RILM hosts the 11th Annual NFAIS Humanities Roundtable, Focus on the Library
RILM is hosting the Eleventh Annual National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) Humanities Roundtable, Focus on the Library, on Monday, 1 October, 2012, at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.
Music's Intellectual History reviewed in Fontes Artis Musicae
RILM's volume of essays on music historiography, entitled Music's Intellectual History
, has been reviewed by Peter Sühring in Fontes Artis Musicae
59/1 (January–March 2012) 81–83. For an English translation of the review, click here
RILM’s Participation in Discovery Services
In response to confusing and potentially misleading information circulating in the marketplace, we would like to clarify the availability of RILM content on online services.
EBSCO to acquire rights to license select databases currently available through the OCLC FirstSearch service
As a result, RILM will no longer be available through the OCLC FirstSearch platform.
Thakur and Mussolini
Near the end of his visit to Rome in 1933, the Hindustani vocalist Omkarnath Thakur (1887–1968) received an invitation to dine with Mussolini; Il Duce had …
The Ring recast
Gil Kane’s and Roy Thomas’s graphic novel Richard Wagner’s “The ring of the Nibelung” (New York: DC Comics, 1997) transforms Wagner’s …
Loïe Fuller’s serpentine success
Skirt dancing, involving the dancer’s graceful manipulation of a full skirt, was a widely popular genre in the U.S. when Loïe …
Greek and Roman musical studies
In early 2013 Brill launched Greek and Roman musical studies, the first specialist periodical in the fields of ancient Greek and Roman music. The journal …
Sometime in October 1939 Woody Herman and his band traveled to the Vitaphone Studio in Brooklyn to begin work on a ten-minute film short. Probably …