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Syracuse University Libraries

Women's History Month: Music

About the Curation

In the music world, female composers have often been disregarded or forgotten. To celebrate their artistry and creativity, Bird Library has compiled a list of Musical Theater and Classical works by female composers!

Musical Theatre

Use Musical Theater Songs to search musical theater repertoire by composer!

Classical Music

Find scores by your favorite women composers from the Renaissance to the 21st century using Classical Scores Library!

Featured Text

Want to do research on contemporary women in the music field? Try using this book! This source discusses the wide-spread media discussions about women's roles in society and culture, and how they have changed throughout the twentieth century. It also includes not only the role of women in the world of composing, but also in music business, conducting, education, and technology! 

Arts Related Databases

Want to watch a full performance without paying fees? Try using these databases!