Brio contents lists

Contents lists for all issues of Brio. Volumes 1 to 43 were derived from the list compiled by Susi Woodhouse.

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Brio Vol.54, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2017)

Editorial

Articles

‘Hopes, dreams and difficulties’: the archives of Imogen Holst. Hannah Eyles

Supply and demand: ‘more, more, more’ meets archives. Heather Roberts

Gerald Finzi 60 years on: some personal reflections. Robert Gower

The IAML (UK & Irl) Library: a celebratory farewell. John Wagstaff

Book reviews

IAML (UK & Ireland) Executive Committee


Brio Vol.53, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2016)

Editorial

Articles

Musical history from Novello's warehouse ledgers: printed full scores and print runs in documenting the promotion of British composers before the First World War. Lewis Foreman

Keeping time: the Hallé's archive. Eleanor Roberts

Ancient church music published by the Motett Society: a list with the original sources. Richard Turbet

Cataloguing Haydn's breastpin: music collections, user-generated content and perceptions of value. Diana Caulfield

RDA implementation in music libraries in the UK: empirical research project findings (2014). Julija Paskova

Book reviews

IAML (UK & Ireland) Executive Committee

Notes for contributors


Brio Vol.53, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2016)

Editorial

Articles

The bicentenary of William Sterndale Bennett. Barry Sterndale-Bennett

Thomas William Bourne: a Handel 'pioneer' reassessed. Robert J. Bruce

The first Edinburgh Musical Festival: 'serious and magnificent entertainment', or 'a combination of harmonious and discordant notes'? Karen E. McAulay

Exhibition review

Book reviews

IAML (UK & Ireland) Executive Committee

Notes for contributors


Brio Vol.52, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2015)

Editorial

Articles

Obituary: O.W. (Tim) Neighbour

"No encores": the Royal Dublin Society concert archive recitals in retrospect: 1925–50. Triona O'Hanlon

A brief history of the Royal College of Organists' library and archive. Andrew McCrea

David and Goliath: how to be a small library in a big digital world. Katharine Hogg

Exhibition review

Book reviews

IAML (UK & Ireland) Executive Committee

Notes for contributors


Brio Vol.52, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2015)

Editorial

Articles

Obituary: Tony Lynes

Oxford's Weston Library: a new home for the Bodleian's music library. Martin Holmes

Putting all your eggs in one basket: Library catalogues for the twenty-first century. Claire Marsh

Melodists: the melodists' club lingers on - from 277 words to obscurity in 131 years and seven editions. Oliver B. Pollak

Book reviews

IAML (UK & Ireland) Executive Committee

Notes for contributors


Brio Vol.51, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2014)

Editorial

Articles

‘All for love and nothing for reward': Henry Watson, his legacy and his library. Ros Edwards

From historical collections to metadata: a case study in Scottish musical inheritance. Karen E. McAulay

"Very respectable subscription concerts": the Black Bear Inn Music Club, Cambridge, 1789-1809. Susi Woodhouse

Exhibition reviews

Book reviews

IAML (UK & Ireland) Executive Committee

Notes for contributors


Brio Vol.51, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2014)

Editorial

Articles

God save the Zine: remembering the Forgotten Zine archive. Mick O'Dwyer, Joe Peakin, Leigh Ann Hamel, Tom Maher and Eric Cook

Handel the tutor. Amanda Babington

Not unto Byrd: further editions of Non nobis Domine and other works attributed to Byrd published during his nadir, 1695-1840; with two Byrd miscellanea. Richard Turbet

A beginner's guide to dating printed music. Catherine Small

Reminiscences of IAML (UK) – sixty years on. Pam Thompson, Roger Taylor, Patrick Mills

Exhibition reviews

Book reviews


Brio Vol.50, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2013)

Editorial

Articles

Obituary: Peter Hinchcliffe

IAML(UK & Ireland) founding fathers: the people behind the Branch. Susi Woodhouse

Percy Scholes and The Oxford Companion to Music. Simon Wright

Benjamin Britten's library: its past, present and future. Nicholas Clark

The Aylward Collection at Cardiff University: aspects of its history and provenance. Loukia Drosopoulou

