François Boucher; Pierre-Alexandre Aveline, "Organiste Chinois," 18th century.
Image courtesy New York Public Library, nypl_prn_857
Loeb Music Library Information
Harvard's main repository for music materials, supporting research in a variety of musical disciplines: historical musicology, music theory, ethnomusicology, composition, and performance practice.
Loeb Music Library Website (Location, Hours, etc.)
Welcome! This is a selective starter guide to music research in the Harvard Libraries, created to accompany an in-class tutorial on finding primary sources for Music 220: Chinese Music in 18th-century Europe. Some resources listed are accessible to Harvard users only, but they may be accessed from home or campus.
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