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A guide to library resources for percussion players.

Overviews of Percussion History

The following books in the UO Libraries Music Collection provide detailed scholarly coverage of the history and development of percussion instruments:

Music and Dance Librarian

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Ann Shaffer
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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