Reminiscences of IAML (UK) – sixty years on. Miriam Miller, Jane Harington, Richard Turbet, Ruth Hellen

Exhibition review

Book reviews


Brio Vol.50, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2013)

Articles

Music shops and the music trade in Georgian Bath. Matthew Spring

From Byrd to Bing and Bridge. Richard Turbet

Most exquisitely performed: concert programmes at Cambridge University Library. Susi Woodhouse

Hans Gál and the Edinburgh Festival. Katy Hamilton

Exhibition review: Longplayer. Chris Larner

Book Reviews

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.49, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2012)

Articles

Obituary: Malcolm Turner

Articles

The Mercer's Hospital Music Collection: an overview. Triona O'Hanlon

Irish country house music collections: Birr Castle, Co. Offaly. Karol Mullaney-Dignam

MusicPAL — a bridge toward wider inter-library co-operation in Ireland?. Keith Brittle

The Irish Traditional Music Archive at Twenty-Five. Nicholas Carolan

The eighteenth-century music library at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin. Kerry Houston

In Stanford's hand: the manuscript collection of Charles Villiers Stanford at the Robinson Library, Newcastle University. Adele Commins

British Music Publishers revisited. D.W. Krummel and Yu Lee An


Brio Vol.49, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2012)

Articles

Part songs and catches from an Essex village: the secular publications of the psalmodist John Arnold (1720-1792). Olive Baldwin and Thelma Wilson

Collections of musicians' letters in the UK and Ireland: summary of a scoping study commissioned by the Music Libraries Trust. Katharine Hogg, Rachel Milestone, Alexis Paterson, Rupert Ridgewell, Susi Woodhouse

Music publishing in the first half of the twentieth century: a view from the publishing house. An interview with Robert Douglas Gibson by Lewis Foreman

Highlights of the Foyle Menuhin Manuscript Collection at the Royal Academy of Music. Andrew Morris

Crowdsourcing the Celtic bard: wandering minstrels and mournful harps from the Western Isles to Wales. Karen E. McAulay

Exhibition review: The Triumph of Pleasure: Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens 1729-1786. Nina Nethercott

Exhibition review: Dickens and Music. Elizabeth Lee


Brio Vol.48, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2011)

Articles

Some observations on royal celebrations in Manchester's Gentlemen's Concerts. Geoff Thomason

Listen to the Nightingale. Cheryl Tipp

The state of scholarly research on Harrison Birtwistle. Joseph Sowa

A palimpsest of production: insights on British opera performances from annotated vocal scores and ephemera. Margaret Jones

Exhibition review: The Worshipful Company of Musicians. Hazel Bailey


Brio Vol.48, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2011)

Articles

Trading spaces: a comparison of music libraries and librarianship in the UK and USA. John Wagstaff

The Spencer Collection at the Royal Academy of Music, London. B.A. Diana

The story of the RTÉ Sound Archives. Aisling Connolly


Brio Vol.47, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2010)

Articles

The Royal Society of Musicians of Great Britain: a brief introduction to the history of the Society and its archives. Colin Coleman

Janáček editions at 2010: a personal overview. John Tyrrell

The role of the music specialist in music collections in English public libraries. Vanessa Fuidge and Peter Willett

RFID and Music Stock. Rebecca Read

Book Reviews

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.47, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2010)

Articles

Alan Sopher: a tribute. Liz Hart

Decoding Tallis's Lamentations: music for Protestant Queen or Catholic subjects? Amelie Roper

The search for 'A New Impetus to the Love of Music': the methodology and sources for town-hall research. Rachel Milestone

JazzHub: an online resource for jazz research. Claire Marsh

Music PAL: opening doors to music resources in Ireland. Roy Stanley

Exhibition review: Chopin: the romantic refugee. Kathryn Adamson

Reviews

IAML (UK & Irl) Executive Committee

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.46, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2009)

Articles

Muddy boots and music books: Scottish song–collecting c.1760–1848. Karen E. McAulay

Documenting young Britten: an overview of the cataloguing and technical solutions developed during the first phase of the Britten Thematic Catalogue Project. Jonathan Manton

Film and Television Music Sources in the U.K. and Ireland. Miguel Mera and Ben Winters

