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Vocal Music Guide: Other Resources

Journals (print volumes shelved in alphabetical order by title on journal shelves)

Cambridge Opera Journal    print, 1989-2005; 1989-current in Cambridge Opera Journal (UNT Online Resource)
Journal of Research in Singing    print, 1977-1986, from the International Association for Experimental Research in Singing
alternate title: Journal of Research in Singing and Applied Vocal Pedagogy    print, 1986-1995
Journal of Singing    print, 1995-2012; 2002-current in Journal of Singing (UNT Online Resource) from National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)
Journal of Voice     print, 1987-2003; 1995-current in Journal of voice - Discover (
Opera News    print, 1945-2012; 1983-current in Opera News (UNT Online Resource)
Opera Quarterly     print, 1983-2002; 1996-current in Opera Quarterly (UNT Online Resource)
*To find specific articles, please search one of the music-specific article databases.


The Audio Center has many recordings on CD available for circulation.  Please search the music library catalog for the recording(s) you would like and bring the call number to the Music Library Service Desk (or just ask for assistance at the desk).  Also, there are many recordings available online through the audio databases that UNT subscribes to.

Online Resources

Aria Database - A collection of information opera and operatic arias
Art Song Central - An archive of standard vocal repertoire available for printing
The Folk Song Index - A searchable index of mostly English-language folk songs
IPA Source - The largest collection of literal translations and International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions on the web
The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive - An extensive archive of text to Lieder, art songs, and other vocal works (choral, madrigal, and part-songs)
National Association of Teachers of Singing -  The largest professional association of teachers of singing
Operabase - A searchable database for opera performances, artists,  managers, companies, and performance statistics
OperaGlass - A resource to get detailed information about operas 


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