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Bassoon Music Resources

Guide for locating bassoon music and books and articles about the bassoon

Browsing Bassoon Call Numbers

These are the areas in the Library of Congress Classification System where you will find bassoon scores. You can browse the shelves in these sections or browse via the online catalog by Library of Congress call number.

Scores

Call Number Description
M75-M79   Bassoon Solo 
M253-M254   Bassoon with piano accompaniment  
M288–M289   Duets for two wind instruments (of all kinds)  
M290–M291   Duets—one stringed and one wind instrument  
M296-M297    Duets—one wind and one plucked instrument  
M300s-900s   Chamber Music  
M1026   Bassoon with orchestra, full scores  
M1027   Bassoon with orchestra, piano reductions  
M1126   Bassoon with string orchestra, full scores  
M1127   Bassoon with string orchestra, piano reduction  

Books

Call Number Description
ML128.B26 Bibliographies of bassoon music
ML950-ML953 History and construction; music and playing

Methods, Etudes and Excerpts

Call Number Description
MT400-408 Studies and exercises
MT406 Orchestral Excerpts

Credits

This guide created by Jamie Sampson, Music Library Graduate Assistant