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Conducting

A guide to finding library resources for conductors

Collected Recordings of Prominent Conductors

Finding Recordings by Conductor

Finding Recordings at UO

To find recordings by a specific conductor, use the Advanced Search interface in LibrarySearch.  Search the name of the conductor as author/creator, select "Audio & Video" as the material type, and select "UO Libraries" or "Music Collection" as the search scope.

 

You can also search for the title of a composition.  If the composition has an opus number or other type of composer number (such as BWV for Bach or K. for Mozart), search for that as the title-- this is particularly useful for searching for works with genre- or form-based titles such as concertos and sonatas, where you might get a lot of results for things you don't want if you just search the composer and title alone.

 

Streaming Audio Databases

See the Audio tab in the main Music Research Guide for a list of our streaming audio databases.

The following streaming video database is of particular interest to conductors:

Music and Dance Librarian

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