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Music Appreciation

Interested in checking out the music of your favorite artists, or learning more about a style of music, musician, or composer, or learning more about music theory or playing a musical instrument? Well, here you can search our catalog, check out our databases, and take a look at some of our favorite online resources.

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CDs, DVDs, and Scores

The library has CDs and DVDs for many musical genres, including classical, country, folk, jazz, latin jazz, tejano, conjunto, blues, rap, popular, world, musicals, and movie soundtracks. DVDs include music concerts and music documentaries. Sheet music includes popular songbooks as well as classical scores. The Central Library reference department has an extensive music score collection that includes multiple music genres.

Below are featured a few examples from the library's many CD, DVD, and music score holdings.

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Learn Music

Interested in learning to play a musical instrument, or about music theory, or music recording? Check out the many books and DVDs SAPL has on these subjects. Here are just a few examples:

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