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382 - Medium of Performance (R)


MARC 21 Bibliographic - full
April 2012

First Indicator Second Indicator
Display constant controller
# - No information provided
0 - Medium of performance
1 - Partial medium of performance

Access control
# - No information provided
0 - Not intended for access
1 - Intended for access


Subfield Codes
  • $a - Medium of performance (R)
  • $b - Soloist (R)
  • $d - Doubling instrument (R)
  • $n - Number of performers of the same medium (R)
  • $p - Alternative medium of performance (R)
  • $s - Total number of performers (NR)
  • $v - Note (R)
  • $0 - Authority record control number or standard number (R)
  • $2 - Source of term (NR)
  • $6 - Linkage (NR)
  • $8 - Field link and sequence number (R)

FIELD DEFINITION AND SCOPE

For manifestations: the instrumental, vocal, and/or other medium of performance embodied in the manifestation.

For works and expressions: the instrumental, vocal, and/or other medium of performance for which a musical work was originally conceived or for which a musical expression is written or performed. May be used to differentiate a musical work or expression from another with the same title.

Multiple mediums from the same source vocabulary may be recorded in the same field in separate occurrences of subfield $a (Medium of performance), $b (Soloist), $d (Doubling instrument), or $p (Alternative medium of performance). 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 $0. Terms from different source vocabularies are recorded in separate occurrences of the field.


GUIDELINES FOR APPLYING CONTENT DESIGNATORS

INDICATORS

First Indicator - Display constant controller

# - No information provided

0 - Medium of performance

The complete medium of performance of the musical work/expression.

1 - Partial medium of performance

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

382 11$adidjeridu$n1
[A sound recording of didjeridu music, in which the didjeridu is prominent, but other instruments are not identified.]

Second Indicator - Access control

# - No information provided
0 - Not intended for access

The field will not be indexed.

1 - Intended for access

The field will be indexed.

SUBFIELD CODES

$a - Medium of performance

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

100 1#$aStravinsky, Igor,$d1882-1971.
240 10$aSymphonie de Psaumes
382 ##$amixed voices$aorchestra
100 1#$aBeethoven, Ludwig van,$d1770-1827.
240 10$aSonatas,$mpiano,$nno. 14, op. 27, no. 2,$rC# minor
382 ##$apiano
383 ##$ano. 14,$bop. 27, no. 2
384 ##$aC# minor

$b - Soloist

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

382 01$bflute$aorchestra
[A work for flute accompanied by orchestra.]

$d - Doubling instrument

Medium of performance term for the instrument(s)/voice(s) a performer in a musical work/expression plays in addition to the primary instrument/voice. Multiple doubling instruments may be recorded in separate occurrences of subfield $d. 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 $0.

382 01$aflute$n1$dpiccolo$n1$dalto flute$n1$dbass flute$n1$s1
[A work for solo flute, doubling piccolo, doubling alto flute, and doubling bass flute.]

$n - Number of performers of the same medium

Number of performers of the medium named in the preceding subfield. Use after subfield $a (Medium of performance), $b (Soloist), $d (Doubling instrument), or $p (Alternative medium of performance). Subfield $n may be omitted if the number equals 1.

382 01$atrumpet$n2$atrombone$n2$s4
[A work for two trumpets and two trombones.]

$p - 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 preceding subfield $a, $b, or $d.

382 01$pclarinet$valternative for violin$2gnd

$s - Total number of performers

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

382 01$asoprano$n2$amezzo-soprano$n1$atenor saxophone$n1$dbass clarinet$n1$atrumpet$n1$apiano$n1$aviolin$n1$dviola$n1$adouble bass$n1$s8
[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).]

$v - 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 ##$adidjeridu$vdidjeridu is prominent, but other instruments are not identified$2gnd

$0 - Authority record control number or standard number

See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.

$2 - Source of term

MARC code that identifies the source of the term in subfield $a when it is from a controlled list.

Code from: Musical Instrumentation and Voice Code Source Codes.

$6 - Linkage

See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.

$8 - Field link and sequence number

See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.


CONTENT DESIGNATOR HISTORY

Indicator 1 - Type of edition [NEW, 2012]
# - No information provided [NEW, 2012]

0 - Medium of performance [NEW, 2012]

1 - Partial medium of performance [NEW, 2012]

Prior to 2012 Indicator 1 was undefined

Indicator 2 - Access control [NEW, 2012]
# - No information provided [NEW, 2012]
0 - Not intended for access [NEW, 2012]
1 - Intended for access [NEW, 2012]

Prior to 2012 Indicator 2 was undefined

$b - Soloist [NEW, 2012]
$d - Doubling instrument [NEW, 2012]
$p - Alternative medium of performance [NEW, 2012]
$n - Number of performers of the same medium [NEW, 2012]
$s - Total number of performers [NEW, 2012]
$v - Note [NEW, 2012]

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