New Look for Music Index Online

For those of you who use the Music Index Online to search for music articles, you may have noticed that the interface changed. Harmonie Park Press recently sold the Music Index Online to EBSCO Publishing.You can find Music Index on our Databases A-Z list, http://search.library.cmu.edu/rooms/portal/page/22922_Databases_A_Z You’ll still need to go through the WebVPN first to access it if you’re off campus, http://search.library.cmu.edu/rooms/portal/page/23287_Off_Campus_Wireless_Access

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

Kristin

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March Update: New content in Alexander Street Press products

AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC REFERENCE
1 title (410 pages) from Harvard University Press
* Freedom Is, Freedom Ain’t: Jazz and the Making of the Sixties by Scott Saul

CLASSICAL MUSIC REFERENCE LIBRARY
7 titles (2,751 pages) from Princeton University Press
* Debussy and His World (ed. Jane Fulcher)
* Dvorák and His World (ed. Michael Beckerman)
* Edward Elgar and His World (ed. Byron Adams)
* Haydn and His World (ed. Elaine Sisman)
* Janácek And His World (ed. Michael Beckerman)
* Mendelssohn And His World (ed. R. Larry Todd)
* Richard Wagner And His World (ed. Thomas S. Grey)

CLASSICAL MUSIC LIBRARY
28 albums (108 tracks) from Mode Records, Mark Custom, Celestial Harmonies, and Lyrichord. Example new albums include:
* Schütz: Der Schwanengesang, SWV.482-493
* Giacinto Scelsi: The Works for Double Bass
* Hanson, Hindemith, Grainger, Bernstein: The Next Step
* Gregorian Chants by the Capella antiqua München
* Carl Orff-Schulwerk, Musica Poetica, Vol. 1

CLASSICAL SCORES LIBRARY
71 scores (5,922 pages) from Faber Music and Universal Edition. New scores include compositions by …
* Julian Anderson
* Malcolm Arnold
* Beethoven
* Anne Boyd
* John Field
* Gustav Mahler
* Mozart
* Wolfgang Rihm
* Schumann
* Peter Sculthorpe
* Alexander von Zemlinsky
* and more

Music Online now contains:
* 255,059 tracks
* 17,685 albums
* 64,898 pages text reference
* 16,834 scores
* 407 videos