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Biography Resources

This guide features resources for locating current and historical biographical information.

Music

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of 20th Century Classical Music

Main Collection (Third Floor)

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians

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Biographical Dictionary of Afro-American and African Musicians

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Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz

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Blues: from Robert Johnson to Robert Cray

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Composers Since 1900: A Biographical and Critical Guide

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DK Encyclopedia of Rock Stars

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Encyclopedia of Folk, Country and Western Music

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Encyclopedia of Pop, Rock and Soul

An alphabetically arranged guide to performers, terms and musicals in the rock world.

Great Men of American Popular Song

Main Collection (Third Floor)

Icons of Hip Hop

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Volumes 1-2

Jazz Portraits: The Lives and Music of the Jazz Masters

Main Collection (Third Floor)

Norton-Grove Dictionary of Woman Composers

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Rock Who's Who

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