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Music 299: Music Since 1900

This guide is designed to stimulate and facilitate topic selection for your final paper. It provides content from library collections, as well as many from publicly-available sources from the Library of Congress that will help you begin to develop a topic. 

Library Sessions:

Thursday, Sept. 21: Introductory Session, meet in Penrose Archives (lower-level of Penrose). See the Pre-Archives Exercise tab of this guide for an assignment due in class that day.

Thursday, Oct. 12: Library session on Research Methods and Secondary Sources (meet in CTL classroom on 3rd floor of Penrose - a.k.a. the fishbowl). 

  • bring written list of 1-2 topic ideas
  • bring laptop if available


Tipica Orchestra

New York Public Library

My Honolulu Lady

From the New York Public Library

Lou Harrison

From Calisphere

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