Repertoire Lists

In the future this space will include repertoire lists from individual categories from our archive. The works in the individual instrumental categories have been or will be assigned a level of difficulty, which is particularly helpful when researching for concert programs. The categories will be provided for downloading as they become available:

Choir
Choir repertoire of the Archive of Women in Music (pdf list)

Musicanet (The Musicanet database, supported by the International Center for Choral Music (ICCM), contains information on more than 200,000 scores, of which about 8,000 works by more than 2600 women composers)

Composer Diversity Project (The database of the Composer Diversity Project located at the State University of New York at Fredonia contains links to over 1400 women composers who have written for the genre choir, among others)

Choral Public Domain Library (The Choral Public Domain Library, which is based on MediaWiki software, currently lists 68 women choral composers whose freely available works can be downloaded mostly as pdf files, but also as midi or in various notation software)

Choral Music by Women Composers Database (The Choral Music by Women Composers Database was created in 2015 by the Artistic Director Magen Solomon of the San Francisco Choral Artists in collaboration with Dr. Eliza Rubenstein of Orange County Women’s Chorus for a conference of the American Choral Director’s Association and contains entries for 421 works)

Archiv Svensk Musik (On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, the Archiv Svensk Musik presented a catalogue with 2446 works by Swedish women composers on International Women’s Day 2019. The catalogue for the choral works comprises 32 pages)

Guitar
Guitar repertoire of the Archive of Women in Music (xls list, researched and annotated by Heike Matthiesen, as pdf)

Harp
Harp solo, several (content AFM)
Harp and orchestra (content AFM)
Women composers for harp (external work by Isabelle Marchewka)

Lieder
Kassia | The Women’s Art Song Database – Database (external work by Logan Contreras)

Oboe
Oboe repertoire of the Archive of Women in Music
Oboe repertoire of women composers (external work by Cynthia Green Libby)

Orchestra
Orchestral works by women composers (external work by the Sophie Drinker Institute)
500 operas by women (external work by the Women’s Philharmonic Advocacy)

Piano repertoire of the Archive of Women in Music
Piano A-H (researched and annotated by Inge Matthiesen, as pdf)

String instruments
String quartet repertoire of the Archive of Women in Music
Violin repertoire 1894-2006 (external work by Tobias Broeker)