Book Reviews

IAML (UK & Irl) Executive Committee

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.46, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2009)

Articles

Making Music in Scotland. Linda Young

The BBC and the Proms. Peter Linnitt

The Prague concert life database: an online survey of Prague music for all. Karl Stapleton

Converting the 'Union Catalogue of Music'. Susan Clayton, Katherine Mallows, Alison Wood, Adrienne Targett and Richard Haywood

The Opperby Stokowski collection at the Royal College of Music. Rob Corp

Lost Havergal Brian songs. David Jenkins

Exhibition review: Scots music abroad: an exhibition at the National Library of Scotland (6 March – 23 May 2009). Graham Muncy

Book Reviews

IAML (UK & Irl) Executive Committee

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.45, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2008)

Editorial

Articles

'The cheapest and most eligible way of purchasing books': some economic issues attending to the publication of sacred music in England in the second half of the 18th century. Jeremy Wong

'Most suitable for purposes of publication': Cecil Sharp's folk song texts. Ann Keith

Music in Fingal Public Libraries: an investigation of Fingallians' needs. Maria Smyth

Holidays, industrial, shopping: what production music tells us about how we organise music. Michael Summers

Exhibition: Hallé 150. Geoff Thomason

Book Reviews

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.45, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2008)

Guest Editorial: Richard Chesser

Articles

Some nineteenth-century orchestral parts from the library of the Royal Philharmonic Society. Arthur Searle

Novello's 'Neue Zeitschrift': 1883, Francis Hueffer and the Musical review. Leanne Langley

Sir George Smart and the other 'Phil': concerts at the Philanthropic Society in the 1820s and 1830s. Sandra Tuppen and Robert Parker

Chamber music in the home: Henry Rensburg's concerts in Liverpool. Nicolas Bell

'The horror of his biographers': a letter by W.A. Mozart to his Augsburg cousin from the collection of Stefan Zweig'. Oliver Matuschek

The Hirsch correspondence: some preliminary observations. Nick Chadwick

Notes on some recent Vaughan Williams acquisitions in the British Library. Oliver Neighbour

Exhibition review: Handel and the Crystal Palace (Foundling Musesum, London). Robert Balchin

Exhibition review: 'Wo man Ihre Compositionen allen andern vorzieht': Beethoven und England (Beethovenhaus, Bonn). Rupert Ridgewell

Book Reviews

A select bibliography of the writings of Arthur Searle

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.44, no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2007)

Editorial

Articles

Music Hire Libraries: printing music or printing money? Simon Wright

Thematic Catalogues in London Music Publishing 1780-1837. Yu Lee An

Grieg in Manchester: sidelights on a centenary. Geoff Thomason

Conferences

IAML annual conference, Sydney, 2007: one delegate's experience. Liz Hart

Project news

Book Reviews

List of items received

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.44, no.1 (Spring/Summer 2007)

Editorial

Articles

Brian Redfern. Malcolm Jones

The Rosenthal Mozart Collection. Peter Ward Jones

Cataloguing printed editions of Mahler. Paul Banks

Rejuvenating Britten: A First Report on the Production of a Web-Based Thematic Catalogue of Britten's Works. Sharon Choa

Exhibition review: Music at Cambridge University Library: a review of Keeping the score. Ann Keith

Exhibition review: Mozart 250: exhibitions in London, Vienna and Salzburg. Rupert Ridgewell

Book Reviews

List of Items Received

Notes for Contributors


Brio Vol.43 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2006)

Editorial

Articles

Developments in music librarianship education at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. John Wagstaff

How to read a concert programme: programmes from the papers of Sir George Smart. Ian Taylor

From chaos to coherence: methodological background, approaches and issues in the organisation of concert programmes. Deborah Lee

The Vaughan Williams/Leith Hill Musical Festival orchestral library, with some thoughts on the composer as performer. Graham Muncy

Reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.43 no.1 (Spring/Summer 2006)

Editorial

Articles

“Pale green of the English Hymnal!” – a centenary retrospective. Simon Wright

The music collections of the Anacreontic Society and the Sons of Handel Society and music making in Dublin c.1740 – 1865. Catherine Ferris

