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IncludesThe New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, edited by Stanley Sadie and John Tyrell and additions to the regular programme of revisions and new articles. Grove Music Online has grown to include The New Grove Dictionary of Opera and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.

Through a partnership with Sibelius notation software, over 500 of Grove's musical examples are now available in sound as well as notated examples. To listen, a small software plug-in called Scorch is required. Scorch is available as a free download from, and allows reading and playback of musical scores which have been produced using Sibelius and published on the internet.

Technical note:
Scorch is not yet loaded on public workstations in the library and can only be loaded by an administrator. Use of Scorch only in Internet Explorer browser.

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