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New at RISM: Friedrich Gottlieb Klingenberg: The Wedding Composer

You can only find biographical information about Friedrich Gottlieb Klingenberg somewhat indirectly. There are no entries for him in the standard references works Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart or New Grove (both print and the online versions). He is only mentioned in connection with the city...

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Events: Music for a while… for more than 325 years!

A joint RISM-British Library blog post about sources for Purcell's music

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RISM online catalog: Updated Tutorials for the RISM Online Catalog

New, updated tutorials are now available for the RISM Online Catalog. All tutorials are available through the catalog's Help page as well as through RISM's YouTube channel and the playlist Guides to the RISM Online Catalog. All videos are in English and include English captions. Three introductory...

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Events: Hindemith 2020

The following is a guest post from Susanne Schaal-Gotthardt (Director, Hindemith Institute, Frankfurt am Main): Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) was a careful archivist during his lifetime: starting in his student days he kept catalogs of works in which he recorded information about the work, its...

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