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

11 décembre – Let it snow!

Weihnachtsfeier für jüdische Kinder - Austrian National Library - Public Domain Marked

décembre 11th, 2016|Actualités|0 Comments

L’opéra, un travail constamment inachevé

Cet article est disponible en anglais et en allemand ci-dessous. If someone is asked today, which operas of Antonio Salieri he or she knows, most of them will not come up with an answer, which is not surprising. The operas of Salieri had already started vanishing from stage even before the composer’s death in 1825 and are hardly shown today. […]

octobre 18th, 2016|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Compositeurs classiques, manuscrits de musique et correspondance

Cet article est disponible en anglais et en allemand ci-dessous. Notation can be seen as the foundation of the creative output in classical music. Music autographs, manuscripts and sketches manage to give an insight into the composer’s mind and a glimpse to his way of thinking. […]

octobre 4th, 2016|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Les dernières symphonies de Mahler

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. […]

septembre 27th, 2016|Actualités, Catégories sonores, Musique|0 Comments

Le défi Europeana Sounds au Hackday du festival Waves Vienna Music

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. […]