This is a list of commonly used names of instruments, voices, and ensembles as found in the Library of Congress Medium of Performance Terms for Music (LCMPT). This is not a complete list. Please consult Classification Web (subscription required) or the Library of Congress Medium of Performance Thesaurus for Music website for the complete list.
These terms are used in conjunction with Recording medium of performance for musical works (RDA 6.15) in
the 382 field in bibliographic and authority records. See Medium of performance (MARC 382) for MARC coding in the 382 field