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Music Cultures of the World

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Enter your search terms to search the catalog. 


Sample searches

Bagpipe music.

Folk music Wisconsin.

Indians of North America Music.

The Alan Lomax collection

Folk music Ireland.

Folk songs, Irish.

Music Africa, West History and criticism.

Music Caribbean Area.

Music China.

World music History and criticism.


The * symbol in the catalog allows you to retrieve variant endings:

Hungar* = Hungary or Hungarian . . . 

danc* = dance, dancing

Use bibliographies in books and articles to find more sources.

To narrow your search to CDs or DVDs, use the format  options.

Geography - People - History - Culture