Fontes contents 2010 (vol. 57)

Volume 57/1, January - March 2010

  • Prague Concert Life 1850–1881: An Annotated Database  Karl Stapleton
  • Southeast Asia: Musical Syncretism and Cultural Identity  Artur Simon
  • «Il est vraiment inconcevable qu’elles soient encore si riches» : les archives de l’Académie Royale de musique, entre bibliothèque-Musée de l’Opéra de Paris et archives nationales  Solveig Serre
  • The Concert Programmes Project: History, Progress and Future Directions  Rupert Ridgewell
  • Digital Musical Libraries: The Patterns of Use of Digital Musical Scores  Ella Kulik
  • Integrating Web 2.0 into a Higher Education Library Service : A Case Study of Trinity College of Music’s Library Facebook Page  Claire Kidwell
  • The “Imperial and Royal-Court Schumann Robber”: The Unpublished Piano Cycles of Ernst von Dohnányi  Wendy H.W. Wong


  • American Muse: The Life and Times of William Schuman. By Joseph W. Polisi. Bradford Lee Eden
  • Edvard Grieg. Thematisch-Bibliographisches Werkverzeichnis. Vorgelegt von Dan Fog, Kirsti Grinde, Øyvind Norheim.  Georg Günther
  • A Guide to Library Research in Music. By Pauline Shaw Bayne.  Melissa Ursula Dawn Goldsmith
  • No Legs, No Jokes, No Chance: A History of the American Musical Theatre. By Sheldon Patinkin.  Thomas S. Hischak
  • Sergey Prokofiev and His World. Edited by Simon Morrison.  Fiona McKnight
  • History|Herstory. Alternative Musikgeschichten. Hrsg. von Annette Kreutziger-Herr und Katrin Losleben.  Hartmut Möller
  • America’s Concertmasters. By Anne Mischakoff Heiles.  Charles N. Page II
  • Antal Doráti and the Joy of Making Music. By Richard Chlupaty.  Diane M. Paige
  • Bach’s Cycle, Mozart’s Arrow: An Essay on the Origins of Musical Modernity. By Karol Berger.  Bryan Proksch
  • Theory and Analysis of Classic Heavy Metal Harmony. By Esa Lilja.  Robert Walser
  • Sibelius: The Orchestral Music: An Owner’s Manual. By David Hurwitz.  Scott Warfield
  • Vocal Chamber Music: a Performer’s Guide. By Barbara Winchester and Kay Dunlap. Ruthann McTyre
  • Focus: Music of South Africa. By Carol Ann Muller.  Santie de Jongh


Volume 57/2, April - June 2010

  • Towards a RISM series for Libretti  Pierluigi Petrobelli
  • Das Répertoire International Des Sources Musicales (RISM) in Geschichte und Gegenwart  Harald Heckmann
  • Musica Claromontana - Music in the Jasna Góra Monastery: Attributions, Forms, Style, Exchange of Repertoire  Aleksandra Patalas
  • OCLC WorldCat Selection @ McGill University  Joseph Hafner
  • The First Spanish Music Codes for the Blind and Their Comparison with the American Ones  Esther Burgos Bordonau
  • The Establishment of the Modern Piano Pedagogy in Spain: The Case of Valencia Victoria Alemany Ferrer


  • Charles Ives Reconsidered. By Gayle Sherwood Magee.  Ron Wiecki
  • “Recevez ce mien petit labeur”: Studies in Renaissance Music in Honour of Ignace Bossuyt. Edited by Mark Delaere and Pieter Bergé.  Edward Wickham
  • The Viola da Gamba Society Index of Manuscripts Containing Consort Music. Volume II. Compiled by Andrew Ashbee, Robert Thompson and Jonathan Wainwright.  Richard Andrewes
  • Aspects of early music and performance. By Audrey Ekdahl Davidson.  Bradford Lee Eden
  • Josef Myslivecˇek, “Il Boemo” The Man and His Music. By Daniel E. Freeman.  Allan Badley
  • Music Makes the Nation: Nationalist Composers and Nation Building in NineteenthCentury Europe. By Benjamin Curtis.  Brian Thompson
  • Women Writing Music in Late Eighteenth-Century England: Social Harmony in Literature and Performance. By Leslie Ritchie.  Cindy Richardson
  • Form, Program, and Metaphor in the Music of Berlioz. By Stephen Rodgers.  John Schuster-Craig
  • Choral Music in the Nineteenth Century. By Nick Strimple.  Barry Zaslow
  • A Performer’s Guide to Renaissance Music. 2nd edition. Edited by Jeffery Kite-Powell. Bradford Lee Eden
  • The Cambridge Companion to Electronic Music. Edited by Nick Collins and Julio d’Escriván.  Paul Schreiber
  • The Grove Book of Opera Singers. Edited by Laura Macy.  Ruthann B. McTyre
  • Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Thematisch-systematisches Verzeichnis der musikalischen Werke (MWV). Von Ralf Wehner.  Dr. Georg Günther
  • Las Claves Madrileñas de Isaac Albéniz. By Jacinto Torres Mulas con la colaboración de Ester Aguado Sánchez.  Frances Barulich
  • Game Sound: An Introduction to the History, Theory, and Practice of Video Game Music and Sound Design. By Karen Collins.  Ian Davis


