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Citing Music: Chicago Manual of Style

Formatting music citations according to the Chicago Manual of Style. Portions of the following were used with permission:Shaw, Misti. Music Citations: Turabian/Chicago Style, accessed 4/2014,

Citation Styles

What is generally thought of as the "Chicago Citation Style" is actually  found in Chapter 14 Documentation I: Notes and Bibliography of the the Chicago Manual of Style. It is actually one of two citation (or documentation) styles described in the Chicago Manual of Style.  The other, described in Chapter 15, is the author-date system.  Both the Modern Language Association and the American Psychological Association use variations of the author-date style.