Conclusion musicale et joyeuse !

Le patrimoine sonore de l’Europe à portée de main ! […]

Appel à curation pour Europeana Music Collections !

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. During 2016 the Europeana Sounds project consortium curated the Europeana Music Collections. We’ve explored plenty of themes over the year including European composers, Mongolian folk music, the Vienna court opera and Antonio Salieri and now we’re ready to find some more for 2017. The curation has involved our project partners highlighting the sheer breadth of audio heritage which is available in Europeana Music and highlighting musical gems which may have otherwise been hidden to the untrained searcher. […]

« Les instruments de musique africains », c’est le thème du mois de février choisi par la British Library pour la Music Collections

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. This month, we take a look at musical instruments of Africa. The musical instruments of Africa are well represented on Europeana Music Collections, thanks to the wide and varied records from Musical Instrument Museums Online (MIMO). This blog gives just a glimpse into some of the different types of instruments that can be found in Africa. […]

février 1st, 2017|Actualités, Catégories sonores|0 Comments

Les premiers enregistrements des Archives du Folklore letton.

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. In 1924, six years after the foundation of the Latvian State, the Archives of Latvian Folklore (ALF) were founded. The aim of this institution was “to collect, publish and study” Latvian folklore. […]

janvier 30th, 2017|Actualités, Catégories sonores|0 Comments

Requiem aeternam dona eis

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais et en allemand. Shock and absurd theories surround Mozart’s death – Myths and legends about his last work, which he never managed to finish and in which some see a statement within itself: The requiem KV 626. […]

janvier 27th, 2017|Actualités, Catégories sonores|0 Comments

« Music at the Library » – retour sur le dernier (Re)discovery event

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. On the evening of Tuesday 24 January the British Library hosted the final sell-out Sound (re)discovery event. The evening was a showcase of live music and a demonstration of early sound recording with 40 tickets available – and all were sold out before the day. We were joined [...]