Three musical lives and their archival traces: Jenny Lind, Priaulx Ranier and David Munrow. Chris Beckett

Changing attitudes: the instability of the Byrd keyboard canon from the nineteenth century to the present. Richard Turbet

Reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.42 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2005)

Editorial

Articles

A tribute to Ian Ledsham, 1954 – 2005. Malcolm Jones

The concept of the “scholar-publisher” in the Renaissance: a study of the music publications of Johannes Petreius (1497 – 1550). Amelie Roper

The William Alwyn Archive in Cambridge University Library. Margaret Jones

The art of musical expression in performance and recording. Andrew Earis

Exhibitions

Reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.42 no.1 (Spring/Summer 2005)

Editorial

Articles

Henry F.J. Currall, 1912 – 2004. Eric Cooper

The use of digital technologies for preservation of and access to special collections of music in UK and Irish academic libraries. Kate Masson

Recent developments in promoting access at the Britten-Pears Library. Christopher Grogan

The elusive Potter. Richard Turbet

Yours very sincerely, Edward Elgar: the Elgar-Brodsky correspondence at the RNCM. Geoff Thomason

Music and musicians of Brodie Castle. Roger Williams

Reviews


Brio Vol.41 no.1 (Spring/Summer 2004)

Editorial

Articles

Curved air: L.W. Duck and the Henry Watson Music Library. Martin Thacker

From the Hebrides to the Harrys: a discovery of Hubert Harry. Roger Taylor

John Ogdon the composer. Callum Thomson

The Jack Hylton Archive at Lancaster University library. Elizabeth Fawcett

The music of James Scott Skinner: a new web resource. Pat Ballantyne

Whittaker live! (a lively blog). Karen E. McAulay

J. Guggenheim as music publisher: Tallis and Byrd restored. Richard Turbet

Reviews

Advertisements for Branch posts

Some recent articles on music librarianship. John Wagstaff


Brio Vol.41 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2004)

Editorial

Articles

A few notes from Hull. Christine A. Hill

The Coke collection at the Foundling Museum. Katharine Hogg

Ebenezer Prout in theory and practice. Rosemary Firman

The Dominant: a note on a short-lived periodical. Simon Wright

New RISM (UK and Ireland) database launched. Sandra Tuppen

The musical exiles from Nazi Europe in Great Britain. Michael Haas

Reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.40 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2003)

Editorial

Articles

A framework and a fanfare for the future of music in libraries: the gestation of Access to music. Pamela Thompson

“Easy, cheap and true”: tonic sol-fa in print and in the concert hall. Sarah Kaufman

The Jewish Music Institute Library, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Geraldine Auerbach

Introducing the NLI Classical Music Archive. Emma Costello

An archive for art music in Ireland. Harry White

Musical instruments at National Trust for Scotland properties in the North East of Scotland: a preliminary report. Roger Williams

Of needles (or lasers) and haystacks: some thoughts on classifying sound recordings. An introduction to the translation of Principes de classification des documents musicales. Ian Ledsham

Principles of classification for music loan collections. Classification tables for public sound recording libraries. Translated from the French by Ian Ledsham

Reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.40 no.1 (Spring/Summer 2003)

Editorial

Articles

Anthony Thomas Hodges 1934-2002. Anna Smart

Towards a union catalogue of concert programmes in the UK and Ireland – a preliminary report. Rupert Ridgewell

The singing keyboard: trends in scholarly electronic resources for music. Catherine Owen

From Dalfield Walk, Dundee to Renfrew Street, Glasgow: the James Simpson manuscripts. Karen McAulay

Managing a music collection in the 21st century: a presentation to library school students. Frances Metcalfe

The antiquarian collection of music in the Guildhall School of Music and Drama library. Wendy Harrisson

To Oliver Neighbour on his eightieth birthday. Richard Turbet

Reports

Reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.39 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2002)

Editorial

Articles

The music collection at the National Library of Ireland. Una Hunt

The Contemporary Music Centre, Dublin. Sarah M. Burn

About the Irish Traditional Music Archive. Nicholas Carolan

Manuscript sources from Irish cathedrals: the Cashel cathedral choir-books, a preliminary report. Barra Boydell

