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382  Medium of Performance (R)

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Subfields (R=Repeatable  NR=Nonrepeatable) Input Standards
ǂa Medium of performance (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂb Soloist (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂd Doubling instrument (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂe Number of ensembles of the same type (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂn Number of performers of the same medium (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂp Alternative medium of performance (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂr Total number of individuals performing alongside ensembles (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂs Total number of performers (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂt Total number of ensembles (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂv Note (R) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂ0 Authority record control number or standard number (R) Optional/Optional
ǂ2 Source of term (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
ǂ8 Field link and sequence number (R) Optional/Optional

Definition

The instrumental, vocal, and/or other medium of performance embodied in the manifestation.

Multiple mediums from the same source vocabulary may be recorded in the same field in separate occurrences of subfields ǂa, ǂb, ǂd, or ǂp. Multiple mediums from the same source vocabulary may also be recorded in separate occurrences of the field if each medium is controlled by an authority record control number or standard number in subfield ǂ0. Terms from different source vocabularies are recorded in separate occurrences of the field.

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Medium of performance. The complete medium of performance.

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Partial medium of performance. Incomplete medium of performance. To be used when certain instruments or voices are prominent but the complete instrumentation is unknown to the cataloger.

382 1 1 didjeridu ǂn 1
[A sound recording of didjeridu music, in which the didjeridu is prominent, but other instruments are not identified]

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Subfields

 
ǂa Medium of performance

A term that indicates the instrumental, vocal, and/or other medium of performance.

100 1   Stravinsky, Igor, ǂd 1882-1971.
240 1 0 Symphonie de Psaumes
382     mixed voices ǂa orchestra
100 1   Beethoven, Ludwig van, ǂd 1770-1827.
240 1 0 Sonatas, ǂm piano, ǂn no. 14, op. 27, no. 2, ǂr C♯ minor
382     piano
383 0   no. 14, ǂb op. 27, no. 2
384     C♯ minor
ǂb Soloist

Medium of performance term for a soloist (a featured instrument or voice accompanied by an ensemble).

382 0 1 ǂb flute ǂa orchestra
[A work for flute accompanied by orchestra]
382 0 1 ǂb violin ǂa chamber orchestra
[A work for violin accompanied by chamber orchestra]
ǂd Doubling instrument

Medium of performance term for the instrument(s)/voice(s) a performer plays in addition to the primary instrument/voice. Multiple doubling instruments may be recorded in separate occurrences of subfield ǂd. They may also be recorded in separate occurrences of the field if each medium is controlled by an authority record control number or standard number in subfield ǂ0.

382 0 1 flute ǂn 1 ǂd piccolo ǂn 1 ǂd alto flute ǂn 1 ǂd bass flute ǂn 1 ǂs 1
[A work for solo flute, doubling piccolo, doubling alto flute, and doubling bass flute]
382 0 1 clarinet ǂd bass clarinet ǂa accordion ǂa violin ǂa viola ǂs 4
[A work for clarinet, doubling base clarinet, accordion, violin, viola]
ǂe Number of ensembles of the same type

Number of ensembles named in the preceding subfield. Use after subfield ǂa or subfield ǂp.

382 0 1 string orchestra ǂe 1 ǂ2 lcmpt
[A work for one string orchestra]
382 0 1 ǂb soprano voice ǂn 1 ǂb baritone voice ǂn 1 ǂa mixed chorus ǂe 1 ǂa orchestra ǂe 1 ǂ2 lcmpt
[A work for one soprano voice, one baritone voice, one mixed chorus, and one orchestra]
ǂn Number of performers of the same medium

Number of performers of the medium named in the preceeding subfield. Use after subfield ǂa, ǂb, ǂd, or ǂp. Subfield ǂn may be omitted if the number equals 1.

382 0 1 trumpet ǂn 2 ǂa trombone ǂn 2 ǂs 4
[A work for two trumpets and two trombones]
382 0 1 cello ǂn 1 ǂa piano ǂn 2 ǂs 3
[A work for one cello and two pianos]
ǂp Alternative medium of performance

Medium of performance term for an alternative instrument, vocal, and/or other medium of performance, given as an alternative to its primary medium of performance in preceeding subfield ǂa, ǂb, or ǂd.

382 0 1 ǂp clarinet ǂv alternative for violin ǂ2 gnd
382 0 1 mezzo soprano ǂp tenor ǂa piano ǂ2 gnd
[A work for mezzo soprano or tenor and piano]
ǂr Total number of individuals performing alongside ensembles

The total number of individual performers given in all instances of subfield ǂb needed to perform in the musical work/expression alongside one or more ensembles. Use subfield ǂs to record total number of individual performers when no ensembles are involved.

382 0 1 ǂb singer ǂn 9 ǂa mixed chorus ǂe 1 ǂa orchestra ǂe 1 ǂr 9 ǂt 2 ǂ2 lcmpt
382 0 1 ǂb female voice ǂn 3 ǂb male voice ǂn 3 ǂa solo vocal ensemble ǂe 1 ǂa orchestra ǂe 1 ǂr 6 ǂt 2 ǂ2 lcmpt
ǂs Total number of performers

Total number of performers needed to perform in the musical work/expression.

382 0 1 soprano ǂn 2 ǂa mezzo-soprano ǂn 1 ǂa tenor saxophone ǂn 1 ǂd bass clarinet ǂn 1 ǂa trumpet ǂn 1 ǂa piano ǂn 1 ǂa violin ǂn 1 ǂd viola ǂn 1 ǂa double bass ǂn 1 ǂs 8 ǂ2 lcmpt
[A work for 2 sopranos, one mezzo-soprano, tenor saxophone (doubling bass clarinet), C trumpet, piano, violin (doubling viola), and double bass--8 total performers]
382 0 1 trumpet ǂn 2 ǂa trombone ǂn 2 ǂs 4 ǂ2 lcmpt
[A work for two trumpets and two trombones--4 total performers]
ǂt Total number of ensembles

The total number of ensembles needed to perform in the musical work/expression.

382 0 1 ǂb soprano voice ǂn 1 ǂb alto voice ǂn 1 ǂb tenor voice ǂn 1 ǂb bass voice ǂn 1 ǂa mixed chorus ǂe 1 ǂa orchestra ǂe 1 ǂr 4 ǂt 2 ǂ2 lcmpt
382 0 1 orchestra ǂe 1 ǂt 1 ǂ2 lcmpt
ǂv Note

Note for information that is not kept otherwise in the subfields of the field. May contain a description of the relationship between an alternative medium of performance and its primary medium of performance, or other textual information.

382     didjeridu ǂv didjeridu is prominent, but other instruments are not identified ǂ2 gnd
382 0 1 violin ǂn 2 ǂa clarinet ǂn 2 ǂa tuba ǂn 2 ǂa accordion ǂn 2 ǂs 8 ǂv also playable as one or more simultaneous duos: violin duo, clarinet duo, tuba duo, accordion duo
ǂ0 Authority record control number or standard number

For information about subfield ǂ0, see Control Subfields.

ǂ2 Source of term

MARC code that identifies the source of the term in subfield ǂa when from a controlled list. See Musical Instrumentation and Voice Code Source Codes (http://www.loc.gov/standards/sourcelist/musical-instrumentation.html).

382     chamber orchestra ǂ2 lcmpt
382     voice unspecified ǂ2 iamlmp
ǂ8 Field link and sequence number

For information about subfield ǂ8, see Control Subfields.

Indexing

For indexing and searching information, see Searching WorldCat Indexes, field 382.

This page last revised: October 20, 2016