Stories and lessons from the world's leading opera, orchestra librarians, and music archivists.

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Emerald Publishing,, Bingley, United Kingdom, p.1 online resource (2022)



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(CaQQLa)201-0022164, (CaQQLa)201-0117737, (OCoLC)fst01030568, (OCoLC)fst01030569, America, America., Amérique, Amérique., Bibliothécaires musicaux, Bibliothéconomie musicale, Entretiens., fast, Interviews., Music librarians, Music librarians., Music librarianship, Music librarianship.


Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 07, 2022).Foreword: Maestro Riccardo Muti (Music Director, Chicago Symphony Orchestra) Foreword: Patrick McGinn (MOLA President) Foreword: F. Paul Driscoll (Editor in Chief, Opera News) Introduction Opera Ignites: Forging the Union between Librarians, Conductors, Répétiteurs, and Prompters in Arts; Wei-En Hsu Chapter 1. Richard Payne, Librarian, Royal Scottish National Orchestra Chapter 2. Gordon Grant, Music Librarian, Scottish Opera Chapter 3. Georgina Govier, Head of Music Library, Welsh National Opera Chapter 4. Martyn Bennett, Head of Music Library and Resources, Glyndebourne Festival and Touring Operas Chapter 5. James Halliday, Artistic Advisor and Librarian, Monteverdi Choir and Orchestras Chapter 6. Inger Garcia de Presno, Orchestra Librarian, Berlin Philharmonic Chapter 7. Michael Fritsch, Senior Librarian, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Chapter 8. Agnes Thiel and Vincent Marbach, Library Manager, Staatskapelle Dresden/Dresden State Opera Chapter 9. Dr. Katharina Hötzenecker, Chief Librarian, Vienna State Opera Chapter 10. Dr. Silvia Kargl, Historical Archives, Vienna Philharmonic Chapter 11. Cesare Diego Freddi, Music Library Manager, La Scala Theatre Chapter 12. Luca Logi, Music Library Manager, Artistic Direction, Fondazione Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Chapter 13. Virginia Giorgioni, Chief Music Librarian, Teatro San Carlo di Napoli Chapter 14. Stefano Lazzari, Head of Music Library, Teatro dell'Opera di Roma Chapter 15. Guido Ricci, Orchestra Librarian, Orchestra of the National Academy of Santa Cecilia Chapter 16. Guillaume Maessen, Orchestra Librarian, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra Chapter 17. Jan-Pieter Lanooy, Librarian, Netherlands Bach Society Chapter 18. Rachel Daliot, Orchestra Librarian, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra Chapter 19. Mari Rautio and Juhana Hautsalo, Music Librarians, Finnish National Opera and Ballet Chapter 20. Erik Hvitfeldt, Head of Music Library, Royal Swedish Opera Chapter 21. Erik Hvitfeldt, Head of Archive, Royal Swedish Opera Chapter 22. Liisi Laanemets, Music Librarian, Estonian National Opera Chapter 23. Alastair McKean, Head of Library Services, Sydney Symphony Orchestra Chapter 24. Nadia Myers, Orchestra Librarian, Queensland Symphony Orchestra Chapter 25. Jennifer Fung, Music Library Administrator, and Peter Alexander, Music Librarian, Opera Australia Chapter 26. Hiroshi Tanaka, Librarian, Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa (Japan) Chapter 27. Boram Kim, Orchestra Librarian, Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra Chapter 28. Mei-lee Leung, Assistant Executive Officer (Music), School of Music, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts Conclusion.