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Bassoon Music Resources: Home

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

Browsing Bassoon Call Numbers

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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.


Call Number Description
M75-M79 Bassoon Alone  
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  


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

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This guide created by Jamie Sampson, Music Library Graduate Assistant