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dis·cog·ra·phy

 (dĭ-skŏg′rə-fē)
n. pl. dis·cog·ra·phies
1. The study and cataloging of phonograph records.
2. A comprehensive list of the recordings made by a particular performer or of a particular composer's works.

dis·cog′ra·pher n.
dis′co·graph′i·cal (dĭs′kə-grăf′ĭ-kəl), dis′co·graph′ic (-grăf′ĭk) adj.

discography

(dɪsˈkɒɡrəfɪ)
n
1. (Library Science & Bibliography) a classified reference list of gramophone records
2. (Music, other) another word for discology
disˈcographer n

dis•cog•ra•phy

(dɪˈskɒg rə fi)

n., pl. -phies.
1. a selective or complete list of phonograph recordings, typically of one composer, performer, or conductor.
2. the analysis, history, or classification of phonograph recordings.
[1930–35; < French discographie. See disc, -o-, -graphy]
dis•cog′ra•pher, n.

discography, diskography

1. a list of musical recordings, usually with commentary, often concerning one composer, performer, or performing group.
2. the analysis, history, or classification of musical recordings.
3. the methods of such analysis or classification. — discographer, diskographer, n.discographical, diskographical, adj.
See also: Phonograph Records
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.discography - a descriptive catalog of musical recordings
catalogue, catalog - a complete list of things; usually arranged systematically; "it does not pretend to be a catalog of his achievements"
Translations

discography

[dɪsˈkɒgrəfɪ] Ndiscografía f

discography

[dɪsˈkɒgrəfi] ndiscographie fdisco lights npléclairages mpl de discothèque

discography

nDiskografie f

dis·cog·ra·phy

, diskography
n. discografía, radiografía de un disco vertebral usando un medio de contraste.

discography

n discografía (técnica)
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So if another discographer inserts (unaltered) any of Lord's numbered session entries into their own project, Epperson says that "can be construed as copyright infringement.
And in fact, it was becoming a discographer for an 80-year-old songwriting lyricist that changed Feinstein's life.
Willems is also a collector and discographer of Baroque and Classical music.
He has gained national recognition as a foremost discographer and collector of Yiddish records and books.
The discographer establishes the date and place of recording and the identity of the people producing the sound so that the listener can become a fly on the wall on a time trip: you are there hearing it as it was at that point in time and you know where, when, and by whom that music was being made.
Once the Minimoog was available, the market for synthesizers grew exponentially, and so did the challenge for any writer, discographer, or researcher like myself to keep track of all of the recordings.
It would be worth establishing a discography soon in which the discs would be arranged according to recording companies-reflecting the view-point of a discographer.
And, thanks to Tatum discographer Arnold Laubich, Zenph has restored about two minutes of lost material.
Also included are detailed track-by-track annotations by the Grammy-nominated author Bill Dahl, with assistance by associate producer and noted Motown discographer Keith Hughes.
Unfortunately, more than two decades after this project's start, it is readily apparent that Kernleld and Rye's assessment that, "in crucial respects he seems unqualified to be a jazz discographer.
Discographer Michael Fitzgerald (personal communication) has identified thousands of mistakes in Lord 4.
Bolig is a seasoned discographer of the recordings of the Italian tenor Enrico Caruso.