Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale
The World’s Most Comprehensive Music Bibliography

Job Announcement: Tutorial videos
RILM is looking for someone to produce a short series of videos for users about using the database.

RILM at MLA, Denver
The latest updates to the RILM bibliography will be presented on Thursday morning, February 26 at 7:30 am. Click on the link for details.

Job announcement: Software Developer
Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) seeks to fill the position of Software Developer.

RILM at IASPM-US
Look for RILM in the book exhibitors area at the upcoming conference in Louisville in February.

Job announcement: Technical assistant
Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) seeks to fill a College Assistant position (functional title: Technical Assistant).

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

RILM at AMS Pittsburgh RILM will at AMS Pittsburgh from November 7-10, 2013.

Una colección de patrimonio musical español
The Fons de Música Tradicional at the Institució Milà i Fontanals (CSIC-IMF) in Barcelona has more than 20.000 melodies, copied on paper, collected…

Boulez goes electroacoustic
Répons (1981–84), the first major work to arise from Pierre Boulez’s involvement with IRCAM, is underpinned by a collection of five chords. Surfa…

Music for abusers
For some decades the back entrance of the Hovedbanegård (Central Station) in København served as a shelter and meeting place for alcoholics, drug ab…

Bach or the Devil
During his life, Bach was primarily known as a dazzling organist with virtuoso improvising abilities. Not surprisingly, his prowess gave rise to a num…

Svâtoslav Rihter’s spontaneous recitals
In a 1997 interview, Svâtoslav Rihter spoke about his love of unscheduled performing. “I now know from experience that things planned too far in ad…