Fontes contents 2006 (vol. 53)

Volume 53/1, January - March 2006


  • IAML Outreach Ruth Hellen
  • L'Outreach au CNSMDP (Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et danse de Paris) Patricia Frechon
  • The New Members of the European Union: Outreach Initiatives in Hungary Julianna Gócza
  • An Overview of the IAML-U.S. Donated Music Materials Program Marjorie Hassen
  • Rescue of Endangered Folk Music Heritage of Nigeria: Library of Folk Music of Nigeria Project Christian Onyeji
  • Documenting Africa Chris Walton


  • Ottaviano Petrucci: A Catalogue Raisonné. By Stanley Boorman. D. W. Krummel
  • Repertoire Catalogue: Piccolo, Alto Flute, Bass Flute, including ca 900 Works for Flute Choir or Flute Orchestra. By Peter van Munster. Amélie Roper


Volume 53/2, April - June 2006

  • IAML Council Minutes 2005 Roger Flury
  • IAML Treasurer's Report 2004 Martie Severt

IAML Reports - Professional Branches

  • Archives and Music Documentation Centres Branch Judy Tsou
  • Broadcasting and Orchestral Libraries Jutta Lambrecht
  • Public Libraries Branch Hanneke Kuiper
  • Research Libraries Thomas Leibnitz

Subject Commissions

  • Cataloguing Commission Alison Hall
  • Cataloguing: Sub-commission on UMIMARC Laurence Decobert
  • Commission on Audio-Visual Materials Antony Gordon
  • Commission on Service and Training Mary Wallace Davidson

Working Groups and R-Projects

  • Archives Branch: Working Group on Access to Music Archives (formerly Working Group on the Registration of Archives) Judy Tsou
  • Public Libraries Branch: Working Group on IAML Toolbox Hanneke Kuiper
  • Bibliography Commission: Working Group on Hofmeister XIX Chris Banks
  • Bibliography Commission: Working Group on Access to Performance Ephemera (formerly Working Group on the Indexing of Music Performances) Rupert Ridgewell
  • Cataloguing Commission: Working Group on Music and ISBD David Sommerfield
  • Copyright Committee Richard Chesser
  • Information Technology Committee Antony Gordon
  • Outreach Committee Ruth Hellen
  • Structure of Conferences Committee Richard Chesser
  • RILM (Répertoire international de littérature musicale) Barbara Dobbs Mackenzie
  • RIdIM (Répertoire international d'iconographie musicale) Antonio Baldassare
  • RIPM (Répertoire international de la presse musicale) H. Robert Cohen

National Reports


  • Russian Musical Archives Outside of Russia Emilia Rassina


  • Lexikon "Musik über Musik" : Variationen - Transkriptionen - Hommagen - Stilimitation - B-A-C-H. Von Klaus Schneider. Beate Redlich
  • Armenian Music: A Comprehensive Bibliography and Discography. By Jonathan McCollum and Andy Nercessian. Joy Pile
  • The Pianist's Dictionary. By Maurice Hinson. Barry Zaslow


Volume 53/3, July - September 2006


Guest Editor: Pamela Thompson

  • Preface Pamela Thompson

St. Petersburg

  • Introduction Pamela Thompson
  • National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg Dr. Irina F. Bezuglova
  • The Yusupov Music Collection of the Russian National Library: A Short Historical Survey Natalya Grushkin
  • Some Materials of Foreign Musicians in the Manuscript Department of the Russian National Library Dr. Irina F. Bezuglova
  • The History, Collections and Activities of the Music Research Library of the St.Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov State Conservatoire Elena V. Nekrasova
  • Rare Editions from the Fifteenth to Seventeenth Centuries in the Music Research Library of St. Petersburg Conservatoire Olga N. Blyoskina
  • Materials of Foreign Musicians in the Manuscript Department of the St. Petersburg Conservatoire: A Short Survey Dr. Tamara Z. Skvirskaya and Vladimir A. Somov
  • The Music Collections of the Russian Institute for the History of the Arts Galina Viktorovna Kopytova
  • The Sheremetev Collection Galina Viktorovna Kopytova
  • The Music Library of the St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonic Society Named After D.D. Shostakovich Galina Leonidovna Retrovskaya
  • The Central Music Library of the St. Petersburg State Academic Mariinsky Theatre Irina V. Taburetkina
  • The Music Library of the State Academic Vocal Academy of St. Petersburg Irina Vladimirovna Grigor'eva


