Music at the Library – feedback from the last (Re)discovery event

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 by members of the Orchestra of the [...]

January 26th, 2017|Events, News, Sound categories|0 Comments

Europeana Sounds: music at the Library

We mark the end of the Europeana Sounds project Join us for a sound rediscovery event where we highlight items published in Europeana Sounds, a European funded project, coordinated by the British Library. Live performances will be recorded by Aleks Kolkowski on historical recording machines and the audience will be able to experience both wax [...]

January 24th, 2017|0 Comments

History of Sound: Exhibition and lectures at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision

Between Christmas and New Year’s Eve the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision organised their (re)discovery event on the theme “History of Sound”. […]

January 19th, 2017|News, Organisation, Sound categories|0 Comments

(re)discovery event at the Netherlands Institute of Sound and Vision – History of Sound!

Between Christmas and New Year’s Eve the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision opens its doors for sound lovers for five full days. Rare musical objects will be taken out of the depots to see the daylight during a huge radio festival at Sound and Vision. Due to their archival status it is unfortunately prohibited [...]

December 26th, 2016|Comments Off on (re)discovery event at the Netherlands Institute of Sound and Vision – History of Sound!

December 16 – Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision: History of Sound event!

Between Christmas and New Year’s Eve the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision opens its doors for sound lovers for five full days. Rare musical objects will be taken out of the depots to see the daylight during a huge radio festival at Sound and Vision. […]

December 16th, 2016|News, Sound categories|0 Comments

Voices from the past resonate today

The Sound (re)discovery event “Voices from the past, voices of today” took place at the BnF on Sunday 18 September 2016. This concert, part of the European Heritage Days celebrations at BnF, was attended by around 120-150 people. […]

October 26th, 2016|News|0 Comments