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Black Composers

A reference guide for classical music written by black composers

Periodicals Databases

Finding Journal Articles

Use the U of M catalog as your first option for locating books, e-books, scores, journal titles (but not articles), audio and video recordings, electronic databases, and microfilm or microfiche.

For tips on searching: KeywordAuthor/ComposerTitleSubjectNumberAdvanced Search.

These electronic indexes are specifically focused on music:

Periodicals Databases

Need an article we don't have?

For articles not found in U of M print holdings or in one of our licensed databases, our Interlibrary Loan service is available to current U of M students, faculty, and staff and to Belhaven College (Memphis campus) students.