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Music: Composition & Technology

This guide provides helpful resources for students enrolled in music courses at LaGrange College.

Books on Composition

Welcome Music Composition & Technolgy Students!

Lewis Library Online Catalog


  • All music books or books realted to music are located on the top (3rd) floorof Lewis Library.
  • When searching for books in the Stacks, look for call numbers beginning with the letter M.
  • When searching for books in Reference, look for call numbers beginning with REF M.

Music & Books on Music:

  • M1 - M5000 = Printed Music (including collection, vocal scores, & more)
  • ML1 - ML3930 = Literature on Music (including composer biographies, music history, & more)
  • MT1 - MT960 = Music Instruction & Study (including music theory, instrument techniques, & more)

Resources for Re-mixing, Sampling, and Other Creative Compositions

Music students who are actively composing may be interested in the below guide about copyright. The guide includes many features that are helpful in both educating students about Copyright, Fair Use, Creative Commons and the Public Domain, as well as assisting students in finding media (such as music, video and more) to use and re-use as part of your creative compositions.  In the Copyright guide, you will find:

  • Videos explaining Creative Commons
  • A Creative Commons Liscense Chart
  • Tools for determining Fair Use
  • Information about Public Domain media
  • Links to appropriate Public Domain & Creative Commons site, where you can find both music and video that is available for sampling, remixing, and more.

Check out this guide:

Books on Music Technology

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