Volume 57/3, July - September 2010

Public Libraries

Guest Editor: Hanneke Kuiper


  • Are Public Music Libraries On The Road To Full Democracy?   Hanneke Kuiper
  • The First Hundred Years of Music Librarianship at the Swedish Royal Academy of Music: 1771-1871   Mattias Lundberg
  • L'avenir de la musique dans les bibliothèques publiques françaises ou de la difficulté à trouver un modèle de substitution à la discothèque de prêt   Gilles  Pierret
  • Issues of Access: The Future of Music Audio Provision in UK Public Libraries   Frances Metcalfe
  • Exploring Public Library Music Collections through Social Technologies   Laurel Tarulli
  • Special Collections in the Bergen Public Library   Siren Steen
  • Keeping the Music Alive   Ria Warmerdam
  • Music at your fingertips: Music resources seminars for secondary school teachers and public libraries Phillippa McKeown-Green and Marilyn Portman
  • Boomwhackers: A Public Library Service for Music Teachers in the Public School System in Oslo, Norway   Ann Kunish
  • Von Mozart-Rallye bis Notenkoffer: Musikspezifische Angebote der Stadtbibliothek Essen für Schulen, Kinderchöre und Jugendensembles   Verena  Funtenberger
  • Public Libraries in Turkey   Bülent Yılmaz
  • Public and Special Libraries in Japan   Mari Itoh, Shigeyuki Kohzuma, Yasuko Nagaı


  • Guide to Developing a Library Music Collection. By R. Michael Fling. Anna Pensaert
  • The Disney Song Encyclopedia. By Thomas S. Hischak and Mark A. Robinson.  Brian Cockburn
  • After the Golden Age: Romantic Pianism and Modern Performance.  By Kenneth Hamilton. Barry Zaslow
  • The Great American Symphony: Music, The Depression, and War. By Nicholas Tawa. John Schuster-Craig
  • Music of the Postwar Era. By Don Tyler. Ralph Hartsock
  • Händel und seine Zeitgenossen. Eine biographische Enzyklopädie. (Das Händel-Handbuch 1). By Hans Joachim Marx. Suzana Ograjenšek
  • The Art of French Piano Music: Debussy, Ravel, Fauré, Chabrier.  By Roy Howat.  Jessie Fillerup
  • André Cluytens. Itinéraire d’un chef d’orchestre. By Erik Baeck. Jan Dewilde
  • Camille Saint-Saëns on Music and Musicians. Edited and translated by Roger Nichols. Keith E. Clifton
  • Amico: The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti. By Warwick Lister.   Allan Badley

Reprinted from Forum Musicbibliothek

  • Antonio Vivaldi und seine Zeit. Von Siegbert Rampe. Barbara Wolf
  • Robert Schumann und seine Zeit. Von Arnfried Edler. / Robert Schumann. Von Arnfried Edler. Peter Sühring
  • Musik und Bibel: 111 Figuren und Motive, Themen und Texte. Von Thomas Schipperges. Marianne Noeske
  • Leoš Janácek: Eine Biografie. Von Christoph Schwandt. Andreas Vollberg


Volume 57/4, October – December 2010

  • IAML Council Minutes 2010   Roger Flury
  • IAML Treasurer’s Report 2009   Kathryn Adamson

IAML Reports

Board Committees

  • Ad-Hoc Committee on Electronic Voting   Antony Gordon
  • Ad-Hoc Committee on Electronic Fontes   Jutta Lambrecht

