septembre 2016

Les dernières symphonies de Mahler

septembre 27th, 2016|Actualités, Catégories sonores, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais et allemand. Ludwig van Beethoven wrote nine symphonies and so did Anton Bruckner. Gustav Mahler for whom symphonies were the peak of compositional ability joins their ranks. Out of fear he would not be able to complete more than nine symphonies, he even gave his symphonic cycle “Das Lied von der Erde” the subtitle “a symphony”, but he finished his 9th symphony and even started working on his tenth. The Austrian National Library is in the fortunate situation to have sketches of several of Gustav Mahler’s symphonies, including his ninth and tenth. […]

Recueillir les histoires de vie des ouvriers?

septembre 19th, 2016|Actualités|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. An archive for the oral memory of the working class […]

Les créatures surnaturelles du folklore écossais

septembre 15th, 2016|Actualités, Musique|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. There are many supernatural creatures to be found in Scottish folklore and this post focusses on a few of them. […]

Agenouillons-nous avec les enfants

septembre 13th, 2016|Actualités|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. For no particular reason, this blog post is about babies and children on Europeana Sounds. Europeana Sounds has a number of children’s songs from all over the world; and some entire collections are dedicated to children’s games and songs. There are lullabies and nursery rhymes, of course – but, perhaps some of our child-related recordings on Europeana Sounds may surprise you! […]

Journée Wikipedia à l’Institut néerlandais pour le son et l’image

septembre 9th, 2016|Actualités|

Cet article est disponible en anglais. Always wanted to meet the people behind Wikipedia? Or to know more about the gems in the archive of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision? Then come to the Wikipedia day in Hilversum on Saturday the 8th of October (participation is free, but limited). […]

Le défi Europeana Sounds au Hackday du festival Waves Vienna Music

septembre 7th, 2016|Actualités|

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. The Europeana Sounds project has been working for the last three years to get the collections of sound archives around Europe online. All the material related to music can be found in its dedicated thematic collection: Europeana Music. So far over 250,000 pictures, texts and sound files can be found there. […]