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Music

Subject Headings

Browsing the catalog for music? Get started with the following subject headings:

saxophone music | saxophone music (jazz)sonatas (saxophone) | concertos (saxophone) | saxophone and piano music | saxophone with orchestrasaxophone -- orchestral excerpts | trios (saxophone) | quartets (saxophone) | quintets (saxophone) | saxophone -- studies and exercises 

To specify some or all instruments for multi-instrument works, include them in parentheses, e.g.: trios (piano, flute, cello); quintets (trumpet, trombone)

Looking for a specific format, like sheet music, CD, or book? Use the menu to the left of search results to limit your results to that format. 

Call Numbers

Sheet Music

One Instrument

​M105 - M109: Solo saxophone

Two Instruments

M268 - M269: Saxophone with piano accompaniment

M288 - M289: Duets (two wind instruments)

M290 - M291: Duets (bowed instrument, wind instrument)

M296 - M297: Duets (wind instrument, plucked instrument)

Three Instruments

M315 - M319: Piano, two wind instruments

M320 - M324: Piano, one bowed instrument, one wind instrument

M335 - M339: Piano, one wind instrument, one plucked instrument

M355 - M359:  Three wind instruments (various combinations)

M360 - M364: Three bowed and wind instruments (various combinations)

M375 - M379: Three wind and plucked instruments (various combinations)

More than Three Instruments

Call numbers for instrumental music relate to instrumentation - call numbers for quartets (M400), quintets (M500), sextets (M600), septets (M700), octets (M800), and nonets (M900) will follow similar instrumentation outlined in the M300 groupings. 

Example

M355 - M359 = Three wind instruments (various)

M455 - M459 = Four wind instruments (various)

M555 - M559 = Five wind instruments (various) 

Orchestral Accompaniment

M1034.S4 - M1035.S4: Saxophone with orchestra (full scores, piano reductions)

M1134.S4 - M1134.S4: Saxophone with string orchestra (full scores, piano reductions)


Books

ML128.S247: Saxophone bibliographies

ML975 - ML978: General books about the saxophone (history, criticism, construction, music)


Studies & Methods

MT500 - MT510: Technique, teaching pieces, orchestral studies, etc.

Professional Organizations