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Piano and Piano Pedagogy: Books and Periodicals

Resources in the Music Library for performance and teaching.


The music library has many books about piano music and piano performance and instruction. Here are a few subject headings to help you find them in the catalog.

Piano Music-History and Criticism

Piano Music-Interpretation
Piano-Instruction and Study


Piano-Studies and exercises


International Musician
Official journal of the American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada.

Keyboard (online)
Piano Today (online)

Musician Fitness

Be sure to read up on health as it pertains to your instrument!  Under the subject headings Musicians--Health and Hygiene and Musicians--Psychology you will find a variety of books worth exploring.  Below are a few of them.

Reading Recommendations