University of Hartford Libraries

Band Music Subject Guide


Books

Band Music Guide: an Alphabetical Listing of Titles and Composers of all Band Music. 9th ed.
Allen Library Reference [REF ML128 B2 B4 1989]

Heritage Encyclopedia of Band Music
By William Rehrig. Allen Library Reference [REF ML128 B2 R45 v.1-3]

Teaching music through performance in band, Volume 1
Edited by Richard Miles and Larry Blocher. Allen Library Stacks [MT733 T43 1996]

Teaching music through performance in band, Volume 2
Edited by Richard Miles and Larry Blocher. Allen Library Stacks [MT733 T43]

The twentieth century American wind band/ensemble : history, development and literature
By Frank L. Battisti. Allen Library Stacks [ML1306 B37 1995]

The wind ensemble and its repertoire : essays on the fortieth anniversary of the Eastman Wind Ensemble
Edited by Frank J. Cipolla and Donald Hunsberger. Allen Library Stacks [ML1300 W55]

The wind ensemble catalog
By Jon A. Gillaspie, Marshall Stoneham, and David Lindsey Clark. Allen Library Reference [REF ML128 W5 G55]

Wind Ensemble Sourcebook and Biographical Guide
By Marshall Stoneham, Jon A. Gillaspie, and David Lindsey Clark. Allen Library Reference [REF ML128 W5 S76]


Call Numbers

M1200-1269
Band Music

ML1300-1351
Band Literature

MT733-733.6
Instrumental Techniques - Band


Periodicals

C.B.D.N.A. Journal

The Instrumentalist

International Musician
[http://atoz.ebsco.com/titles.asp?txtKeyword=International+Musician+&SF=Titles&id=8684&sid=76148354&LH=&lang.subject=&lang.menu=&cmdSearchSubmit=Search&optPages=1]

Journal of Band Research
[http://atoz.ebsco.com/titles.asp?txtKeyword=Journal+of+Band+Research+&SF=Titles&id=8684&sid=76148354&LH=&lang.subject=&lang.menu=&cmdSearchSubmit=Search&optPages=1]

Journal of Research in Music Education

Journal of the World Association of Symphonic Bands and Ensembles

Winds: The Journal of the British Association of Symphonic Bands and Wind Ensembles


Subject Headings

Band music

Bands (Music)

Concertos ([Instrument] with band)

Fanfares

[Instrument] with band

Marches (Band)

Military music

Suites (Band)

Suites (Wind ensemble)

Symphonies (Band)

Wind ensembles


Websites

Band Music of the Civil War Era
[https://www.loc.gov/collections/civil-war-band-music/about-this-collection/]
The Library of Congress' collection of digitized band music scores from the civil war era.

College Band Director's National Association
[http://www.cbdna.org/]
The official website of CBDNA.

John Philip Sousa: American composer, conductor and patriot
[http://www.dws.org/sousa/]
Provides information and resources on one of the most important figures in wind band history.

marchingarts.com
[http://www.marchingarts.com/index/]
A large collection of resources for marching bands.

Wind Repertory Project
[http://www.windrep.org/Main_Page]
"The Wind Repertory Project™ is an attempt to create a comprehensive database of wind literature, expanded by contributions of selected band directors/conductors, students, and wind band enthusiasts worldwide." [from the website]

World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles
[http://www.wasbe.org/]
The official website of WASBE


The web version of this document can be found online at
http://library.hartford.edu/guides/guideprint.asp?subject=Band Music