Welcome class of MUSIC 197! The UCI Libraries have a wealth of information to aid your journey through the land of songs. Listed below are just a few of the resources you can use to find information about texts, poets, composers, songs, and pianists. Explore the library and other pages of this Music Guide for other helpful resources. Finally, remember you can always ask me questions via email: email@example.com
Finding music: See the Voice page for tips on finding sheet music and translations for songs.
Online diction help: SingersBabel is a great resource to help you learn how to speak and sing art song lyrics.
Watch performances: Medici.tv provides a couple of thousand high quality videos of world class artists performing as well as masterclasses to help you learn.
You can locate more song translations by reading liner notes of CDs and online albums and by searching in Library Search for similar materials as the above books. Song translation books are best found by searching "songs texts LANGUAGE/COMPOSER" changing LANGUAGE/COMPOSER to the name of the language or last name of composer you're searching for.
Many, but not all, of the resources can be found at the following search: