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Film and Media Resources

This guide is designed to help you find information about film and media music. Use this as a starting point, or browsing tool. As always, consult our catalog for complete holdings information, and when uncertain, ask at the Reference Desk!

Film and Media Music

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Phone (Reference): 585-274-1320
Phone (Special Collections): 585-274-1335
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Call number browsing

 

M176 Motion picture music: Instrumental music for silent films and music not meant for specific motion picture soundtracks
M176 Radio and television music: instrumental music not intended for specific programs
M1505 Vocal excerpts from works composed for specific motion picture soundtracks - original acc. 
M1506  Vocal excerpts from works composed for specific motion picture soundtracks - arranged acc. 
M1527

Motion picture music composed for specific motion picture soundtracks, including musicals from stage works

-Complete works

M1527.2

Motion picture music composed for specific motion picture soundtracks, including musicals from stage works

-Excerpts

M1527.5 Radio music: Music composed for specific programs- Complete works
M1527.6 Radio music: Music composed for specific programs-Excerpts
M1527.7 Television music:  Music composed for specific programs- Complete works
M1527.8 Television music:  Music composed for specific programs- Excerpts
 

 

Books About Film, Television, and Video Game Music

ML102.M68 Dictionaries
ML128.M7 Bibliographies
ML156.4.M6 Discographies
ML2074 Motion picture music: Periodicals, Societies, Serials
ML2075 General works
ML2080 Television music
ML3540.7 Video game music
MT64.M65 Motion picture music composition - Instruction and study

 

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Sibley Music Library
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(585) 274-1370