Music collections at Trinity College, Dublin. Roy Stanley

Music library provision in Northern Ireland. Brenda Fleming

Music services in Irish public libraries: an outline of current trends. Eileen O’Brien

Reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship. John Wagstaff


Brio Vol.39 no.1 (Spring/Summer 2002)

Editorial

Articles

Imogen Fellinger (1928 – 2001): an affectionate tribute. John Wagstaff

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Travelling Fellowship 2001. Melanie Baker

A new Elizabethan keyboard source in the archives of Arundel Castle. David Skinner

Reasons why film music is held in low regard: a British perspective. David Burnand

The “ANSCR” to CD classification at Leeds College of Music. Claire Marsh

The Jerwood Library of the Performing Arts at Trinity College of Music. Rosemary Williamson

Music publishing in Wales: a bibliographical note. Rhidian Griffiths

Alec Hyatt King: a selective bibliography. Edmund M.B. King

Reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship. John Wagstaff


Brio Vol.38 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2001)

Editorial

Articles

Side by side. Angela Escott

The metamorphosis of Mildred or Hail, bright Cecilia. Peter Linnitt and Paul Andrews

Encore! again: the history and current state of the project. Malcolm Jones

CADENSA on the web: the British Library National Sound Archive catalogue in hyperspace. Antony Gordon

Urtexts, URLs and a trip to the Russian optician: in-house staff library training at the RNCM. Geoff Thomason

Reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship. John Wagstaff

Updates to BUCOMP2. John Wagstaff


Brio Vol.38 no.1 (Spring/Summer 2001)

Editorial

Articles

Music publishing in Paris under the German Occupation. Nigel Simeone

World jazz archives. Katherine Dodd and Charles Oppenheim

Zeppelins in the basement: music libraries in Lithuania. Ruth Hellen

Resources for music studies in the library of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Yoshiko Yasumura

Words set to music in the madrigals of John Wilbye. Richard Turbet

The Oldman and Bryant prize winners

2001 Music Library Association Publication Awards

Reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship. John Wagstaff


Brio Vol.37 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 2000)

Editorial

Articles

“Willie comes to tea tomorrow with symphony”: Hubert Foss as Walton’s publisher. Simon Wright

IAML conference 2000 in Edinburgh. Julie Crawley

Music Libraries Online. Marian Hogg

Ensemble: a vision for music cataloguing cooperation. Pamela Thompson

Keytempo: a new web resource for musicians and music librarians. John Clews

Orpheus with his lute. David Russell Hulme

Some recent articles on music librarianship. John Wagstaff

Updates to BUCOMP2. John Wagstaff

Book reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.37 no.1 (Spring/Summer 2000)

Editorial

Articles

Development of the Music Collection of the National Library for the Blind. Melanie Baker

Alexander Technique – an introduction and bibliography of recommended resources for the musician. Nigel Evans.

Music provision for blind and partially sighted musicians. Roger Firman

The Disability Discrimination Act (1995): a checklist for libraries. Geoff Thomason

Some recent articles on music librarianship

Musical Bibliographies of 1998. Richard Andrewes

Book reviews


Brio Vol.36 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1999)

Editorial

Articles

Peter Warlock and early music: an assessment. Richard Turbet

Introducing the Concert Life in 19th Century London database. Christina Bashford

Sir Patrick Spens: a ballad revisited. Paul Andrews

A Gibbons discography, part 2: Vocal music. Michael Greehalgh

Updates to BUCOMP2. John Wagstaff

Letter to the Editor

Book reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.36 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1999)

Articles

John May. Lewis Foreman

A risky business: Robert Cocks, his almanac and Cocks’s Musical Miscellany. John Wagstaff

Bruckner’s publishers, 1865 – 1938. Nigel Simeone

M.U.S.I.C.L.I.B.R.A.R.Y.L.A.N.D: personal reminiscences. Anthony Hodges

A Gibbons discography, Part I: introduction and instrumental music. Michael Greenhalgh

Music bibliographies of 1997. Richard Andrewes

News and views

Book reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.35 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1998)

Editorial

Articles

Mother Goose and other golden eggs: Durand editions of Ravel as reflected in the firm’s printing records. Nigel Simeone

