Music

For a comprehensive list of all SBTS library databases, please see theĀ alphabetical list of databases.

Grove Music

Comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition, edited by Stanley Sadie and John Tyrrell (London, 2001), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, edited by Stanley Sadie (London, 1992), and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition, edited by Barry Kernfeld (London, 2002).

The Hymnary

An indexed database of hymnals, often with full texts and background information, including the Dictionary of North American Hymnology, which is an index of every known hymnal printed in North America through 1978.

Hymn Tune Index

An exhaustive indexed database of every tune in every known English hymnal (with music), up to 1820. Does not include hymnals without music.

Music in Print

Enables online searching of Sacred and Secular Choral, Classical Vocal, Organ, Orchestral, String, Classical Guitar, Woodwind, Piano, Chamber, Band, Brass, Handbell, Harp, Percussion, Recorder, Jazz, and Popular Music In Print!

RILM Abstracts

Contains materials in a variety of formats that fall into two broad categories: (1) writings and other resources that provide an analysis, show the results of systematic research, or give a critical opinion or interpretation; (2) writings and other resources that provide important source material (including but not limited to correspondence, interviews, obituaries, conference reports, and biographies).