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HMU432: Topics in Twentieth-Century Music

This guide supports the research goals of HMU432: Topics in 20th-century music.

Encyclopaedias and other Reference Works


  • Oxford History of Western Music 

    Electronic access to this 5-volume set includes: v. 2. The seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- v. 3. The nineteenth century -- v. 4. The early twentieth century -- v. 5. The late twentieth century.
    The author (Richard Taruskin) is provocative and outspoken, and challenges traditional interpretations of the music.