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

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

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. […]

décembre 1st, 2016|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Enrichir Wikipedia avec des enregistrements de la collection Ruben

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. Report from a successful edit-a-thon October 26, 2016. About 25 participants eagerly awaited the beginning of the edit-a-thon at Statsbiblioteket. Most of the participants were musicology students; furthermore, a couple of history students and staff members from Statsbiblioteket were also present. They knew they were going to spend [...]

novembre 10th, 2016|Actualités, Musique|0 Comments

Le grand poète danois Jeppe Aakjær sur cylindres phonographiques

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. Statsbiblioteket holds a collection of previously privately owned wax cylinders . Until we digitised the cylinders, the collection was quite a mystery. It had nearly no metadata at all. We had, so to speak, to listen to the recordings to discover the content. Some of the wax cylinders turned out to be recordings of Jeppe Aakjær lyrics. […]

Des enregistrements inédits japonais en ligne !

Fruit de la collaboration entre la Bibliothèque nationale de France et la Bibliothèque nationale de la Diète au Japon, le portail France-Japon a ouvert ses portes virtuelles en décembre 2014. […]

Bertha von Suttner – Une voix du passé

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. In 1914, on the 21st of June, the Austrian Peace Nobel Prize laureate Bertha von Suttner died at the age of 71 in Vienna. The Österreichische Mediathek preserves a unique object, which commemorates this important peace activist: The only surviving sound recording of the voice of Bertha von Suttner!! […]