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Finding a Specific Song or Piece of Music

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You can find more resources in the tabs menu, but below is a short list of some of the top go-to resources for this course.

Recommended Databases

Oxford Music Online

For general, non-scholarly articles on a variety of music topics, try searching in the Oxford Music Online search box below.


Oxford Music Online 


Recommended Books

Recommended Websites

You can find and identify a tune even if the melody is all you know. You can play it on a piano keyboard, whistle it to the computer, simply tap the rhythm on the computer keyboard or use the Parsons code.

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