[Classweb-users] ML3792

Judith M. Shelton LIBJMS at langate.gsu.edu
Thu Nov 6 10:03:08 EST 2008

ML3792.A-Z  Literature on music--Music trade--Individual record companies and labels, A-Z
I would expect titles classified here to have two Cutters, the first one for the label or record company and the second for the main entry.  In our catalog I find nine titles cataloged by LC for which we have accepted the 050.  Two of the titles have a double Cutter.  The rest have a single Cutter based on the main entry.  One of the latter covers multiple record companies and I don't understand why it isn't classified in ML3790  Literature on music--Music trade--General works.
Can anyone clarify how ML3792.A-Z is intended to be used?
Here are the 010, 050, 1XX, and 245s:
   2001016985  ML3792.W37 C67 2002  Cornyn, Stan.  Exploding :  the highs, hits, hype, heroes, and hustlers of the Warner Music Group
   2002155714  ML3792.F65 O65 2003  Olmsted, Anthony.  Folkways records :  Moses Asch and his encyclopedia of sound
   93073571 /MN  ML3792 .B54 1993  (title m.e.) Bill Russell's American music (A history and discography of the American Music label.)
   97019812 /MN  ML3792 .B69 1997  Bowman, Robert M. J. (Robert Maxwell James).  Soulsville, U.S.A. : the story of Stax Records
   92234644   ML3792 .G74 1992  Grein, Paul.  Capitol Records fiftieth anniversary, 1942-1992
   2005024081  ML3792 .H63 2006  Hollis, Tim.  Mouse tracks : the story of Walt Disney Records
   2005037218  ML3792 .K34 2006  Kahn, Ashley.  The house that Trane built : the story of Impulse Records
   93023970 /MN  ML3792 .K45 1994  Kennedy, Rick, 1956-  Jelly Roll, Bix, and Hoagy : Gennett Studios and the birth of recorded jazz
   2003020498 ML3792 .R9 2004  Ryan, Marc, 1945-  Trumpet Records : diamonds on Farish Street
    99034399  ML3792 .S65 1999  Smith, Suzanne E., 1964-  Dancing in the street : Motown and the cultural politics of Detroit
   98049455  ML3792 .K46 1999  Kennedy, Rick, 1956-  Little labels--big sound : small record companies and the rise of American music  [From the subject headings this one does not appear to be about the American Music label but about small record companies in general]
Thanks for any insights,
Judith Shelton
Judith M. Shelton, Asst. Head, Catalog Dept.
University Library, Georgia State University

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