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Music Research Guide: Texts Set to Music + Translations

Locate online and print resources, including key databases, catalogs, Web sites, and bibliographies, as well as search strategies, locations, and a wealth of other information about music at Princeton.

Opera

Songs & Lieder

Musicals & Lyrics

For key collections of popular song lyrics, see the Popular Music tab. For the most imporant collections of show tune lyrics and librettos (books) for musicals, see the Musical Theater tab.

Sacred Music