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Classical & Romantic Composers

 

 

 

Print Resources – Using the Cherokee Catalog
       

1.       Start – Programs – Cherokee Library

2.       In Subject field, type composers

 

Note: In the North Media Center, the Reference 780s are located downstairs
           (R 780 DEA – R 780.92 ILL) and nonfiction 780s are upstairs.

           
Please see the cart as well.


                         Liszt

 

Online Resources

 

From Media Center Homepage, use  Research Databases 

 

Start – Programs – Internet Explorer - Research Databases (Get bookmark for home access.)

Britannica Online

Provides short biographies, pictures, and links to other web pages.  Good for when you already have a subject picked out.

 

Discovering Collection

 Provides biographical information and images on a particular subject.

 

The Web

 

  1. Classical.Net

http://www.classical.net/music/mstrindx.html

Excellent resource for comprehensive biographies, reviews, and music files.

 

  1. A&E’s Biography.com

http://www.biography.com/search/index.jsp

Extremely brief biographies--good place to start.

 

  1. Karadar Musical Dictionary of Composers

http://www.karadar.com/Dictionary/Default.htm

A listing of all classical music composers, their biographies, and Mp3s and Midi files.

 

  1. Encarta Online Encyclopedia

http://encarta.msn.com/artcenter_/browse.html

From Media Center homepage, follow this path: Cyber Desk, Reference, Encyclopedia, Encarta Online. In Search Encarta field, type “classical composers” or type a specific composer’s name.  To find information on romantic composers, simply type “romantic composers” or type a composer’s name.  You can also find pictures and music files here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Prepared for Mrs. Schmidt by Ms. Cathers & Mrs. Martinez 11/2/05

Posted by LD 11/17/05