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Piano Guide

Selected Bibliography of Literature and Repertoire Lists

Dees Pamela Youngdahl. A Guide to Piano Music by Women Composers. 2 vols.
    Westport: Greenwood,
2002, 2004.    RMU ML102.P5 D44 2002

Dubal, David. The Art of the Piano: Its Performers, Literature, and Recordings,
    3rd ed. Pompton Plains,
NJ: Amadeus Press, 2004. RMU ML105 D8 1989

Gillespie, John Gillespie and Anna Gillespie. A Bibliography of Nineteenth-
    Century American Piano
Music. Westport: Greenwood, 1984. 
RMU ML128 P3 G54 1984

Hinson, Maurice. Guide to The Pianist's Repertoire. 3rd ed. Bloomington:
    Indiana University Press, 2000.
    RMU ML128.P3 H5 2000

Palmieri, Robert. The Piano: An Encyclopedia. 2nd ed. NY: Routledge, 2003.
    RMU ML102.P5 E53 2003

Palmieri, Robert. Piano Information Guide: An Aid to Research. NY: Garland,
RMU ML128 P3 P34 1989

Phemister, William. American Piano Concertos: A Bibliography. Detroit:
    Published for the College Music
Society, Information Coordinators,
RMU ML128 P3 P5 1985

Ripin, Edwin M. et al. "Pianoforte." In Grove Music Online. Oxford Music Online,

    (accessed April 20, 2012).
Grove Pianoforte Article (UWM ID Required)

Rowland, David, ed. The Cambridge Companion to the Piano. Cambridge,
    England: Cambridge
University Press, 1998. ML650 .C3 1998

Wolcott, Michiko Ishiyama. Piano, The Instrument: An Annotated Bibliography.
    Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow,
2001. RMU ML128.P3 W65 2001

Wolters, Klaus. Handbuch der Klavierliteratur: Klaviermusik zu zwei Händen.
    5th ed. Zürich: Atlantis
Musikbuch-Verlag, 2001. RMU MT140
W64 1977