OPL Score Call Numbers at a Glance

 General Arrangement of Scores by Call Number at OPL

Vocal music
782 – Opera vocal/piano scores
782.81 – Musicals, operettas piano/vocal scores
782.85 – Motion picture music piano/vocal scores
783 – Sacred Music – masses, oratorios, cantatas
783.5 – Gospel music
783.6 – Christmas songbooks
783.9 – Hymnals
784 – Songs – individual composers / songwriters
784.1 – Madrigals, part-songs, glees, catches, rounds, etc.
784.2 – Opera, Broadway and musical theatre collections, anthologies
784.3 – Songs with instrumental ensemble
784.4 – Folk music
784.8 – Popular music songbooks, including anthologies
784.81 – Children’s songs
784.82 – Vocal duets with piano

785 – Full and study (miniature) scores

Chamber Music 
Trios
785.7 – piano, strings
785.71 – strings
785.72 – piano, winds
785.73 – winds
785.74 – piano, winds, strings
785.75 – winds, strings

Quartets
785.8 – string quartets
785.81- piano, strings
785.82 – piano, winds
785.83 – winds
785.84 – piano, winds, strings
785.85 – winds, strings

Quintets, sextets, etc. 
785.9 – strings
785.91 – piano, strings
785.92 – piano, winds
785.93 – winds
785.94 – winds, strings
785.95 – piano, winds, strings

Keyboard music
786 – Piano music, individual composers
786.1 – Piano music anthologies, collections
786.2 – Young pianists – children’s
786.221 – Harpsichord/Virginal
786.3 – Piano Methods/Instruction
786.4 – Piano Duets (1 piano, 4 hands)
786.41 – Piano Duets (2 pianos, 4 hands)
786.8 – Organ Music

Instrumental music (solos, methods, duets, instruction)

Strings
Violin
787.1 – Violin solos, with and without accompaniment
787.11 – Violin methods and instruction
787.12  – Violin duets

Viola
787.2 – Viola solos, with and without accompaniment
787.21 – Viola methods and instruction
787.22 – Viola duets

Violincello
787.3 – Violocellow solos, with and without accompaniment
787.31 – Violoncello methods and instruction
787.32 – Violoncello duets

787.4 – String bass

787.5 – Harp

787.6 – Guitar, lute, mandolin solos
787.61 – Guitar, lute, mandolin methods and instruction
787.7 – Banjo

787.8 – Autoharp, zither
787.9 – Dulcimer
787.92 – Ukulele

Winds (woodwinds, brass)
788.1 – Trumpet solos, with and without accompaniment
788.11 – Trumpet methods and instruction
788.2 – Trombone solos, with and without accompaniment
788.21 – Trombone methods and instruction
788.3 – Cornet solos, with and without accompaniment
788.31 – Cornet methods and instruction
788.4 – Horn
788.41 – Saxophone
788.48 – Tuba

788.5 – Flute solos, with and without accompaniment
788.51 – Flute methods and instruction
788.52 – Flute duets
788.53 – Flute trios, quartets, etc.

788.6 – Clarinet solos, with and without accompaniment
788.61 – Clarinet methods and instruction
788.62 – Clarinet duets

788.7 – Oboe solos, with and without accompaniment
788.71 – Oboe methods and instruction
788.72 – Oboe duets

788.8 – Bassoon solos, with and without accompaniment
788.81 – Bassoon methods and instruction
788.82 – Bassoon duets

788.9 – Accordion
788.93 – Harmonica

789 – Percussion Instruments
789.1 – Drums, timpani

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