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Composer resources - M to P

The catalogues, biographies and bibliographies listed here are a representative sample of material available on the open shelves of the Rare Books & Music Reading Room.

G. MACHAUTEarp, LaurenceGuillaume de Machaut: a guide to research (New York, London, 1995).
G. & A. MAHLERFiller, Susan M.Gustav and Alma Mahler: a guide to research (New York, London, 1989).
G. MAHLERLa Grange, Henry Louis deGustav Mahler (Oxford, 1999).
G. MAHLERNamenwirth, Simon MichaelGustav Mahler: a critical bibliography (Wiesbaden, 1987). 3 vols.
B. & A. MARCELLOSelfridge-Field, EleanorThe music of Benedetto and Alessandro Marcello: a thematic catalogue (Oxford, 1990).
B. MARTINUCervinková, BlankaBohuslav Martinu: bibliograficky katalog (Praha, 1990).
P. MASCAGNIFlury, RogerPietro Mascagni: a bio-bibliography (Westport, 2001).
W. MATHIASCraggs, Stewart R.William Mathias: a bio-bibliography (Westport, London, 1995).
P. MAXWELL DAVIESCraggs, Stewart R.Peter Maxwell Davies: a source book (Aldershot, 2002).
P. MAXWELL DAVIESBayliss, ColinThe music of Sir Peter Maxwell Davies: an annotated catalogue (Highgate, 1991).
P. MAXWELL DAVIESSmith, Carolyn J.Peter Maxwell Davies: a bio-bibliography (Westport, London, 1995).
F. MENDELSSOHNTodd, R. LarryMendelssohn: a life in music (Oxford, 2003).
F. MENDELSSOHNCooper, John MichaelFelix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: a guide to research, with an introduction to research concerning Fanny Hensel (New York, 2001).
D. MILHAUDMilhaud, MadeleineCatalogue des oeuvres de Darius Milhaud (Genève, 1982).
C. MONTEVERDIAdams, K.G. & Kiel, D.Claudio Monteverdi: a guide to research (New York, London, 1989).
C. MONTEVERDIStattkus, Manfred H.Claudio Monteverdi: Verzeichnis der erhaltenen Werke. Kleine Ausgabe (Bergkamen, 1985).
I. MOSCHELESMoscheles, IgnazThematisches Verzeichniss im Druck erschienener Compositionen von Ignaz Moscheles (London, 1966).
W.A. MOZARTKöchel, Ludwig vonChronologisch-thematisches Verzeichnis sämtlicher Tonwerke Wolfgang Amadé Mozarts (Sechste Auflage, Wiesbaden, 1964).
W.A. MOZARTHaberkamp, GertrautDie Erstdrucke der Werke von Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Tutzing, 1986). 2 vols.
W.A. MOZARTHastings, BairdWolfgang Amadeus Mozart: a guide to research (New York, London, 1989).
C. NIELSENMiller, Mina F.Carl Nielsen: a guide to research (New York, London, 1987).
C. NIELSENMøllerhøj, Klaus & Bjørnum, BirgitCarl Nielsens Samling: katalog over komponistens musikhåndskrifter i Det kongelige Bibliotek (København, 1992).
J. OCKEGHEM & J. OBRECHTPicker, MartinJohannes Ockeghem and Jacob Obrecht: a guide to research (New York, London, 1988).
N. PAGANINIMoretti, M.R. & Sorrento, A.Catalogo tematico delle musiche di Niccolò Paganini (Genova, 1982).
G. PAISIELLORobinson, Michael FinlayGiovanni Paisiello: a thematic catalogue of his works... with the assistance of Ulrike Hofmann (Stuyvesant, NY., 1991-4). 2 vols.
G. P. da PALESTRINAMarvin, ClaraGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: a guide to research (New York, 2002).
G.B. PERGOLESIPaymer, M. E. & Williams, H.W.Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: a guide to research (New York, London, 1989).
I. PLEYELBenton, RitaIgnace Pleyel: a thematic catalogue of his compositions (New York, 1977).
A. PONCHIELLISirch, LiciaCatalogo tematico delle musiche di Amilcare Ponchielli (Cremona, 1989).
F. POULENCKeck, George R.Francis Poulenc: a bio-bibliography (Westport, 1990).
F. POULENCSchmidt, Carl B.The music of Francis Poulenc (1899-1963): a catalogue (Oxford, 1995).
S. PROKOFIEVGlinka MuseumAvtografy S.S. Prokof'eva v fondakh Gosudarstvennogo tsentralnogo muzeiia muzykal'noi kul'tury im M.I. Glinki. Ed. F.A. Krasinska & M.K. Starodubtseva (Moskva, 1977).
G. PUCCINIGirardi, MichelePuccini: his international art (Chicago, 2000).
G. PUCCINIFairtile, Linda B.Giacomo Puccini: a guide to research (New York, London, 1999).
G. PUCCINIHopkinson, CecilA bibliography of the works of Giacomo Puccini 1858-1924 (New York, 1968).
H. PURCELLBurden, M. (ed.)Henry Purcell's operas: the complete texts (Oxford, 2000).
H. PURCELLShay, Robert Stuart & Thompson, RobertPurcell manuscripts: the principal musical sources (Cambridge, 2000).
H. PURCELLZimmerman, Franklin B.Henry Purcell: a guide to research (New York, London, 1989).
H. PURCELLZimmerman, Franklin B.Henry Purcell, 1659-1695: an analytical catalogue of his music (London, 1963).