University of Hartford Libraries

Music Biography Subject Guide


Books

ASCAP Biographical Dictionary
Compiled by J. Cattell Press. Allen Library Reference [REF ML106 U58A 1980]

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians
By Nicolas Slonimsky. Allen Library Reference [REF ML105 B16 2001]

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Classical Musicians
Edited by Nicolas Slonimsky and Laura Kuhn. Allen Library Reference [REF ML105 B16 1997]

Biographical Dictionary of Afro-American and African Musicians
By Eileen Southern. Allen Library Reference [REF ML105 S72]

International Who's Who in Classical Music
Edited by David M. Cummings. Allen Library Stacks [ML105 W62 I 2008]


Websites

Music Necrology List
[http://library.wustl.edu/units/music/gaylord-music-library-music-necrology/]
Current information about deaths reported in the music press since 1991, including the Obituary Index from annual issues of the Music Library Association's journal Notes.


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