This guide is an introduction to research on Musicals or Musical Theater and may be used for PWR2: All That Jazz: The Rhetoric of American Musical Theater (Instructor Wendy Goldberg).
Table of Contents
Search and Browse
Search in SearchWorks using combinations of title words, names of composers or librettists.
Use the format filters, e.g. Music-Score (printed music), Sound Recordings, or Videos.
- "Vocal Scores" contain all songs of a show, with piano accompaniment.
- "Vocal Scores. Selections" contain only some of the songs, with piano accompaniment.
Adding "libretto" to your search finds the text only of a show.
Browse in the stacks:
|M 1500||Orchestral Scores shelved by composer|
|M 1503||Vocal Scores shelved by composer|
|M 1508||Selections shelved by composer|
|ML 410||Composer Biographies|
|ML 420||Singer Biographies|
|ML 1711, ML 2054||Musicals (history and criticism)|
|ML 2075, PN 1995.9.M86||Film Musicals (history and criticism)|
|MT 956||Acting for Singers|