Thema Subject Categories 1.3

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Notation Category heading Add Mod ?
A The Arts
AV Music
Use with: (all AV* codes) STYLE Qualifiers 6* as appropriate
AVL Music: styles & genres
Use with: (all AVL* codes) STYLE Qualifiers 6* as appropriate
AVLA Art music, orchestral & formal music
AVLC Choral music
AVLF Opera
AVLK Sacred & religious music
AVLM Music of film & stage
Class here: works on musicals, film scores
1.1
AVLP Popular music
Class here: Jazz, Rock and Pop music, Soul, Rap etc. Use for: all forms of popular music, as distinct from art music and traditional music. Use with: STYLE Qualifiers 6* to indicate the specific style or genre of music
1.3
AVLT Traditional & folk music
AVLW World music & regional styles
Use with: PLACE Qualifiers 1* as appropriate
1.3
AVLX Electronic music
See also: AVRS Electronic musical instruments

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