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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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There's really only one way to put it: Emmylou Harris is nothing less than one of the quintessential American singer-songwriters, and her more than 40-year career has produced a staggering discography. Moreover, she's an artist whose work keeps deepening over time, something that can be heard in her 2011 solo album, "Hard Bargain,'' and her 2013 collaboration with Rodney Crowell, "Old Yellow Moon.'' In the former album, particularly, Harris reflects on loss with a heartbreaking steeliness.