Recordings Search Help

Search JMU Library Catalog for recordings.

Instrumental music recordings | Specific song or aria on recordings | Opera, Oratorio, or other Large Work on recordings | Jazz music recordings | For more help

Instrumental music recordings: use or combine instrument name and other identifiable words (composer, opus number, etc). The catalog requires precise spelling.

Example: To locate Mozart’s violin concert, K. 218 on CD, perform this search:

  Song or aria recordings: use or combine significant words from song or aria title and other identifiable words (composer, opus number, etc). The catalog requires precise spelling

Example: To locate the aria “Una furtiva lagrima” by Donizetti on CD, perform this search:

 

Opera, Oratorio, or other Large Work recordings: title of the work and the composers name, if known. The catalog requires precise spelling.

Example: To locate “The elixir of love” by Donizetti, perform this search:

Jazz music recordings: use or combine artist name, instrument, song title, album title.  The catalog requires precise spelling.

Example: To locate recordings with Miles Davis, John Coltrane and Cannonball Adderley sextet, perform this recording search:

 

For more help contact the Music Librarian