Music Cataloging at Yale Call Numbers
M6-M175 || M180-M298.5 || M300-M990 || M1000/M1100, etc. || M1005/M1105, etc. || M1500/M2000, etc. || M1528/M2018, etc. || M1611/M2102, etc. || MT179-MT735

Class numbers for musical instruction and study: Instrumental

MT179-MT735

MT179-MT258
MT259-MT338
MT339-MT533
MT539-MT654
MT655-MT725

MT728-MT735
Keyboard instruments
bowed stringed instruments
wind instruments: woodwind instruments || brass instruments
plucked stringed instrument
percussion instruments
Other instruments
ensembles

Class Keyboard instruments: organ || electronic || harmonium || piano || harpsichord || Other keyboard
MT179 General works
MT180-MT198
MT180
MT182
MT185

MT187
MT189
MT190
MT191
  .A3
  .A8
  .C5
  .H4
  .I5
  .M6
  .T7
Organ
  General
  Systems and methods
  Studies and exercises
  Special technical
     Pedal techniques
     Registration techniques
     Accompaniment techniques for Gregorian chant and other liturgical music
  Other A-Z
     Accompaniment
     Arranging
     Chorales
     Harmony
     Improvisation
     Modulation
     Trio playing
MT192
MT193

MT194
MT197
MT198
Electronic (including synthesizers with keyboards)
  Teaching pieces
   Instructive editions
      Two or more composers
      One composer
  Self-instructors
MT200-MT208
MT200
MT202
MT205
MT208
Reed organ (harmonium)
  General works
  Systems and methods
  Studies and exercises
  Self-instructors
MT220-MT255
MT220
MT221
MT222
MT224

MT225

MT226
MT227
MT228
MT229
MT230
MT231
MT232
MT233
MT235
MT236
MT238
MT239

MT240.A-Z
MT242
MT243

MT245
MT247
MT248

MT250
MT252
MT255
Piano
  General works
  Physiology of the hand; including hand exercises
  Systems and methods
  Rudiments of music
  Studies and exercises
     General works
     Special techniques
          Left hand
          Pedal
          Touch (class here works about legato, staccato, melody, etc., playing)
          Wrist (class here works about octave, chord, etc., playing)
          Thirds, sixths, etc.
          Scales and arpeggios
          Fingering
          Rhythm
          Phrasing
          Sight reading, transposition, accompaniment, etc.
          Polyphonic playing
          Performance of popular music (class here works about vamping, ragtime, vaudeville piano playing,
               jazz, boogie-woogie, improvisation, playing by ear, etc.; including accompaniment
          Other, A-Z
     Four-hand, two-piano, etc., playing
     Teaching pieces
     Instructive editions
          Two or more composers
          One composer
     Self-instructors
     Special kinds of piano, including early instruments
          General works
          Harpsichord, etc.
          Janko keyboard
MT257.A-Z
MT258
Other keyboard instruments, A-Z
Virgil clavier, technicon, and similar instruments for practicing
Class Bowed stringed instruments: violin || viola || violoncello || double bass || other || early instruments
MT259 General works
violin viola violoncello double bass
MT260
MT261
MT262

MT265
MT266

MT267
MT268
MT269
MT270
MT271
MT272
MT274

MT275
MT276
MT278

MT279.5
MT279.7
MT280
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MT282

MT285
MT286

MT287
MT288
MT289
MT290
MT291
MT292
MT294

MT295
MT296
MT298

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MT300
---
MT302

MT305
MT306

MT307
MT308
MT309
---
MT310
MT312
MT314

MT315
MT317
MT318

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MT320
---
MT322
MT330
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MT331
   
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MT333.6
MT333
MT333.4
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MT334
 