  • Preface Pamela Thompson
  • The Music Collections in the Libraries, Institutes and Museums of Moscow Galina Andreevna Timoshenkova
  • The History of the Music Research Library Named After S.I. Taneyev of the Moscow Conservatoire Emilia B. Rassina
  • The Problem of Musical "Rossica" Emilia B. Rassina
  • Russian Music Archives in the British Library: An Illustrated Overview Chris Banks
  • Letters of Foreign Musicians in the Collections of the State Central Museum of Musical Culture Named after M.I. Glinka Natalya Serafimovna Vostokova
  • The Study of the Music of Expatriate RUSSIANS Ludmilia Zinov'evna Korabel'nikova
  • Some Materials Relating to Prokofiev's life Abroad Natalya Pavlovna Savkina
  • Some Autographs of Tchaikovsky, Glazunov and Shostakovich in British Archives Natalya Yur'evna Tartakovskayaa
  • Russian Archives in the Collections of the Music Department of the Bibliothèque nationale de France Catherine Massip
  • Soviet Musical Life in the 1920s as seen in Contemporary Music Periodicals Gerald R. Seaman
  • Notes on Papers Given at International Conferences in Moscow on "Russian Music Archives Abroad; Foreign Music Archives in Russia"
    • Russian Music Manuscripts in Germany Joachim Jaenecke
    • Russian Music Manuscripts in Italian Archives Agostina Zecca-Laterza
    • Russian Music Archives in Finland Seija Lappalainen
    • Russian Music Manuscripts in Polish Archives Jolanta Byczkowska-Sztaba
    • Russian archIval matErial in Great Britain Pamela Thompson
    • The Library of Juri (Yuri) M. Lotman in Tartu University Library, Estonia Tatjana D. Kuzovkina
    • Nikolai Obukhov and his Paris Archive Galina Vladimirovna Grigor'eva
    • A Newly-Found Score of Skryabin's Prometheus (Poem of Fire) Olga Mikhailovna Tompakova
    • Russian Opera in Paris - A Survey of the Collection in the Glinka Central Museum of Musical Culture Svetlana Sergeyevna Martynova
    • The Basel Stravinsky Archive Viktor Pavlovich Varunts
    • The Collection of Early Russian Manuscript in the National Library in Warsaw Galina M. Malinina
    • Documents on the Activities of Russians abroad in the State Archive of the Russian Federation N.S. Tselov
    • Songs of Various Nations in the Collections of V.F. Odoyevsky Bernard Borisovich Granovsky
    • The Bradford Archive in the Irish Royal Academy: Materials on Russian Folklore, 1803-1808 Margarita Pavlovna Pryashnikova
    • New Musico-Historical Findings in German Letters from Moscow Archives Mikhail A. Saponov
    • Materials on Nineteenth-Century Composers in Russian Archives Olga Vladimirovna Loseva
    • "One of the best pianists of the school of Liszt" (Moscow Documentation on Karl Klindworth) Denis G. Lomtev
    • Spanish Music Material in Russian Archives Irina Alexeevna Kryazheva
    • Awaiting his hour?.: A Survey of the Collections of Foreign Musicians in the Russian State Archive of Literature and Art T.M. Korobova
    • The Foreign Archive in the Personal Archive of Tchaikovsky (Sources of New Aspects of the Composer's Biography) Polina E. Vaidman
    • Works by Foreign Composers in the Manuscript Department of the Moscow Conservatoire Library Irina Vyacheslavovna Brezhneva
    • The Razumovsky Music Archive in the context of European Culture in the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century Valeriya Y. Shulgina
    • Russian Music Manuscripts in Private Collections in Munich Elvira Anatol'evna Okuneva-Fatykhova


  • Handschriften aus deutschen Sammlungen in der Russischen Nationalbibliothek Sankt Petersburg. Musikmanuskripte und Musikdrucke des 17.-20. Jahrhunderts. Von Viacheslav Kartsovnik und Nina Rjazanova. Wolfgang Krueger


Volume 53/4, October - December 2006

  • Un compositeur français sous-estimé: Reynaldo Hahn Jacques Depaulis
  • Muddying the Waters: Max Kalbeck and the Fifth Symphony by Johannes Brahms Georg A. Predota
  • A New Resource for Research on Musical Learning in the Renaissance and Early Modern Periods: The MIML Bibliography Sara J. Beutter
  • Modeling descriptive elements and selecting information exchange formats for musical manuscript sources André Guerra Cotta, Tom Moore
  • The Friedrich Nicolas Manskopf Portrait Collection Digitization and Catalogue Project at Frankfurt University Library Ann Kersting-Meuleman
  • What Should Librarians Do With Piano Rolls?: A tentative solution from the IAML Conference in Göteborg, Sweden Rex Lawson
  • Recent Publications in Music Geraldine Ostrove


  • The Mahler Family Letters. Edited and translated by Stephen McClatchie. Melissa Ursula Dawn Goldsmith
  • Music in Latin America and the Caribbean, An Encyclopedic History. Volume I, Performing Beliefs: Indigenous Peoples of South America, Central America, and Mexico. Edited by Malena Kuss. Brenda M. Romero
  • Syntagma musicum III: Termini musici. By Michael Praetorius. Translated and edited by Jeffrey Kite-Powell. Scott Atwell


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