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MU 295 Indonesian Music: Find Recordings/videos

Hot Tips!

Just looking for a sound recording or video (DVD, etc)?

  • After searching via BOOKS AND MEDIA, select the appropriate format (CD, DVD, etc.) you want from the left-hand navigation bar.


Use an AUTHOR search to find sound/video recordings of composers and performers.

  • After searching, select the appropriate format (CD, DVD, etc.) you want from the left-hand navigation bar.

Stream Films on Indonesian Music, Dance, etc.

Kanopy video streaming service includes many films related to Indonesian music and dance.  Link here, and search for these terms, and others.

Recordings/Videos in the Music Library

The Music Library provides a collection of audio/video Indonesian music performances in many formats: CDs, LPs, DVDs, cassettes, and VHS videos.  

If you're seeking recordings fr your assignment, browse through our CD, LP collections in the display shelf at the front of the Seay Library.


The Seay Library also  provides streamed audio, available 24/7:

Search Tips

When searching the Catalog, Prospector, and WorldCat, try to

  • Use broad keywords from your class reading to begin your search.
  • Refine your searches by adding keywords.
  • Click on the subject headings of interesting sound/video recordings to find similar materials and more search terms.
  • Try the Library of Congress Authorities and Vocabularies thesaurus to find variations of keywords and subject headings.

Once you find some media relevant to your topic, use the subject headings to help you find more recordings.

Generally speaking, a Keyword Search (using the Books and Media tab) will yield more results:

Search Examples

  • Keyword
    • Wayang  48 results.  You'll find many results in the left-hand navigation bar, following your search
  • Subject  (refined to DVD)    

.....And More Recordings

Music Librarian

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Daryll Stevens
The fastest way to reach me is via the "Email Me" link above. You may also reach me at 389-6126, or 389-6560