mai 2016

Parler au futur : Anker Kirkeby et ses archives vocales

mai 4th, 2016|Actualités|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Anker Kirkeby (1884-1957) was a Danish journalist, a journalist with all his heart. He was able to cover all kind of topics, reporting from the Balkan Wars or making investigative studies of the socially deprived. He both interviewed statesmen and he worked undercover among the poorest in society. […]

Gustav Mahler et l’opéra de la cour viennoise

mai 2nd, 2016|Actualités, Catégories sonores, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. The Vienna Court Opera was the carefully planned highlight of Gustav Mahler’s career as a conductor. On the 11th of May, 1897 he debuted initially as a chapelmaster with Richard Wagner’s « Lohengrin » (with Hermann Winkelmann as Lohengrin and Louise Ehrenstein as Elsa). Half a year later, on the 8th of October, he became the director of the Vienna Court Opera and held this position until 1907. […]

avril 2016

Europeana Sounds en statistiques

avril 27th, 2016|Actualités|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Europeana helps cultural institutions across Europe share their digital collections with a wider audience. We collect data from thousands of institutions from all European countries and make that available online. In an average month we reach over half a million people looking for the cultural treasures of Europe. […]

Commentaires fermés sur Europeana Sounds en statistiques

Chanter pour gagner son souper : les chants de travail écossais

avril 25th, 2016|Actualités, Catégories sonores, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Work songs were commonplace in Scotland for hundreds of years and, whatever the activity, there would be a song to accompany it and match the speed at which it was being undertaken. […]

Être ou ne pas être, dans Europeana Sounds ?

avril 21st, 2016|Actualités, Enregistrements parlés, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. As we commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, here’s a chance to look at some of the material we have on Europeana Sounds related to the great playwright. […]

Une tournée des pubs pour tous vos sens

avril 19th, 2016|Actualités, Catégories sonores|

We’ve all heard of the recent trend in boosting creativity: ambient sounds of cafés and restaurants, So, if a café atmosphere help you work better, what about a pub? If you have ever sat in an old community pub with a crackling fire on a chilly night and just absorbed the aura surrounding you, you might know what we mean. Of course, it can be noisy, with rattling glasses, chatty people and laughter here and there, but pubs ooze a charm that is hard to resist. […]