OSMANLI MUSİKÎ LİTERATÜRÜ TARİHİ (HISTORY OF MUSIC LITERATURE DURING THE OTTOMAN PERIOD)
Prepared by Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu, Ramazan Şeşen, Serdar Bekar and Gülcan Gündüz,
İstanbul, 2003 (in Turkish),
This book is part of the History of Ottoman Literature of Science Series in which works on astronomy (1997), mathematics (1999) and geography (2000) were published previously. It includes an introduction, authors and their works, works by unknown authors and indices. The book consists of 206 authors. Information about the works whose authors are known is given chronologically under separate headings. One can find the works by unknown authors at the end of the book. As in the previous books in this series, the present work mentions approximately 1000 books, treatises (risales) and articles written on Ottoman music between the years 1300-1923. It also gives information about their authors as well as manuscript and printed works.