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Music Citations: Turabian/Chicago Style: Formatting Footnotes

This guide will assist with formatting music citations using the Turabian/Chicago style. For more info, consult Turabian Manual: MUS REFPN203.T8 2007 or consult Chicago Manual online at: http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/16/contents.html

Formatting Footnotes

Insert an indent on the first line of each footnote (start the indent before the subscript number)
Insert one horizontal line of space between each footnote
Footnote 2 is an example of a discursive footnote
Footnote 4 is an example of using Ibid. for repeating the previous source
Footnote 5 is an example of the shortened form

You must check with your professor to see if Ibid or shortened form are permitted.
Some professors have preferences for shortened form citation formatting.
IF MATTHEW BALENSUELA IS YOUR PROFESSOR, DON'T EVEN THINK ABOUT USING IBID.