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Musical Composition

Find the fields, subfields, notes, and product availability for the Musical Composition word (mc:) and phrase (mc=) indexes.
Word (mc:)
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Label mc:
Search? Yes Yes Yes
Browse?  ---  ---  ---
Examples
  • mc:jazz
  • To find Ballads from 1990 on, type mc:bd and yr:1990-
  • mc:jazz
  • To find Ballads from 1990 on, type mc:bd and yr:1990-
  • You can also use the full term — mc:ballads and yr:1990
  • mc:jazz
  • To find Ballads from 1990 on, type mc:bd AND yr:1990-
Fields/Subfields
  • 006/01-02 if 006/00 is c d i j
  • Comp (008/18-19) if Type (Leader/06) is c d i j
  • 047 a
Qualifier Index? No
Notes
Phrase (mc=)
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Label mc=
Search? Yes Yes Yes
Browse? Yes Yes  ---
Examples
  • mc=folk music
  • mc=chants other and yr:1940-4
  • mc=folk music
  • mc=chants other and yr:1940-4
  • mc=folk music
  • mc=chants other AND yr:1940-4
Fields/Subfields
  • 006/01-02 if 006/00 is c d i j
  • Comp (008/18-19) if Type (Leader/06) is c d i j
  • 047 a
Qualifier Index? No
Notes
  • Use terms available for fixed field element Comp/Form of composition. See OCLC Bibliographic Formats and Standards for a list of terms.
  • In Connexion, scan an index from the Command Line Search by entering the Scan command (sca), the index label with appropriate punctuation, and the term, and then clicking Search (example: sca mc=folk music). For more information, see Browse (scan an index).

 

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