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General works
Physiology of the hand(for hand exercises, see MT221)
Systems and methods
Studies and exercises
     General works
     Orchestral studies
     Special techniques
          Bowing
          Positions
          Chords
          Harmonics
          Other (not A-Z)
     Two instruments
Teaching pieces
Instructive editions
     Two or more composers
     One composer
Self-instructors
Special styles
     Fiddling, Folk-style violin playing
     Jazz
Class Other bowed stringed instruments (for a complete list see MT335.A-Z)
MT336-MT338
MT336
MT337
MT338
Early bowed stringed instruments
viola d'amore
viola da gamba
other
Class Wind instruments:
MT339
MT339.5
General works
Woodwind instruments (general)
Class Windwind instruments:
flute piccolo recorder oboe clarinet saxophone bassoon
MT340
MT342
MT343
MT344
MT345
MT346
MT347
MT348
MT357
MT357.2
MT357.5
MT357.6
MT357.3
MT357.4
MT357.7
MT357.8
MT350
MT351
MT352.5
MT352.6
MT352
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MT352.7
MT353
MT360
MT362
MT363
MT364
MT365
MT366
MT367
MT368
MT380
MT382
MT383
MT384
MT385
MT386
MT387
MT388
MT500
MT502
MT503
MT504
MT505
MT506
MT507
MT508
MT400
MT402
MT403
MT404
MT405
MT406
MT407
MT408
General works
Systems and methods
Teaching pieces
Instructive editions
Studies and exercises
Orchestral studies
Two instruments
Self-instructors
class Other woodwinds (for a complete list, see MT358-MT415, MT510-MT533)
MT356
MT358.P45
MT376
MT392
MT412
fife
penny whistle
English horn
bass clarinet
contrabassoon
Class Brass instruments: horn || trumpet/cornet || trombone || tuba || other
MT418 General works
horn trumpet
cornet
trombone baritone
euphonium
tuba
MT420
MT422
MT423
MT424
MT425
MT426
MT427
MT428
MT440
MT442
MT443
MT444
MT445
MT446
MT447
MT448
MT496
MT496
MT496
MT496
MT496
MT496
MT496
MT496
MT460
MT462.2
MT462.5
MT462.6
MT462.3
MT462.4
MT462.7
MT462.8
MT480
MT482
MT483
MT484
MT485
MT486
MT487
MT488
General works
Systems and methods
Teaching pieces
Instructive editions
Studies and exercises
Orchestral studies
Two instruments
Self-instructors
class Other brass (for a complete list, see MT456-MT497)
MT352
MT472
MT494
bugle
bass trombone, contrabass trombone
flügelhorn
Class Plucked stringed instruments: harp || banjo || guitar || mandolin || zither || other
MT539 General works
harp banjo guitar lute mandolin zither
MT540
MT542
MT543
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MT545
MT546
MT547
MT548
MT544
MT560
MT562
MT563
MT564
MT565
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MT567
MT568
MT569
MT580
MT582
MT583
MT584
MT585
MT856
MT587
MT588
MT589
MT640
MT640.2
MT640.5
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MT640.3
MT640.4
MT640.7
MT640.8
MT640.6
MT600
MT602
MT603
MT604
MT605
MT606
MT607
MT608
MT608.5
MT620
MT622
MT623
MT624
MT625
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MT627
MT628
MT628.5
General works
Systems and methods
Teaching pieces
Rudiments of music
Studies and exercises
Orchestral studies
Two instruments
Self-instructors
Instructive editions
class Other plucked strinted instruments (for a complete list, see MT557-MT654)
MT552
MT599.D6
MT599.B4
MT632
MT654.A7
Celtic harp
electric (bass) guitar
dobro
autoharp
Appalachian dulcimer
Class Percussion instruments: timpani || drums || bongo/conga || xylophone, marimba, vibraphone, etc. || other percussion || other
MT655
MT655.2
MT655.3
MT655.4
MT655.5
MT655.6
MT655.7
MT655.8
General works
Systems and methods
Studies and exercises
Orchestral studies
Teaching pieces
Instructive editions
Two instruments
Self-instructors
timpani snare drum
bass drum
drum set, etc.
bongo
conga
xylophone
marimba
vibraphone
MT660
MT660.2
MT660.3
MT660.4
MT660.5
MT660.6
MT660.7
MT660.8
MT662
MT662.2
MT662.3
MT662.4
MT662.5
MT662.6
MT662.7
MT662.8
MT663
MT663.2
MT663.3
MT663.4
MT663.5
MT663.6
MT663.7
MT663.8
MT719
MT719.2
MT719.3
MT719.4
MT719.5
MT719.6
MT719.7
MT719.8
General works
Systems and methods
Studies and exercises
Orchestral studies
Teaching pieces
Instructive editions
Two instruments
Self-instructors
class Other percussion instruments (for a complete list, see MT664-MT725)
MT710
MT711
MT720
MT725.B55
MT725.S7
carillon, bell ringing, etc.
hand bell ringing
tubular bells, chimes
bodhrán
steel drum
class Other instruments (for a complete list, see MT670-MT725)
accordion concertina
MT680
MT680.2
MT680.3
MT680.4
MT680.5
MT680.6
MT680.7
MT680.8
MT681
MT681.2
MT681.3
MT681.4
MT681.5
MT681.6
MT681.7
MT681.8
General works
Systems and methods
Studies and exercises
Orchestral studies
Teaching pieces
Instructive editions
Two instruments
Self-instructors
MT682
MT700
MT722
MT723
MT724
MT725.H37
harmonica
player-piano
implements pout to musical use
computer sound processing
electronic instruments (not A-Z)
hurdy-gurdy
MT728-MT735 Ensembles (for a complete list, see MT733)

MT728

MT728.2
MT728.3
Chamber music
  General works
   Instructive editions
      Two or more composers
      One composer
MT730 orchestra

MT733
MT733.4
band
  General works
  Marching bands and maneuvers
MT733.7 big band, dance band, jazz band
MT734 mandolin, etc., orchestra

Rudiments of music: class here rudiments of music combined with instruction for the instrument


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