News
October 2018

Friday, October 26

RILM at Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Graz

Georg Burgstaller will participate in the annual congress of the Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC) held at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz, Austria, from 8 to 10 November 2018. The theme of the congress, Strengthening Music in Society, is also that of the association's new EU-funded Creative Europe initiative, which seeks to broaden access to music, arts education, and cultural participation. Dr. Burgstaller will be available to meet with conference participants to engage in discussions how AEC’s mission intersects with RILM's resources, which make music scholarship accessible across all disciplinary and cultural boundaries. For an appointment, please contact Georg Burgstaller at gburgstaller@rilm.org.

Friday, October 12

RILM at AMS/SMT, San Antonio, 2018

You are invited to a lunch meeting with RILM at the American Musicological Society’s and Society for Music Theory’s joint conference in San Antonio. On Friday, 2 November, from 12:00 to 2:00 pm, RILM will present, “Searching Across Disciplines: The RILM Suite and MGG Online for Music Theorists and Musicologists” in Bowie B at the Grand Hyatt in San Antonio, Texas. Associate Executive Editor Tina Frühauf will open the meeting with an update on recent developments at RILM, sharing news and relevant information on RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text, an expansion and enhancement of the unrivaled global bibliography of writings with full-text content from more than 200 key periodicals; RILM Music Encyclopedias, the continually expanding full-text compilation global online repository of music reference works with five new titles coming in 2019; and MGG Online, the continuously updated digital version Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart, with revised and new articles. Product Manager Naomi Perley will report on RILM’s takeover of the Index of Printed Music. All interested persons are invited to this presentation. RSVP is required by Tuesday, 23 October, to reserve lunch and a seat. Please send an email to conferences@rilm.org, including your name, institution, and "AMS/SMT".

Tina and Naomi can also be found at booth #402 in the Exhibit Hall.