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RILM at MLA in Cincinnati
RILM would like to invite you to lunch, hosted by RILM and EBSCO, in Cincinnati at the Music Library Association's annual conference.

RILM at SEM in Austin
An invitation to ethnomusicologists to lunch with RILM in Austin on 5 December 2015.

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RILM at AMS in Louisville
MGG and RILM presentations and lunch at AMS meeting in Louisville.

RILM in Greifswald, Germany
Gesellschaft für Musikforschung

RILM on EBSCO at the RMA in Leeds RILM will be giving a presentation on RILM on EBSCO on Thursday, September 4.

“The Antons” redux. I
Among the forgotten but highly popular operas of the late 18th century, Der dumme Gärtner aus dem Gebürge, oder, Die zween Anton (The dumb gardener…

Humor in kūṭiyāṭṭam
While the Kerala dance-drama kūṭiyāṭṭam focuses on weighty episodes from the venerable Indian epics, its performance affords a number of occas…

Detroit, Techno City
Detroit is known internationally as Techno City, named after the dance music genre pioneered by DJ/producers like Juan Atkins, Derrick May, and Kevin…

Joyce’s musical sirens
In the “Sirens” episode of Ulysses James Joyce made words represent music by playing with or even overcoming certain conventional features of lang…

Taking Chinese music by strategy
The so-called model works (yangbanxi)—ten operas, four ballets, two symphonies, and two piano pieces—monopolized China’s theatrical and musical…