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RILM Retrospective on ProQuest
RILM Retrospective, a bibliography for pre-1967 publications, is now on ProQuest.

RILM on EBSCO filled up
The RILM on EBSCO breakfast is filled up. Please stop by the RILM booth if you have any questions about RILM on the EBSCO platform.

RILM on EBSCO at the Music Library Association
Saturday, March 1st at 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.
Veranda Room
Third Floor

RILM on ProQuest at the Music Library Association
Friday February 28th at 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Veranda Room
Third Floor

RILM on EBSCO at AMS Pittsburgh
RILM will be giving a presentation on RILM on EBSCO on Friday, November 8, 2013.

Music's Intellectual History is published.
The articles in the volume began life as papers presented at RILM's first conference. (2005).

RILM establishes new committees in Guatemala and Venezuela Guatemala and Venezuela now join Brazil, Colombia, and Argentina in the expanding roster of countries with official RILM committees in Latin America.

Cleopatra and the Oriental menace
In canonical French Orientalist discourse of the 19th century, the Orient is cast as effeminate, weak, and in need of rehabilitation by Western civili…

Gatemouth vs. the purists
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown (1924–2005) spent his career fighting purism by synthesizing old blues, country, jazz, Cajun, and R & B styles. A…

Bessie Smith analyzed
An examination of Bessie Smith’s first two released recordings—Down hearted blues and Gulf Coast blues—demonstrates that her interpretative orig…

Jack Casady’s signature bass
In a 2006 interview, Jack Casady recalled the development of the Epiphone Jack Casady Signature Bass: “When I first started playing, I ran across a…

Libreria Musicale Italiana launched the series Miroirs in early 2014 with Prassi esecutive nella musica pianistica dell´epoca classica: Principi teor…