Welcome to Grove Music Online

  • The authoritative resource for music research with over 52,000 articles written by nearly 9,000 scholars charting the diverse history, theory and cultures of music around the globe
  • Based on a work first published in 1879 and updated frequently, Grove has been in continuous publication for over a century and now publishes hundreds of new articles and article revisions each year

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Giacinto Scelsi

Read the Grove entry on Giacinto Scelsi, updated and revised by Christopher Fox as part of UpdateGMO



Read the Grove entry on Pixinguinha, newly written by Virgínia Bessa as part of Grove’s Ibero-Latin Update Project

This month, Grove Music Online published 55 updated and revised entries and refreshed data for 367 entries and images. Additionally, we updated the structure of 40 entries as part of a project to increase discoverability. Read more.

Explore the full list of what has been recently published and revised on Grove Music Online.

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Update Grove Music Online

Have you ever wondered how Grove is updated? Read about our many projects.

Find out more about Grove’s author updating program, UpdateGMO. Are you a Grove contributor who wants to update your article(s)? Let us know.

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Update Project

This project entails the revising, updating, and expanding of Grove’s coverage and inclusion of women and people of LGBTQ+ identities.

Ibero-Latin Update Project

Under the editorship of Walter A. Clark, this multi-year project expands Grove’s coverage in this exciting area of music making.

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Subject Guides

Learn more about particular time periods or genres with our subject guides. Each guide contains lists of editorially-selected articles associated with a particular time period or genre.


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