Professional Branches

  • Archives and Music Documentation Centres Branch    Marguerite Sablonnière
  • Broadcasting and Orchestra Libraries Branch  Sabina Benelli
  • Libraries in Music Teaching Institutions Branch   Pia Schekter
  • Public Libraries Branch Hanneke Kuiper
  • Research Libraries Branch   Almut Boehme

Subject Commissions

  • Bibliography Commission   David Day
  • Commission on Audio-Visual Materials   Andrew Justice
  • Commission on Service and Training   Geoff Thomason
  • Cataloguing Commission    Antony Gordon
  • Cataloguing Commission: Sub-commission on UMIMARCTiziana Morsanuto

Working Groups

  • Archives Branch: Working Group on Access to Music Archives   Inger Enquist / Jon Bagüés
  • Bibliography Commission: Working Group on Access to Performance Ephemera   Rupert Ridgewell
  • Cataloguing Commission: Working Group on the Exchange of Authority Data   Malcolm Jones
  • Cataloguing Commission: Working Group on a Music Ontology    Antony Gordon
  • Constitution Committee   Richard  Chesser
  • Copyright Committee   Helen Faulkner
  • Information Technology Committee  Antony Gordon
  • Outreach Committee    Jon Bagüés
  • Programme Committee   StansławHrabia
  • Publications Committee   Jutta Lambrecht


  • RISM (Répertoire international des sources musicales)   Klaus Keil
  • RILM (Répertoire international de littérature musicale)   Barbara Dobbs Mackenzie
  • RIdIM (Répertoire international d’Image Musicale) Antonio Bladassare
  • RIPM(Répertoire international de la pressemusicale)   H. Robert Cohen


  • IAML-L  Bonna J. Boettcher
  • International Standard Music Number (ISMN)   Hartmut Walravens

Corresponding Editors’ News

  • Australian Challenges for Music Libraries and Archives of the Future   Georgina Binns
  • The Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre at 90: Some New Publications  Ilvi Rauna
  • Finland: A Local Music Library Universe?   HeikkiPoroila
  • Spain: The Published Proceedings of an International Congress on Martin y Soler   Jorge García

Honorary Members

  • Veslemöy Heintz   Pia Schechter
  • Pamela Thompson    Richard Chesser

National Reports


  • NoëlleMann  Fiona McKnight


  • Die Wachszylinder des Berliner Phonogramm-Archivs.   Von Susanne Ziegler.   Hartmut Walravens
  • Letters From a Life: The Selected Letters of Benjamin Britten 1913-1976. Volume 4: 1952-1957.   Edited by Philip Reed, Mervyn Cooke and Donald Mitchell.   Susi Woodhouse
  • Music, Experiment and Mathematics in England, 1653 – 1705.   By Benjamin Wardhaugh.   Tim Eggington
  • Handel Studies: A Gedenkschrift for Howard Serwer.   Edited by Richard G. King.   Kathryn Lowerre
  • Ethnomusikologie. Aspekte, Methoden und Ziele.    Artur Simon.   Hartmut Walravens
  • The Masses of Joseph Haydn: History, Style, Performance.    By Robert W. Demaree and Don V. Moses.   David Rayl
  • Die Zauberflöte K.620: Fascimile of the Autograph Score, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz (Mus. Ms autogr. W. A. Mozart 620).    ByWolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Introductions by Hans Joachim Kreutzer and Christoph Wolff.   Rupert Ridgewell
  • Hearing and Knowing Music: The Unpublished Essays of Edward T. Cone.   Edited by Robert P. Morgan.   David Trippett
  • Der Friedrich Hofmeister Musikverlag: sein Profil in Geschichte und Gegenwart.    By Anita Punkt.   John Wagstaff

Reprinted from Forum Musikbibliothek

  • Jean Sibelius. Symphonien und symphonische Dichtungen. Ein musikalischer Werkführer.   Von Joachim Brügge.  Andreas Odenkirchen
  • Thematischer Katalog Karlmann Pachschmidt.   Von Alexander Opatrny.   Manfred Sailer
  • Felicitas Kukuck als Komponistin von Solo- und Chorliedern. Exemplarische Untersuchungen zu zeitgeschichtlichem Umfeld und stilistischen Einflüssen.   Von Cordula Sprenger.  Peter Sühring
  • Clara Schumann. Musik und Öffentlichkeit.   Von Janina Klassen.   Martina Rebmann

Recent Publications in Music     comp. Geraldine Ostrove



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