The complete Beethoven letters. Michael Freyhan

Oxford University Press and music publishing: a 75th anniversary retrospective. Simon Wright

Mimoletnosti/Visions Fugitives: a fleeting look at Russian music libraries. Pamela Thompson

More early printed editions attributed to Byrd. Richard Turbet

News and views

Book reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.35 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1998)

Editorial

Articles

Who needs music librarians anyway? From FQM to OLU. Ian Ledsham

Music Library Online. Kate Sloss and Celia Duffy

Music bibliographies of 1996. Richard Andrewes

News and views

Book reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.34 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1997)

Editorial

Articles

The library of the Royal College of Organists: its history and development. Robin Langley

The Prayer Book in practice: textual anomalies and their implications in Tudor musical settings of the First Book of Common Prayer. Stefan Scot

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.34 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1997)

Articles

A Balkan journey: an outreach exploration to Bulgaria and Macedonia. Roger Taylor

Building a regional music resource. Chris Muncy and Kay Chambers

Project BARM – a rationale. Susi Woodhouse

The Musical Antiquarian Society – a further footnote. Chris Banks

Music bibliographies of 1995. Richard Andrewes

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.33 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1996)

Articles

The Prokofiev Archive and the Centre for Russian Music. Noell Mann

Obituary: Kenneth H Anderson FLA. Malcolm Lewis

The Musical Antiquarian Society 1840 – 1848: a postscript concerning 1849. Richard Turbet

Music bibliographies of 1994. Richard Andrewes

News and views

Book reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.33 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1996)

Editorial

Articles

Making GLASS visible: the effectiveness and future of the Greater London Audio Specialisation Scheme. Daniel Williams

Books for the Purcell tercentenary. Margaret Laurie

A Byrd discography supplement. Michael Greenhalgh

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.32 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1995)

Editorial

Articles

Alec Hyatt King: a tribute

British Library MS. Mus.1.: a recently discovered manuscript of keyboard music by Henry Purcell and Giovanni Battista Draghi. Chris Banks

Finding our voice: music in Ireland today. Eve O’Kelly

Musicalia: a report on the feasibility of building a multimedia interface system for music library catalogues. Pat Napier

The publication of Byrd’s Gradualia reconsidered. Teruhiko Nasu

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.32 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1995)

Obituary: Alec Hyatt King

Editorial

Articles

Parry, Stanford and the pursuit of the British Symphony 1880 – 1910. Jeremy Dibble

Harmonization of EC Copyright Protection: a music libraries view. Alan Pope

The music collection of a Scottish Laird: George Skene of Skene 1731. Richard Turbet

Christopher Palmer: a personal memoir. Paul Andrews

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.31 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1994)

Editorial

Articles

Music manuscript acquisitions at the British Library since 1981. Arthur Searle

Flight for the eagle? A music librarian’s research visit to Albania. Roger Taylor

Byrd at 450. Richard Turbet

Music reference works published in 1993. Richard Andrewes

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.31 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1994)

Obituary: Roger Oliver

Articles

A note on Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji and the Sorabji Archive. Alistair Hinton

A ‘forgotten’ music periodical: The Chord, 1899 – 1900. Richard Turbet

Storage and issue of vocal sets: a survey. Margaret Roll

Dating 19th century music: a working guide for librarians. Ian Ledsham

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.30 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1993)

Articles

Walter Henry Stock (1905 – 1993): an appreciation. Alec Hyatt King

Introducing...the IAML(UK) Library. John Wagstaff

IAML conference, Helsinki 1993: a personal view. Helen Faulkner

Music, visually-impaired people and the Royal National Institute for the Blind. Geraldine Page

Music reference works published in 1992. Richard Andrewes

The IAML(UK) academic librarians’ meeting, 13 May 1993. Ian Ledsham

Use of computing technology in UK academic libraries. John Wagstaff

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.30 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1993)

Messages from Ray Astbury and Don Roberts

Editorial

Articles

Happy Birthday IAML(UK) and Brio. Maurice B. Line

Some memories of 1953: the first year of IAML(UK). Alec Hyatt King

Playset provision in England: a report. Chris Houlston, Graham Muncy

Obituary: Paul S. Wilson

Music reference works published in 1991. Richard Andrewes

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.29 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1992)

