discography

(redirected from discographies)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical.

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)
References in periodicals archive ?
Until the prevailing copyright codes have shorter time lengths, or until publishers have a sharper definition of fair use for notated music, I foresee thematic discographies continuing to be rare and "close listening" birds.
25) It was rather a territory of librarianship, just as compiling discographies or making a catalogue of recordings.
This is the first of three volumes of a compendium of folk revival performers and their discographies, this one covering 1900 to 1975.
When used with DVD-Audio discs, the unique software enables users to enjoy the extra features that are making this format so popular such as photos, discographies, slide shows and more.
95 on DVD, which includes bonus performances of ``I'm Troubled'' and ``God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen,'' the unreleased music video ``The Thrill Is Gone,'' outtakes and discographies.
The site also features an online radio show, album supersites, multimedia, artist supersites with biographies, tour schedules and discographies for all Sony Classical artists, as well as special promotions, and much more.
Along with being able to create their own music profiles, users will also have access to comprehensive editorial content, with artists' biographies and discographies, articles on the origin and history of the various music genres and news about upcoming concerts.
This resource indexes recordings and discographies provided from across the bluegrass community, including noted bluegrass historian Neil V.
In addition, discographies are included of recordings issued by the US government, by other ensembles made up of Boston Symphony musicians, and by the Boston Symphony Chamber Players.
He has also penned seven volumes of discographies titled ``Uncle Joe's Record Guides,'' with editions on prog-rock and the '80s due this fall.
With complete discographies, artist biographies, album reviews, genres and styles, and similar artists and influences, AMG will contribute to creating an engaging experience for music fans.
The Victor Black Label Discographies encompass four 5-digit series of catalog numbers beginning with the first double-faced releases in J908 and ending with recordings sessions in March 1926, early in the electrical era.