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  • February 5, 2015
    Call for Applications: The Gladys Krieble Delmas Visiting Scholar Program at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum   The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is pleased to announce the new Gladys Krieble Delmas Visiting Scholar Program, created through a generous gift from the foundation of the same name, which seeks to encourage research in the collections of the Rock Hall's Library and Archives. Applications are currently being accepted for grants to fund travel by visiting scholars to the Library and Archives before December 31, 2015. Grants will be in the amount of $1,000 per...
  • January 13, 2015
    From The RILM Blog, 4 January 2015: Mozart: New Documents (Dexter Edge and David Black) is a collaborative project for the digital publication of new Mozart documents discovered since 1997.
  • January 5, 2015
    News from December 2014: http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/music/2014/12/earliest-polyphonic-mu...      
  • January 5, 2015
    The Center for Popular Music Studies at Case Western Reserve University, working with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, announces the availability of research fellowships to support use of the resources of the Rock Hall's Library and Archives.   Fellowships will be in the amount of $2,000 to support a one-week research trip. Applicants should send a CV or résumé, a one-page statement of research plans as they relate to the holdings of the Library and Archives (see http://catalog.rockhall.com), and proposed dates of residence to popmusic...
  • December 23, 2014
    Met Opera on Demand--New Releases (December 23, 2014) This month's new video release is a 1994 telecast of Richard Strauss's Arabella starring Kiri Te Kanawa in the title role. "Te Kanawa delivers a drop-dead gorgeous Arabella, one whose patrician bearing and gift for floating a long Straussian line remain unrivalled" (San Francisco Examiner). Wolfgang Brendel stars as Mandryka and Christian Thielemann conducts. This performance also features Natalie Dessay as Fiakermilli, just a few weeks after her Met debut in this role.This month's new audio titles include two holiday favorites...
  • December 2, 2014
    December 2014 New in 2014 is BOSS, the Biannual Online-Journal of Springsteen Studies, which aims to publish scholarly, peer-reviewed essays pertaining to Bruce Springsteen. 
  • December 2, 2014
    November 2014 The Bizet Catalogue by Hugh Macdonald has been published online. It is primarily a list of Bizet's works, providing essential information about the history and content of each one.
  • December 2, 2014
    Met Opera on Demand--New Releases (November 26, 2014) Ileana Cotrubas, Plácido Domingo, and Cornell MacNeil star in a 1981 telecast of Verdi's La Traviata, conducted by James Levine, newly available on Met Opera on Demand: Student Access. Two new audio titles are also available now: An American Tragedy: (Picker) radio broadcast recorded on 12/24/2005, conducted by James Conlon and starring Patricia Racette, Susan Graham, Dolora Zajick, Kim Begley, and Nathan Gunn.   Winter Playlist 2014: a special holiday-themed compilation of arias from past radio...
  • November 17, 2014
    14 November 2014 Met Opera on Demand now contains all ten Live in HD performances from the 2013/2014 season.
  • October 31, 2014
    Met Opera on Demand--New Releases (October 31, 2014) Joyce DiDonato sings the Cinderella title role of Rossini'sLa Cenerentola, opposite Juan Diego Flórez as her Prince Charming, in last season's Live in HD presentation now available to stream anytime on Met Opera on Demand: Student Access. DiDonato is "a dazzling, plucky and endearingly poignant Cinderella" (The New York Times) in the Met's whimsical production by Cesare Lievi, conducted by Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi.This month's new audio releases include: Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): radio broadcast...