Articles

Managing for quality services. David Ruse

William Byrd and the three-part ayres of Thomas Holmes. Dr. John Irving

The International Standard Music Number. Malcolm Lewis

A Howells discovery in Lancaster. Paul Andrews

Short articles:
Saturdays at 12: lunchtime concerts in Chesterfield Library. Margaret Brandram

Cuts, catalogues and standards. Malcolm Lewis

A new music service at the Guernsey Library. Sarah Fletcher

Three songs by Lady Elizabeth Craven. Dr. Ceridwen Lloyd-Morgan

Towards a national arts and media strategy. John Wagstaff

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.29 no.1 (Spring/ Summer 1992)

Editorial

Articles

The American Music Collection at Exeter University: twenty years on. Julie Crawley

A deeply dead duck? Compulsory Competitive Tendering – a new Whitehall farce. Malcolm Lewis

The Musical Antiquarian Society, 1840 – 1848. Richard Turbet

A snapshot of UK music publishing. John Wagstaff

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.28 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1991)

Editorial

Articles

The restructuring of local government in Great Britain. Malcolm Lewis

The National Music and Disability Information Service. Laura Crichton

Towards a pocket library. Stephen Roberts

Crescendo: the bulletin of IAML(NZ). Elizabeth F. Nichol

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received

Some recent articles on music librarianship


Brio Vol.28 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1991)

Editorial

Articles

A view from the USA: Interview with Professor D.W. Krummel

The Register of Musical Data in London Newspapers 1660 – 1800. Professor Rosamund McGuinness

User education in academic music libraries: report on a survey and training day. Judith Adam

On first looking into Dewey Decimal Classification 20, class 780: a review article. Brian Redfern

A thematic catalogue and discography of Francesco Barsanti. Ian G. Sharman

News and views

Book and music reviews

List of items received


Brio Vol.27 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1990)

Editorial

Articles

Report on the IAML International Conference Paris 1990. Pam Thompson

Sir Frederick Ouseley and his collection. Watkins Shaw

The fate of the music collections of St. Michael’s College, Tenbury. Peter Ward-Jones

The Surrey Performing Arts Library: 10 years on. Graham Muncy

An update on ERMULI. Linda Barlow

Printing, publishing and the migration of sources: the case of Carl Stamitz. Jennifer Pickering

New music received by the BLDSC

News and views

Books and music

Reviews


Brio Vol.27 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1990)

Editorial

News and Views

Articles

Report on the Annual Study Weekend Norwich 1990. Chris Houlston

The Music Performance Research Centre: interview with Jon Tolansky

New music received by the BLDSC

Book and music reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.26 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1989)

Editorial

News and views and correspondence

Articles

Annual Study Weekend, Oxford 1989. K. Hogg

‘A note on the cost of music printing’ revisited. D. Hunter

A user survey at the RSAMD. K.E. McAulay

Card indexes in the National Library of Scotland. R. Duce

New music publications

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.26 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1989)

Editorial

News and views

Articles

Francesco Barsanti. I.G. Sharman

The Institute of Popular Music. G. Greensmith

Lexicographical jazz: a critique. C. and J. May

New music publications

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.25 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1988)

News and views

Articles

Music in the library of Lichfield Cathedral. P. Young

Card catalogues in the BL Music Library. M. Turner

Resources for academic music libraries. H. Cobbe

Compact disc care. M.A. Green

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.25 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1988)

Editorial

Correspondence

News and views

Articles

Annual Study Weekend 1988. B. Padjasek / I. Payne / K. Hogg / G. Greensmith

Report and information session. Anna Smart

Luce – wherefore music libraries? R. Taylor

Touches of sweet harmony. A.P. Harris

Indexing and retrieving chamber music. P. Holden

Thematic catalogues and their recommended abbreviations

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.24 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1987)

Editorial

Correspondence

News and views

Articles

Beating our backlog. Patrick Mills

The music librarian and OCLC. A.J. Robinson

The library of the Janáček Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. Jana Wágnerova

Early Brahms editions. Nigel Simeone

An American “File-of-Facts”. David Horn

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.24 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1987)

