Classification System

EAMT Library books/ Sheet music/ Sound and video recordings

 

0 REFERENCE BOOKS AND RESEARCHES
0 General reference books
0.1 Music reference books
    0.11     Music dictionaries
0.2 Bibliographies
0.3 Textbooks
D Dissertations, abstracts of dissertations
DE      Abstracts of dissertations by Estonian authors
  EAMT researches:
M     Master's theses
MD     Doctoral theses (theses by musicologists and music theorists are situated in the library archives)
T     Research manuscripts
Ü     Bachelor's theses
TT Other researches
 
1 HISTORY
1 General history
    1p     Historical personages
1.1 General music history
    1.11     Old civilizations. Antiquity
    1.12     Middle ages
    1.13     Renaissance
    1.14     Baroque
    1.15     Classicism
    1.16     Romanticism, turn of the century
    1.17     20th century
    1.18     21st century
1E History of Estonia
    1Ep    Estonian personages (musical persons see 2E)
1.2 Estonian music history
    1.21     Estonian folklore
    1.22     Song festivals, song days
1.3 Ethnomusicology. Traditional music
1.4 National music histories
1.5 Countries and nations: non-musical folklore
2 INDIVIDUALS AND COLLECTIVES
2E Estonian composers and music personages
2.1 Foreign composers and music personages
    2.11     Catalogues, bibliographies and textbooks of compositions
    2.12     Letters, memoirs
    2.13     Biographies, oeuvre overviews
    2.14     Analysis of compositions
    2.15     Interpretation of compositions
2A Composer albums
2.2 Musicologists
2.3 Music collectives and organisations
2.4 Music theatres
2.5 Music institutions (archives, museums, schools)
2.6 Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre
2.7 Contests, festivals
 
3 MUSICAL GENRES
3.0 Musical genres
3.1 Instrumental music
    3.11     Symphonic music. Orchestral music
    3.12     Chamber music
3.2 Vocal music
3.4 Music for the stage
    3.41     Opera
    3.42     Operetta, musical
    3.43     Ballet
    3.44     Music in film, radio dramas, etc.
3.5 Sacral music
3.7 Popular music
    3.71     Jazz
    3.71p     Jazz musicians
 
4 MUSIC THEORY
4.0 Music theory: history and general treatises
4.1 Elementary theory
4.2 Structure and form of music. Analysis techniques. Elements of music
    4.22     Harmony. Texture. History of harmony
        4.222         General bass = Numbered bass
    4.23     Polyphony. Counterpoint. History of polyphony
    4.24     Music analysis
    4.25     Style
    4.26     Musical dramaturgy
    4.27     Compositional techniques
4.3 Notation
 
5 INTERPRETATION, INSTRUMENTS, INTERPRETERS, MUSIC TECHNOLOGY 
5.0 Interpretation. Ensemble playing. Performance practice. Free accompaniment. Improvisation (interpretation of certain compositions see 2.15)
5.1 Instruments, their classification
    5.11     Folk instruments
5.2 Conducting
    5.21     Choral conducting, work with choir
    5.22     Orchestral conducting, work with orchestra
    5.2p     Conductors, choir conductors
5.3 Singing. Human voice
    5.3p     Singers
5.4 Keyboard instruments
    5.41     Piano
    5.42     Harpsichord
    5.43     Clavichord
    5.44     Organ
    5.45     Accordion
    5.4p     Keyboard instrument players
5.5 String instruments
    5.51     Violin
    5.52     Viola
    5.53     Cello
    5.54     Double bass
    5.55     Plucked instruments
    5.5p     String instrument players
5.6 Wind instruments
    5.61     Woodwind instruments
    5.62     Brass instruments
    5.6p     Wind instrument players
5.7 Percussion
    5.7p     Percussionists
5.8 Music technology
    5.81     Electronic and computer music
    5.82     Audiovisual composition
    5.83     Sound recording
 
6 MUSIC EDUCATIONAL SCIENCE
6.0 Pedagogic
    6.01     History of education
    6.02     Behaviour, protocol
6.1 Psychology
    6.11     Music psychology. Music therapy
6.2 Music educational science
6.3 Music education: methodology, teacher handbooks
    6.31     Music education for young children
    6.32     Music schoolbooks
    6.33     Estonian songbooks, schoolbooks (by classes)
    6.34     Schoolbooks of other countries (by countries)
6.4 Music educational scores
 
7 MUSICOLOGY AND ITS OTHER ASPECTS
7.0 Musicology: general researches, methods, history
    7.01     Musicological writings from the Soviet period
7.1 Music aesthetics, music philosophy
    7.11     Music criticism. Music journalism
7.2 Semiotics. Music semiotics
7.4 Sociology. Music and society. Media
7.5 Acoustics
8 OTHER FIELDS
8 Cultural theory. Cultural management
8.0 Series of literary, art, philosophy, social sciences
    AER     Avatud Eesti raamat
    EM     Eesti mõttelugu
8.1 Philosophy. Logic. Ethics
    8.1p     Philosophers
8.2 Christian religion. Atheism
    8.21     Mythology, ritual
    8.22     Other religions (Buddhism, Islam, etc.)
    8.2p     Church and religious personages
8.3 Aesthetics
    8.30     Art reference books, general history, time periods
    8.31     Art of countries and nations
        8.31p         Foreign artists
        8.31E         Estonian art
        8.31Ep         Estonian artists
    8.32     Art galleries
    8.33     Various art
    8.34     Photography, general photoalbums
    8.41     Theatre
    8.42     Dance
    8.43     Movies
    8.4p     Theatre and movie personages
8.5 Social sciences: sociology, demography, political science, etc.
8.6 Informatics
8.7 Law
8.8 History of literature, literary studies
8.8T History of foreign literature, literary studies
8.8E History of Estonian literature, literary studies
    8.8p     Authors
    8.81     History of printed materials
    8.82     Information sciences. History of libraries. Restoration
8.9 Linguistics
    8.9E     Estonian
    8.9H     Chinese
    8.9Hisp     Spanish
    8.9I     English
    8.9It     Italian
    8.9K     Greek
    8.9Lad     Latin
   8.9Lä     Latvian
    8.9N     Norwegian
    8.9Po     Polish
    8.9Pr     French
    8.9Ro     Swedish
    8.9S     German
    8.9So     Finnish
    8.9Ta     Danish
    8.9Ti     Tibetian
   8.9Tš     Czech
    8.9U     Hungarian
    8.9V     Russian
    8.9Va     Votic
8T Foreign literature
    8T luule     Foreign poetry
8E Estonian literature
    8E luule     Estonian poetry
8Eep Eposes
 
9 VARIOUS
9.1 Popular writings about music
9.2 Music and other fields of art and science
9.31 Sport
9.32 Nature
9.33 Medicine. Healthcare
9.34 Sciences
9.35 Geography. Atlases. Maps
Herz Books donated by Prof. Joachim Herz
Per Journals, newspapers
RPer Rare periodicals
RR Rare books