MusicBrainz API / Search / WorkSearch

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Search Fields

The Work index contains the following fields you can search

FieldDescription
alias(part of) any alias attached to the work (diacritics are ignored)
aridthe MBID of an artist related to the event (e.g. a composer or lyricist)
artist(part of) the name of an artist related to the work (e.g. a composer or lyricist)
comment(part of) the work's disambiguation comment
iswcany ISWC associated to the work
langthe ISO 639-3 code for any of the languages of the work's lyrics
recording(part of) the title of a recording related to the work
recording_countthe number of recordings related to the work
ridthe MBID of a recording related to the work
tag(part of) a tag attached to the work
typethe work's type (e.g. "opera", "song", "symphony")
widthe work's MBID
work(part of) the work's title (diacritics are ignored)
workaccent(part of) the work's title (with the specified diacritics)

If you don't specify a field, the terms will be searched for in the alias and work fields.