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Melvil Decimal System: 78X

Wording: Arts and Recreation > Music

Dewmoji: 🎨 > 🎼

0
Information
174,374
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
πŸ’­
2
Religion
423,184
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
881,318
πŸ‘«
4
Language
118,009
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
639,279
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
550,807
πŸ—Ώ
70
General Art
66,307
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,265
🏑
72
Architecture
39,910
🏬
73
Sculpture
23,294
πŸ—Ώ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
143,666
✏
75
Painting
40,216
🎨
76
Engraving
9,480
πŸ†’
77
Photography
32,723
πŸ“·
78
Music
91,964
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
195,602
⚽
780
Music
17,068
🎼
781
Genres And Theory
17,818
πŸ‘‚
782
Vocal
28,889
🎀
783
Sacred
3,317
πŸ™
784
Instrumental
6,923
🎸
785
Orchestral
1,835
🎺
786
Piano and Organ
8,141
🎹
787
Stringed Instruments
5,201
🎻
788
Wind Instruments
1,924
🎷
789
Composers and types of music
848
πŸ—„

Works under MDS 78X

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1922 Edition
Modern language
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
927.8Biography and History > Biography > Of Fine Arts > Composers And Musicians16.7250
016.78Information > Bibliographies > Of Special Subjects > Arts And Leisure > Music11.9534
264.2Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Public Worship; Ritual > Music; Singing; Instrumental; Praise meeting6.9200
016.7Information > Bibliographies > Of Special Subjects > Arts And Leisure6.8556
264.03Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Public Worship; Ritual > Anglican and American P. E. ritual6.6177
927Biography and History > Biography > Of Fine Arts 6.2303
245Religion > Christian practice and observance > Hymns and Religious Poetry, Mostly. (No Longer Used)5.4147
398.8Social Sciences > Customs, Etiquette, Folklore > Folklore > Rhymes and rhyming games5.1319
232.92Religion > Christianity > Christ; Christology > Lives of Christ > Jesus - infancy narratives4.7109
814.54Literature > American And Canadian > Essays > 20th Century4.3142
306.48Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Culture and Institutions > Specific aspects of culture > Recreation and performing arts4.3146
264.0Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Public Worship; Ritual3.8485
814.5Literature > American And Canadian > Essays > 20th Century3.8159
264Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Public Worship; Ritual3.5892
812.5Literature > American And Canadian > Drama > 20th Century3.3541
812Literature > American And Canadian > Drama3.2765
812.54Literature > American And Canadian > Drama > 20th Century3.2359
818.54Literature > American And Canadian > Authors, American and American Miscellany > 20th Century3.1318
818.5Literature > American And Canadian > Authors, American and American Miscellany > 20th Century2.8432
814Literature > American And Canadian > Essays2.8212

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