The Secretary General, Pia Shekhter, reports from the IMC General Assembly in Rabat, 11-13 November 2015.
The International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres encourages and promotes the activities of music libraries, archives and documentation centres to support and facilitate the realization of projects in music bibliography, music documentation and music library and information science at national and international levels.
Douglas Lilburn was an extremely influential figure in the history of New Zealand music. November 2015 marks the centenary of his birth. Lilburn’s reputation as the father of post-Second World War New Zealand musical composition is well-known. Leading by example, he forged a path that allowed others to aspire to a life of full-time composition.
Per Software ein Klavier stimmen: Zwei Physiker von der Universität Würzburg machen es möglich. Ihre Entwicklung mit dem Namen „Entropy Piano Tuner“ stellen sie kostenfrei im Internet zur Verfügung.
We are pleased to announce that our application to include Fontes Artis Musicae in Project MUSE was successful. This means that Fontes Artis Musicae will join the Project MUSE Premium Collection beginning with the Volume 63, 2016 issues. At its June meeting, the General Assembly approved a motion allowing the Board to pursue this contract. The contract was reviewed by a lawyer and others who have experience with license agreements, adjusted according to their advice, and then signed.
Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM), publisher of the world's largest bibliographic database of literature about music, proudly introduces RILM Music Encyclopedias™, a full-text compilation of 41 seminal titles published from 1775 to the present, the majority of which are not available anywhere else online. RILM Music Encyclopedias comprises nearly 80,000 pages with approximately 165,000 entries.