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Scholarly reference sources
Oxford Music Online
Comprehensive music encyclopedia, with coverage of music history, theory and practice, musical terminology, and biographies. Oxford Music Online is the access point for Oxford Dictionary of Music, Oxford Companion to Music, and Grove Music Online.
Encyclopedia of Southern Culture -Vol 12 Music
Southern music has flourished as a meeting ground for the traditions of West African and European peoples, leading to the evolution of various traditional folk genres, bluegrass, country, jazz, gospel, rock, blues, and southern hip-hop.
Encyclopedia of great popular song recordings
The Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings covers the full range of popular music recordings with virtually unprecedented breadth and depth.