Music citations may vary by style and nature of use. The book Music Research: A Handbook, by Laurie Sampsel, has detailed instructions for citing music sources in APA, Chicago, and MLA style.
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 7th edition, print.
Online resources, 7th edition:
Chicago Manual of Style Online, 17th edition
MLA Handbook, 8th edition, print
Online resources, 8th edition:
The following manuals may also be helpful for researching and writing about music in general: