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The quarterly journal of the Music Library Association provides articles and reviews in the areas of music librarianship, music bibliography and discography, the music trade and aspects of the music history.

Articles from Vol. 73, No. 3, March

After a Frenetic Summer of Construction, the New Makerspace at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) Fine Arts Library (FAL)-The Foundry-Opened to Great Fanfare (Literally) on 7 September 2016
After a frenetic summer of construction, the new makerspace at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) Fine Arts Library (FAL)--The Foundry--opened to great fanfare (literally) on 7 September 2016. More than 300 attendees were welcomed to the renovated...
Barney and Gloria: Revisiting Tin Pan Alley
ABSTRACT As New York's Tin Pan Alley era recedes into the past, scholars have the opportunity to reevaluate the primarily hit-driven narrative of twentieth-century popular music history. Revisiting the colorful careers of its inhabitants reveals...
Books Recently Published
For information about the scope of this column, consult the headline in the September 2016 issue. ENGLISH Aho, Marko. The tangible in music: the tactile learning of a musical instrument. Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY: Routledge, 2016. xvi, 165...
Faceted Vocabularies for Music: A New Era in Resource Discovery
ABSTRACT The Library of Congress Medium of Performance Thesaurus (LCMPT) and the music portions of the Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms for Library and Archival Materials (LCGFT) are long-anticipated products in a history of problem-solving...
Manuscripts and Medieval Song: Inscription, Performance, Context
Manuscripts and Medieval Song: Inscription, Performance, Context. Edited by Helen Deeming and Elizabeth Eva Leach. (Music in Context.) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. [xxi, 324 p. ISBN 9781107062634 (hardcover), $99.99; ISBN 9781316236680...
Music Magazine Archives: Rock
Music Magazine Archives: Rock [Ann Arbor, MI]: NA Publishing. (Accessed 5 September 2016). [Requires a Web browser and an Internet connection. Pricing: Ranges from $1,200 to $6,350 based on type of institution and purchase or five-year subscription.]...
Music Received
A key to abbreviated imprints is found at the end of this column. For information about the content and arrangement of this list, consult the introduction to the column in the September issue (p. 171 of this volume). SCHOLARLY & HISTORICAL EDITIONS...
New Periodicals
This semiannual column selectively lists new periodicals; describes their objectives, formats, and contents; and provides information about special issues; title and format changes, mergers, and cessations. The following resources were frequently consulted...
Notes Staff News
Notes staff news. Working with the people who are part of the Notes staff is a true pleasure. Even though most of our interaction takes place via email, over time we grow to know one another. So it is with a mixture of regret and happy anticipation,...
Of Programs and Prima Donnas: Investigating British Music with the Musical Festivals Database
ABSTRACT This essay introduces the digital humanities tool, the Musical Festival Database (MFD, www.musicalfestivals.org). The MFD is a fully-searchable, relational database that aims to help students and scholars investigate the performing personnel...
Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies
The Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies (IJS) is pleased to announce the availability of the Andrew Hill papers, music and audiovisual recordings, 1956-2011. Hill (1931-2007) was an influential jazz pianist, composer, band leader, educator, and winner...
The Guitar in Tudor England: A Social and Musical History
The Guitar in Tudor England: A Social and Musical History. By Christopher Page. (Musical Performance and Reception.) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. [xix, 248 p. ISBN 9781107108363 (hardcover), $99.99; ISBN 9781316257975 (e-book, Cambridge...
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