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Music Citation Guide: Books

Citation Examples by Source

Citation Examples

Book with single author (Turabian 17.1)

  Bibliography

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of book. Publication location: Publisher,
     Date of Publication.


Getz, Christine Suzanne. Music in the Collective Experience in Sixteenth-Century Milan.
     Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2005.

  Notes

     1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of book (Publication location: Publisher,
Date of Publication), page numbers.


     1. Christine Suzanne Getz, Music in the Collective Experience in Sixteenth-Century Milan 
(Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2005), 35.
 

Book with multiple authors (Turabian 17.1)

  Bibliography

Author Last Name, Author First Name and Author First Name Author Last Name. Title of book.
     Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.
 

Hepokoski, James and Warren Darcy. Elements of Sonata Theory: norms, types, and deformations
     in the late eighteenth-century sonata
. New York:Oxford University Press, 2006.

  Notes

     1. Author First Name Author Last Name and Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of book
(Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.


     1. James Hepokoski and Warren Darcy, Elements of Sonata Theory: norms, types, and deformations
in the late eighteenth-century sonata
 (New York: Oxford University Press, 2006), 46.
 

Book with editor or translator as author (Turabian 17.1.1.2)

  Bibliography

Author Last Name, Author First Name, eds. OR trans. Title of book. Publication location: 
     Publisher, Date of Publication.


Wierzbicki, James, Nathan Platte and Colin Rost, eds. The Routledge Film Music Sourcebook.
     New York: Routledge, 2012.
 

  Notes

     1. Author First Name Author Last Name, eds. OR trans. Title of book, (Publication location: 
Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.


     1. James Wierzbicki, Nathan Platte and Colin Rost, eds. The Routledge Film Music Sourcebook
(New York: Routledge, 2012), 70.
 

Book with both an author AND an editor or translator (Turabian 17.1.1.1)

  Bibliography

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of book. Translated OR Edited by First Name Last Name. 
     Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.


Schoenberg, Arnold. Theory of Harmony. Translated by Roy E. Carter. Berkeley: University of
     California Press, 1978.
 

  Notes

     1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of book, Translated OR Edited by First Name Last Name
(Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.


     1. Arnold Schoenberg, Theory of Harmony, Translated by Roy E. Carter (Berkeley: University of
California Press, 1978), 22.
 

Chapter or other parts of a book  (Turabian 17.1.8)

  Bibliography

Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Book chapter." In Title of book, translated OR edited by First
     Name Last Name, page range. Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.


Weber, William. "The History of Musical Canon." In Rethinking Music, edited by Nicholas Cook and
     Mark Everist, 336-355. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

  Notes

     1. Author First Name Author Last Name, "Book chapter" in Title of Book, ed. OR trans. First Name Last Name (Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page nos.

     1. William Weber, "The History of Musical Canon" in Rethinking Music, eds. Nicholas Cook
and Mark Everist (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999), 340.