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

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

Position announcement: Internship
Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) is offering unpaid intern positions for writing English-language abstracts for publications in a variety of languages.

Job announcement: Associate Editor (Spanish)
Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) seeks to fill an Associate Editor position.

RILM to partner to publish MGG Online
In 2014 Bärenreiter and J. B. Metzler, the publishers of Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (MGG), entered a long-term partnership with RILM.

RILM Retrospective on ProQuest
RILM Retrospective, a bibliography for pre-1967 publications, is now on ProQuest.
Basie’s unprecedented sound
When the Count Basie Orchestra first achieved prominence in 1936 it was using a basic antiphonal style and repertoire borrowed from other performance…

Celos aun del aire matan
Celos aun del aire matan: Fiesta cantada (opera in three acts)  (Middleton: A-R editions, 2014) is a critical performing edition of the earliest exta…

Bobby Byrd and James Brown
The singer, composer, and bandleader Bobby Byrd’s life and career were closely intertwined with those of James Brown. Growing up together in Toccoa,…

Pat Metheny’s extended work
In 2005 Pat Metheny was alarmed by shortening attention spans and bite-sized media blips. “The new form now is ringtones!” he exclaimed in an inte…

Levande Musikarv
Levande Musikarv/Swedish Musical Heritage is an open-access Internet database of Swedish composers born at least 100 years ago, including biographies…