.

Multimedia Librarian

Profile Photo
Christine Adams
Christine Adams, MLS
Co-Director & Head of Research and Academic Support
William F. Maag Jr. Library
Information Services
Phone: 330.941.3681