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Abramson, Rudy and Jean Haskell, eds. Encyclopedia of Appalachia. Knoxville, Tenn. : University of Tenn. Press, 2006. 


Bebbington, Warren. The Oxford Guide to Australian Music. New York : Oxford University Press, 1997. 


Ferris, William R. Mississippi Black Folklore: A Research Bibliography and Discography. Hattiesburg , Miss ; University and College Press of Mississippi , Souther Station, 1971. Blockson Z5984.M5F43 1971

Floyd, Samuel A., Jr. and Marsha J. Reisser. Black Music in the United States : An Annotated Bibliography of Selected Reference and Research Materials . Millwood , N.Y. : Kraus International, 1983. 


Heskes, Irene. The Resource Book of Jewish Music: A Bibliographical and Topical Guide to the Book and Journal Literature and Program Material. Westport , Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1985. .


Kaufmann, Walter. Musical References in the Chinese Classics. Detroit , Mich. : Information Coordinators, 1976. (Detroit monographs in musicology, 5). 


McLean, Mervyn. An Annotated Bibliography of Oceanic Music and Dance , 2nd ed. Warren , MI : Harmonie Park Press, 1995. 


Miller, Terry E. Folk Music in America : A Reference Guide. New York : Garland , 1986. 


McNeil, W. K., ed. Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music. New York : Routledge, 2005. 


Moskowitz, David Vlado. Caribbean Popular Music : an Encyclopedia of Reggae, Mento, Ska, Rock Steady, and Dance Hall. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2006. 

Nulman, Macy. Concise Encyclopedia of Jewish Music. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1975. 


Porter, James. The Traditional Music of Britain and Ireland . New York : Garland , 1989. (Music reference and information guides, 11) 


Sambamoorthy, P. A Dictionary of South Indian Music and Musicians. 2 nd ed. Madras : Indian Music Publishing House, 1984. 


Skowronski, JoAnn. Black Music in America : A Bibliography. Metuchen, N.J. :Scarecrow Press, 1981. 


Smialek, William. Polish Music: A Research and Information Guide . New York : Garland , 1989. (Music research and information guides, 12) Paley Stacks ML120.P6S6 1989.


Southern, Eileen and Josephine Wright. African-American Traditions in Song, Sermon, Tale, and Dance, 1600s-1920: An Annotated Bibliography of Literature, Collections, and Artworks . New York : Greenwood , 1990. (The Green encyclopedia of black music). Paley Ref Stacks Z5956.A47S68 1990


Sweeney, Philip. The Rough Guide to Cuban Music. London : Rough Guides ; New York : Distributed by the Penguin Group, 1001. Paley Stacks ML3486.C8 S944x 2001



Thompson, Donald, and Annie F. Thompson. Music and Dance in Puerto Rico from the Age of Columbus to Modern Times: An Annotated Bibliography. Metuchen , N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1991. (Studies in Latin American Music, 1) Paley Stacks ML125.P8T55 1991.



Tsuge, Gen'ichi. Japanese Music: An Annotated Bibliography. New York : Garland , 1986. (Garland bibliographies in ethnomusicology) Paley Stacks ML120.J3T8 1986.


Van der Klis, Jolande. The Essential Guide to Dutch Music. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, Musiekgroep Nederland, 2000. Paley Stacks ML106.N4 H4813 2000.

Wright-McLeod, Brian. The Encyclopedia of Native Music. Tuscon : University of Arizona Press, 2005. Paley Stacks ML156.4.I5W75 2005.