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MUSI 3349 Women in Music: Women composers

Media equipment available at the Mabee Library (main campus) and the Music Department Listening Lab

Media equipment available at the Mabee Library (Main campus):

  • 13 computers at the library's computer lab (Cardinal's Nest) have DVD/CD players.
  • The library has 4 external DVD/CD drives for check out.
  • The library has 2 DVD/Blu-Ray/CD multi region/format players for check out.
  • The library has several headphones for check out.

Media equipment available at the Music Department  Listening Lab:

  • Three listening stations with CD / LP (Vinyl) record / Audio Cassette players.
  • The Music Department Listening Lab is open 10-15 hours a week. The hours of operation is posted on the lab for each semester.

Women composers

Music Score Collections

Historical anthology of music by women -- M2.H68 + CD-0396

Contemporary anthology of music by women -- M2.C77 + CD-0397

Black women composers: a century of piano music (1893-1990) -- M21.B53

Women composers: a heritage of songs -- M1619.W87 (in 2 volumes: high & low voice)

Women's Philharmonic Advocacy

Cuba Mia: Portrait of an all-women orchestra

Sisters with transistors (Women composers of electronic music)

Women conductors

The Conductor (Marin Alsop) -- 2021 -- 90 minutes -- DVD ML422.A47 C663

Komponistinnen (women composers) / Kyra Steckeweh -- DVD ML82.W65 2021

PBS: Great Performances: Now Hear This

Composer Tania Leon -- PBS Newshour 1/2/2023

The Caged bird: the life and music of Florence Price

DVD   ML410.P864 C34

Pauline Viardot: Composer, singer, forgotten muse

DVD   PS3553.O63 P3  

Katherine Eberle portrays Viardot in an original performance, featuring a monologue by playwright Maggie Conroy, interspersed with songs by the composer.

Mary Lou Williams '78

DVD   M1366.W55 M37  

Lady be good: Instrumental women in Jazz

DVD   ML82 .L33  

Music Databases

Media Librarian

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Farhad Moshiri
Library-Room 205
Media Collection, Music Collection, Copyright. Library liaison to Music Department.
Staff LADR