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Musical Databases in the Humdrum Format


The following list provides an incomplete inventory of musical works known to be encoded in the Humdrum format. Roughly 40,000 works are thought to be encoded. (An additional 18,000 incipits and themes are encoded in the Humdrum format, but are not listed below.) Due to copyright restrictions, not all of the following encoded materials are available to scholars outside of the Ohio State University Cognitive and Systematic Musicology Laboratory.

[Popular Songs] [Traditional/Folk] [Western Classical]

Traditional/Folk Repertories

  • Acoma Indian Traditional Songs
  • Aleut Traditional Songs
  • Appalachian Folk Songs
  • Austrian Folk Songs
  • Alsacian Folk Songs
  • Belgian Folk Songs
  • Brazilian Folk Songs
  • Bugandan Xylophone Music
  • Choctaw Indian Traditional Songs
  • Cochiti Indian Traditional Songs
  • Columbian Folk Songs
  • Czech Folk Songs
  • Danish Folk Songs
  • Dutch Folk Songs
  • English Folk Ballads
  • English Folk Songs
  • Ethiopian Traditional Songs
  • Finish Folk Songs
  • French Folk Songs
  • German Folk Songs
  • Haitian Folk Songs
  • Hassidic Folk Songs
  • Hidatsa Indian Traditional Songs
  • Hungarian Folk Songs
  • Icelandic Folk Songs
  • Irish Folk Songs
  • Isleta Indian Traditional Songs
  • Italian Folk Songs
  • Japanese Traditional Songs
  • Jewish Folk Songs
  • Jugoslavian Folk Songs
  • Kentucky Folk Organum
  • Khmer (Cambodian) Traditional Songs
  • Korean Traditional Instrumental Music
  • Lothringen Folk Songs
  • Luxemburg Folk Songs
  • Mandan Indian Traditional Songs
  • Menominee Indian Traditional Songs
  • New Guinean Traditional Songs
  • Norwegian Folk Songs
  • Ojibway Indian Traditional Songs
  • Pawnee Indian Traditional Songs
  • Pago Indian Traditional Songs
  • Persian Traditional Music
  • Polish Folk Songs
  • Pueblo Indian Traditional Songs
  • Puerto Rican Folk Songs
  • Pondo Traditional Songs
  • Quebecois Folks Songs
  • Romanian Folk Songs
  • Russian Folk Songs
  • Scottish Folk Songs
  • Swedish Folk Songs
  • Swiss Folk Songs
  • Teton Sioux Traditional Songs
  • Tirolian Folk Songs
  • Ukrainian Folk Songs
  • Usarufas Traditional Songs
  • Xhosa Traditional Songs
  • Zulu Traditional Songs
  • Zuni Indian Traditional Songs
  • Non-Western Musics (General)

Popular Repertories

Western Classical Repertories

  • Gregorian Chant
  • Cantigas de Santa Maria
  • School of Notre Dame Polyphony
  • Cantus Firmus Canons
  • Palestrina Masses
  • Assorted Solo Instrumental Excerpts
  • Assorted Fugues
  • Conflicting Attributions; Dunstable/Power Motets
  • Hymns
  • Bach Brandenburg Concertos
  • Bach Chorale Harmonizations
  • Bach Inventions & Sinfonias
  • Bach Well-Tempered Clavier
  • Bach Art of Fugue
  • Bach Organ Fugues
  • Bach Organ Trio Sonatas
  • Bach Miscellaneous
  • Bartók's Mikrokosmos
  • Corelli Trio Sonatas
  • Dunstable Motets
  • Handel Fugues
  • Guitar & Lute Music
  • Solo Flute Music
  • Beethoven Symphonies
  • Beethoven Piano Sonatas (D)
  • Brahms Piano Works (D)
  • Brahms Rinaldo Solo
  • Chopin Piano Etudes (D)
  • Clementi Piano Sonatas (D)
  • Debussy Piano Preludes (D)
  • Dvorák Piano Works (D)
  • Franck Piano Works (D)
  • Gershwin Piano Works (D)
  • Ginastera Piano Works (D)
  • Granados Piano Works (D)
  • Grieg Piano Works (D)
  • Haydn Symphonies
  • Haydn String Quartets
  • Hindemith Fugues
  • Ireland Piano Works (D)
  • Liszt Piano Etudes (D)
  • Machaut Duets
  • Morley Motets
  • Mozart Symphonies
  • Mozart String Quartets
  • Mozart Piano Sonatas (D)
  • Nielsen Piano Works (D)
  • Power Motets
  • Schubert Lieder
  • Scriabin Piano Sonatas (D)
  • Sibelius Piano Works (D)
  • Villa-Lobos' Piano Works (D)
  • Vivaldi Concerti
  • von Weber Arias

This document is available at http://csml.som.ohio-state.edu/Music824/databases.index.html