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047 - Form of Musical Composition Code (R)

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Codes that indicate the form of musical composition of printed and manuscript music and musical sound recordings when character positions 18 and 19 (Form of composition) of field 008 (Fixed-Length Data Elements) for music contains the code mu for multiple forms or for non-MARC codes. MARC codes are listed under field 008 Music, /18-19 (Form of composition).

First - Undefined
# - Undefined
Second - Source of code
# - MARC musical composition code
7 - Source specified in subfield $2
Subfield Codes
$a - Form of musical composition code (R)
$2 - Source of code (NR)
A code that identifies the source from which the musical composition code was assigned. Code from: Musical Composition Form Code Source Codes.
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
047 #7$argg$2[code for controlled list]
047 ##$aor$act
047 ##$arg$app
047 #7$argg$2[code for controlled list]
047 #7$ahum$2[code for controlled list]

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