Music Recording (CD/MP3)

In-text citations

Format: (Writer, copyright date, track number)

Ex.: (Bernard & Smith, 1934/2010, track 7)

Note: If the copyright date and recording date are different, use both dates in the citation.

In the reference list

Format: Writer, A. (Copyright year). Title of song [Recorded by B. B. Artist if different from writer]. On Title of album in italics  [Medium of recording]. Location: Label. (Date of recording if different from song copyright date).

Ex.: Bernard, F. & Smith, R. B. (1934). Winter wonderland [Recorded by Kurt Nilsen]. On Have yourself a merry little Christmas  [CD]. Oslo: Playroom Music. (2010).

Note: If the recording was found on the internet, add URL instead of Place published: Publisher. Roles like writer or composer may be relevant to include.

I EndNote

Add as Music

Fill in the fields Composer, Year, Title, Album Title, Form of Item, Placed Published and Publisher.

Note: Add recorded by and date of recording manually. If the recording was found online add URL manually instead of Place published: Publisher. To add additional information manually convert your document into plain text.

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Last modified on: October 11th, 2021