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Performing Arts Library: Schenkerian Analysis

Introduction to the PAL and Tabs for LibGuides.

Welcome

Welcome to the Schenkerian Analysis Research Guide! This guide is meant to provide tools and resources to help you gain an understanding of Schenkerian analysis and to provide a good place to begin your research on the topic. You will find help formulating a good strategy in the library catalog and JSTOR; links to selected books, disserations, and journal articles; and interesting links on the topic of Schenker and Schenkerian analysis.

Materials

Catalog Search Tips

When searching the library catalog, some good search terms are "Schenker" and "Schenkerian analysis." If you search "Schenker" as an author, you will return resources that Schenker wrote. Using "Schenker" and "Schenkerian analysis" as keywords will return resources on theory.

JSTOR Search Tips and Articles of Interest

JSTOR is a good place to start when looking for journal articles on Schenkerian analysis. "Schenkerian analysis" or "Schenker examples" make good search terms. Below you will find some journal articles that provide examples of analysis.

Links of Interest

Books in the Library

A selected list of books available in the library on the topic of Schenkerian analysis. The selected resources are linked to the catalog and provide the call number as well as a description taken from the publisher's product description or introduction of the work.