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RISM at the IAML 2019 Congress (Kraków, Poland)

The annual congress of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres will take place from 14-19 July 2019 at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland.

RISM will sponsor the following congress sessions:

Tuesday, 16 July                       

  • 11.00–12.30                
    RISM Workshop 1: Muscat basics
    In this workshop RISM’s specially developed program for documenting musical sources, called Muscat, will be demonstrated. Muscat is a web-based, platform-independent, and open-source program that is available free of charge. This workshop will focus on basic Muscat editing skills for librarians and how to cataloging music manuscripts in Muscat. RISM encourages librarians to include music manuscripts from any time period up to the present, printed materials until ca. 1900, as well as libretti and treatises. 

    Space is limited. Please register by sending an e-mail to contact@rism.info.       
          
  • 14.00–15.30
    RISM Workshop 2: Continuation
    This course will continue the skills learned in the morning's RISM Workshop 1. We will practice cataloging manuscript collections and go into some of the details of cataloging printed music.

    Basic knowledge of Muscat is required, either from the morning session or participation in a previous Muscat workshop.

    Space is limited. Please register by sending an e-mail to contact@rism.info.

 

Thursday, 18 July       

  • 9.00–10.30 RISM Open Session
    Chair: Klaus Keil (RISM Zentralredaktion, Frankfurt am Main)

    • Klaus Keil (RISM Zentralredaktion, Frankfurt am Main)
      RISM news
    • Aris Bazmadelis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Arsinoi Ioannidou (RISM Greece, Athens) and Maria Aslanidi (Ionian University)
      The Greek RISM Working Group and authority metadata for music-related Hellenic holding agencies
    • Sonia Wronkowska (National Library of Poland, Warsaw)
      RISM à la polonaise

  • 16.00-17.30
    Advisory Council (open)
    Chair: Sonia Wronkowska (National Library of Poland, Warsaw)

Friday, 19 July      

  • 11.00–12.30                    
    Commission Mixte (closed)                    
    Chair: Richard Chesser (British Library, London)