ML: literature on music

The partial outline below is drawn from the schedules and is intended to illustrate the main provisions of the classification. Only the major segments are illustrated.

ML: literature on music (music history and criticism)

  • 1-29: Periodicals, directories, societies, foundations
  • 35-44: Festivals, congresses, programs
  • 48-54.8: Librettos
  • 90-97: Writings of musicians, manuscripts, etc.
  • 100-109: Dictionaries, encyclopedias
  • 111-158: Bibliography
  • 430-455: Composition
  • 460-1554: Instruments and instrumental music
  • 475-554: By region
  • 549-1092: By instrument
  • 1100-1165: Chamber music
  • 1200-1270: Orchestral music
  • 1300-1354: Band music
  • 1400-3275: Vocal music
  • 3300-3354: Programs music
  • 3400-3465: Dance music
  • 3469-3499: Popular music
  • 3545-3775: National music
  • 3800-3923: Philosophy and physics of music
  • 3930-: Literature on music for children