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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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Their discographical debut was in 1991 with the album Chainides.
I mentioned Bruyninckx and Lord previously, with regard to meta-discography, that is, bringing all of recorded jazz under discographical control.
What professional and amateur online resources to gather both reliable and unreliable discographical information.
Booklets are included with each box set, containing new liner notes essays and complete discographical information, including sources for all bonus material.
In addition to an index there is also an index of music incipits, tune titles being notoriously ephemeral, a thorough bibliography, and a discographical note.
Strange Brew covers hundreds of gigs, radio and television appearances, recording sessions, discographical information, trivia, contemporary reviews, and first-hand accounts and recollections from ex-band members and fans.
With full discographical details, dozens of elaborately captioned photos (Elvis and Juliet Prowse find amusement with a double bass on the set of GI Blues
The songbooks were designed to be much more than a mere collection of music--they included extensive interviews with the featured artist, essays authored by other experts, historic photographs, and detailed discographical information, all presented in both Portuguese and English.
Since I moved to Canada 30 years ago I have worked off and on at discographical projects involving Canadian vernacular music.
2 (Fall 1999): 151-56 (report of a panel discussion on discographical standards held at the 1999 ARSC Conference); Tim Brooks, "Discographical Guidelines for the ARSC Journal: Identifying Sources in Discographies," ARSC Journal 31, no.
This is an important resource for those seeking discographical documentation about a major twentieth-century artist and is recommended for both audio buffs and academic collections dealing with vocal study or recording history.
An enclosed booklet offers an essay by Richard Dyer based upon his interviews with Janis, numerous unpublished vintage photographs and full discographical information.