21st Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Historical Sources of Traditional Music

The 21st Symposium of the Study Group on Historical Sources of Traditional Music will take place on 9-13 March 2016 in Paris, France, by invitation of Susanne Fürniss, MNHN. The conference site is the Musée de l’Homme, and the Meeting is hosted by the Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle (MNHN).

March 9th, 2016|Comments Off on 21st Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Historical Sources of Traditional Music

Wikipedia sings in Greek!

Do you have a passion for Greek traditional music? Are you interested in sharing knowledge through Wikipedia? Join us and enrich the Greek Wikipedia with sounds from the music collection of the Music Library of Greece of The Friends of Music Society at the Athens Concert Hall! […]

February 15th, 2016|Music, News|0 Comments

Learning traditional tunes through technology: Europeana Sounds and Tunepal

As part of the Europeana Sounds project, together with Tunepal, Comhaltas and Tobar an Dualchais, Historypin has created a traditional tune identification website that will make it easier for musicians to discover and learn from Irish and Scottish traditional music archival recordings held by Europeana. […]

January 25th, 2016|Music, News|0 Comments

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is the biggest traditional Irish music festival on the planet. Bryan Duggan and Lise den Brok will organise some Tunepal user testing during this festival.

August 9th, 2015|Comments Off on Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann

When a ring falls into a well!

Folk greek poetry describes the imaginative trick a certain mother is using while seeking for a groom for her daughter: Her ring fell into a well and she is promising that she will give her older daughter as a bride to the young man that will be able to go down to the sock of [...]

July 27th, 2015|Music, News|0 Comments

Discover Sabhal Mòr Ostaig – Tobar an Dualchais/Kist o Riches

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig is Scotland’s National Centre for Gaelic language and culture and home to many innovative projects, including Tobar an Dualchais/Kist o Riches. […]

May 20th, 2014|Music, News, Organisation|2 Comments