décembre 2016

December 3 – Santa Claus is coming to town!

décembre 3rd, 2016|Actualités|

Student christmas play and Χριστουγεννιάτικη παράσταση μαθητών, American Farm School of Thessaloniki Historical Archives - Public Domain Marked

2 décembre – « Libérer les collections sonores » : les vidéos !

décembre 2nd, 2016|Actualités, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. As your second daily treat of this Advent Calendar, Europeana Sounds is sharing with you the videos of its 2nd International Conference, which took place in Vilnius on 4 November 2016. […]

Le mois du Crowdsourcing : identifiez les instruments de musique de nos collections !

décembre 2nd, 2016|Actualités, Catégories sonores|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Have an ear for musical instruments? Use your talent to tag all the instruments you hear in the musical recordings of the Europeana Sounds collections! The whole month of December will be an Europeana Sounds Crowdsourcing Campaign in order to tag 30.000 musical instruments! Read more about how to help underneath, or directly start tagging on this platform > http://bit.ly/tag-music […]

1er décembre – Europeana Sounds lance les festivités de Noël !

décembre 2nd, 2016|Actualités, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. As winter sets in and we pass the first advent, it fell to me to offer up a Christmas themed recording. As I searched Europeana Sounds for something suitable, I spotted this recording, “Christmas Eve in Old England”. This recording is a wax cylinder recording from the Istituto Centrale per i Beni Sonori ed Audiovisivi (ICBSA), our project partners in Italy, and the date is from around 1900-1909. […]

novembre 2016

Une chanson d’amour grecque

novembre 28th, 2016|Actualités, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. This plain song, sung by an elder female singer in Nea Vyssa, in the prefecture of Evros in Northern Greece, describes with the most romantic words the love of a young couple, as seen through the eyes of the elder woman singing. […]

Les coutumes du mariage écossais

novembre 25th, 2016|Actualités, Enregistrements parlés|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Marriage customs in Scotland are numerous and diverse. In this blog post we will look at just a handful of these customs, with a focus on a few which have evolved over centuries and one or two which are no longer practised. […]

21 experts réunis pour enrichir les sujets liés à Verdi sur Wikipédia

novembre 24th, 2016|Actualités|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. On Friday 11th of November the 9th Europeana Sounds edit-a-thon was held in Rome. ICCU and ICBSA collaborated with Wikimedia Italy to host an edit-a-thon dedicated to Giuseppe Verdi. Experts from institutions all over Italy, including the Istituto nazionale di studi verdiani, came together to share their knowledge on Wikipedia about everything related to Verdi. […]