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M95 - M99: Solo tuba
M264 - M265: Tuba with piano accompaniment
M288 - M289: Duets (two wind instruments)
M290 - M291: Duets (bowed instrument, wind instrument)
M296 - M297: Duets (wind instrument, plucked instrument)
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.
M355 - M359 = Three wind instruments (various)
M455 - M459 = Four wind instruments (various)
M555 - M559 = Five wind instruments (various)
M1034.T8 - M1035.T8: Tuba with orchestra (full scores, piano reductions)
M1134.T8 - M1135.T8: Tuba with string orchestra (full scores, piano reductions)
ML128.T8: Tuba bibliographies
ML970 - ML973: General books about the tuba (history, criticism, construction, music)
MT480 - MT488: Technique, teaching pieces, orchestral studies, etc.