A sample of the music books at Hocken Collections.
Dunedin Music at Hocken Collections covers all genres, from Western Art Music to modern rock and pop sounds.
The Maori and Pacific music at Hocken Collections encompass recordings of traditional and modern styles of indigenous music, as well as texts discussing these genres of music.
Hocken Collections has substantial holdings of recordings, publications, and posters relating to the Dunedin Sound. Check Library Search | Ketu for published holdings, or come and talk to Library staff to get more information on the poster collection.
Search music-related archives at Hocken Collections through the Hakena catalogue. For further information, please ask Hocken staff.
The New Zealand music posters at Hocken Collections span all genres. They include album release, gig and performance posters, relating to music events locally and nationally, and there are collections within collections; these are not catalogued.
Please consult Hocken staff to view posters.
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