Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale
The World’s Writings on A World of Music

RILM at RCC in London
You are invited to enjoy breakfast with RILM and learn about our array of music research tools.

RILM at MLA in Portland, Oregon
You are invited to lunch with RILM and learn about updates and achievements of the past year.

RILM at AMS, Rochester, 2017
An invitation to a Friday lunch with RILM.

RILM Takes Over The Index to Printed Music
Research tool for searching published editions of music to continue under RILM's sponsorship.

RILM at the Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Musikforschung in Kassel
Upcoming events in Kassel.

RILM at AIBM Deutschland in Münster
A presentation on the status of RILM's newest products.

RILM at III Congresso ARLAC-IMS in Santos, Brazil
A round table at the ARLAC-IMS congress in Santos, Brazil
Beethoven’s coffee
A visitor to the 39-year-old composer’s Vienna apartment described Beethoven’s personal habits in notoriously disparaging detail—a p…

RILM’s one millionth record
RILM’s one millionth record is now online! The record documents 音乐考古学与古代音乐…

Arie a voce sola de diversi auttori (Venice, 1656)
Issued by A-R Editions in 2018, Arie a voce sola de diversi auttori (Venice, 1656), a collection of secular monodies for voice and basso con…

Christa Ludwig’s legacy
Christa Ludwig has been called “the Earth Mother of all singers”, and the designation is fitting in every possible way—the arresting…

Konakkoḷ in pedagogy and performance
Konakkoḷ is an important part of the Karnatak music curriculum in South India. The unique aspect of this pedagogical tool is that it is also a p…