Skip to Main Content
University of Oregon
UO Libraries


A guide to finding library resources for conductors

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias of Terms Related to Conducting

The following music dictionaries and encyclopedias provide entries on conducting history, development, and repertoire, as well as biographical entries on conductors.  Entries may include images, musical examples, and bibliographies of scholarly sources for further reading.

Music and Dance Librarian

Profile Photo
Ann Shaffer
Pronouns: she/her/hers

During the 2022-23 academic year, I am working on campus Wednesdays and Thursdays and working remotely Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays. Meet with me for a virtual consultation via Zoom, MS Teams, or by phone.
Subjects: Dance, Music