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Melvil Decimal System: 781.629

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Information
174,113
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,504
💭
2
Religion
421,186
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
879,963
👫
4
Language
117,771
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,587
🔬
6
Technology
638,580
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
650,093
🎨
8
Literature
863,222
📚
9
Biography and History
549,410
🗿
70
General Art
66,189
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,240
🏡
72
Architecture
39,817
🏬
73
Sculpture
23,264
🗿
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
143,347
✏
75
Painting
40,123
🎨
76
Engraving
9,472
🆒
77
Photography
32,597
📷
78
Music
91,736
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
195,308
⚽
780
Music
17,041
🎼
781
Genres And Theory
17,786
👂
782
Vocal
28,819
🎤
783
Sacred
3,286
🙏
784
Instrumental
6,902
🎸
785
Orchestral
1,825
🎺
786
Piano and Organ
8,108
🎹
787
Stringed Instruments
5,200
🎻
788
Wind Instruments
1,921
🎷
789
Composers and types of music
848
🗄
781.0
204
781.1
Theory & Philosophy of Music
689
781.2
Technical Music Theory
560
781.3
Composition & Harmony
449
781.4
Performance & Recording Technique
585
781.5
Music for Particular Contexts
1,078
781.6
Genres
7,373
781.7
Sacred and Traditional Music
974
781.8
Musical Form
41
781.9
Musical Instruments
373
781.60
9
781.61
32
781.62
Folk
888
781.63
Popular [Non-western]
653
781.64
Popular [Western]
2,110
781.65
Jazz
1,283
781.66
Rock
2,085
781.67
Baroque
9
781.68
Classical [Western]
155
781.69
Classical [World]
16
781.620
110
781.621
46
781.622
17
781.623
11
781.624
15
781.625
2
781.626
26
781.627
5
781.628
3
781.629
244
781.6290
1
781.6291
96
781.6292
26
781.6293
1
781.6294
4
781.6295
Asia
15
781.6296
Africa
34
781.6297
North America
22
781.6298
South America
2
781.6299
Pacific
32

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