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Grove Music Online

Access to online music dictionaries

Grove Music Online comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.

Grove Music Online is a searchable database of musical terms, genres, styles, instruments and more. It also provides detailed biographies of musicians, illustrations and sound clips using Sibelius Scorch to add an extra dimension to descriptions.

In library use
To access this resource please click the external link to the right of the page. If you are in a Gateshead library you will have automatic access.

Remote access
If you are a Gateshead Library member, you can now access this resource from home. Go to and click on 'library card barcode login'. This will take you to a page where you can enter your full library card number - press enter and you're in! Enjoy.



External Links

Grove Music Online
The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Opera and Jazz

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