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Composers

When searching Keene-Link use these subject headings:

 Composers

 Song writers

 Musicians

      See also names of individual composers and styles of music

When browsing the Keene Public Library shelves use these Dewey numbers:

 780.92 Persons associated with music

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Atlases, & Specific Subject References:

Kennedy, Michael. The Oxford Dictionary of Music. Oxford University press, c1994.

 General Titles:

Geras, Adele. The Random House Book of Opera Stories. Random House, c1998, c1997.

Krull, Kathleen. Lives of the Musicians: Good Times, Bad Times (and What the Neighbors Thought). Harcourt, c2002, c1993.

 Recommended Web Resources:

 Classical Net Composer Information sites -Provides links to composer information at Classical Net and on the Web.

 Dallas Symphony Orchestra Kids Page -Links to composers from the Renaissance to the present.

 Essentials of Music -This site includes basic information about classical music. Brief biographies of nearly 70 composers are included as well as a glossary of musical terms

 New York Philharmonic Kidzone! -Information about composers as well as instruments and even some games to play!