Create something brilliant with Europeana Music Collections and win a share of €25,000

Calling all creative thinkers! From now until 29 February, we’d like you to submit your designs for fantastic products and services which make the most of Europe’s rich Music digital cultural heritage. […]

February 8th, 2016|Music, News|0 Comments

“Preserving our heritage is central to our identity” – Meet with Eggo Müller

In 2015, we would like to present you the members of Europeana Sounds Advisory Board which gathers experts in core areas relevant to the project. […]

January 8th, 2015|Equipe, News|0 Comments

You don’t (always) see what you get!

When you enter one of the reading rooms at the German National Library in Leipzig or Frankfurt/Main you will see shelves packed with books. But nowadays, of course, there are also  plenty of computer screens offering online access to the collections. […]

July 15th, 2014|Music, News, Organisation|0 Comments

Preserving and Disseminating Traditional Music of Thrace

The Music Library of Greece ‘Lilian Voudouri’ was created under an initiative of the Friends of Music Society. Their vision was that the Library would act as a pool of information for music and the arts, capable of supporting a full programme of research and education. The Library, which holds more than 135,000 items, is located inside the Athens Concert Hall, opened to the public in February 1997, and since then has functioned as an important centre of study. […]

July 1st, 2014|News, Organisation|0 Comments

A warm welcome!

We are pleased to announce the official opening of europeanasounds.eu. Throughout the lifespan of the project, this will be a space dedicated to listening, discussion and discovery. We will be featuring regular contributions from all of the institutions involved in the project, from Athens to the Isle of Skye. As well as regular updates on [...]

June 2nd, 2014|News|3 Comments

TLA and DoBeS collection in Europeana Sounds – sounds from Europe and the World

In Europeana Sounds everything is about a vast diversity of audio-material reflecting the musical, cultural heritage of Europe. The Language Archive (TLA) hosting the well-known digital DoBeS-archive funded by Volkswagen Foundation will contribute songs, sounds, voices, rhythms and other audio-related materials collected by European linguist researchers in Europe and all over the world. […]