RISM International Inventory of Musical Sources after 1600

Alternative Titles
RISM International Inventory of Musical Sources after 1600
RĂ©pertoire International des Sources Musicales
RISM OPAC
Description

RISM - Series A/II: Music Manuscripts after 1600 is the most comprehensive annotated index and guide to music manuscripts, containing more than 850,000 manuscript records by over 27,000 composers found in over 800 libraries and archives in 36 countries. Records contain bibliographic information, manuscript locations, musical incipits, and bibliographic citations.

Published by the Répertoire international des sources musicale, RISM (International Inventory of Musical Sources) is an international, non-profit joint venture, which aims to document comprehensively the world's musical sources of manuscripts or printed music, works on music theory, and libretti stored in libraries, archives, monasteries, schools and private collections. The organization, founded in Paris in 1952, is the largest and only global operation that registers musical sources. RISM documents what exists and where it is stored.

Type
Catalog
Coverage
after 1600 (mainly 1600-1850)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8999
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects
Page maintained by Kathleen Folger
Last modified: 10/15/2014