Editorial

Correspondence

News and views

Articles

Cuts in music libraries. Liz Hart

Annual Study Weekend 1987. G. Greensmith / S. Haller / R. Draper / A. Thies

Report and information session. Anna Smart

Robert Carver. D. James Ross

Music libraries in Czechoslovakia. Jana Wágnerová

Popular music in British Libraries. Chris Clark and Andy Linehan

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.23 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1986)

Editorial

Articles

Lost orchestral works. John May

1986 Annual Survey. Celia Prescott

International Standard Music Number. Malcolm Lewis

Music in the British Library. Hugh Cobbe

The Shaw-Hellier Collection. Percy M. Young

Music libraries in a multi-cultural society:

Report of study day. Katherine Mallows

The Camden experience. Kalyan Dutt

Walking the tightrope. Leonora T. Davies

Some notes on the supply side. Iain Scott

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.23 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1986)

Editorial

Articles

IAML:UK Study Weekend. Celia Prescott

Report and information session. Anna Smart

IAML constitution. Roger Crudge

Britten-Pears Library. Paul S. Wilson

British Music Information Centre. Roger Wright

Scottish Music Information Centre. John Purser

Welsh Music Information Centre. A.J. Heward Rees

National Discography Ltd. Malcolm J. Tibber

Selection of jazz materials. Chris Clark

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.22 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1985)

Editorial

Articles

The Brodsky archive. Geoffrey Thomason

Thomas Tallis and Osbert Parsley. Richard Turbet

Annual survey of music libraries. Celia J. Prescott

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.22 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1985)

Editorial

Articles

Study weekend, Bangor. Ian Ledsham

Report and information session. Anna Smart

Holdings versus access. Royston Brown

Reviews

In brief

Letter


Brio Vol.21 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1984)

Articles

More on dinosaurs and flies. Malcolm Jones

IAML/IASA conference. Martin Cotton

Reviews

In brief

Notes and information


Brio Vol.21 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1984)

Articles

1984 Southampton conference. Roger Taylor

Dinosaurs. Brian Redfern

Information session. Anna Smart

Robert Simpson archives. Lionel Pike

Commercial rights. Helen Faulkner

Pre-1801 Librettos. Janet Smith

London Brahms conference. Nigel Simeone

Book reviews

Record reviews

In brief

Letters


Brio Vol.20 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1983)

Articles

Byrd on record. Richard Turbet

Making music available. Tony Reed

Handel’s solo sonatas. Clifford Bartlett

Record reviews

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.20 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1983)

Articles

Durham conference

Music co-operation. Alan Hood

Cataloguing 78s. Garrett H. Bowles

Washington Conference

Reviews

In brief

Letters


Brio Vol.19 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1982)

Articles

Brussels conference

ISME conference

The user and the music library. George Pratt

The proposed revision of 780 music. Russell Sweeney

Reviews

In brief

Letters


Brio Vol.19 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1982)

Articles

Phoenix Dewey 780. Geraint J. Philp

On marking parts. Paul Udloff

Nottingham conference. Joyce. M. Turner

Recent catalogues. Clifford Bartlett

Reviews

In brief


Brio Vol.18 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1981)

Articles

A survey of fanzines. Nigel Cross

A-Z checklist of British fanzines

IAML Conference in Budapest, September 1981

Reviews

In brief and Journals


Brio Vol.18 no.1 (Spring/Summer 1981)

Articles

Exeter conference:

Survival through co-operation. Arthur Jones; In defence of the public music library. Malcolm Lewis; In defence of the public record library. Robert Tucker; Handling the cuts. Roger Stoakley; Report on Kenneth Hudson’s talk, The new type of elastic museum. Liz Hart

Music in the British Library Lending Division. Tony Reed

The MLA Conference 1981. Ivan March

The New Grove

Reviews

In brief

UK Branch news


Brio Vol.17 no.2 (Autumn/Winter 1980)

A message from the President. John May

Articles

Cambridge list. Kenneth Wilkins

Obituary: Tim Eckersley. Rolf Schuursma

Music libraries and the disabled. Daphne Kennard

BL music library catalogue. O.W. Neighbour

New Catalogues. Clifford Bartlett

Reviews

In brief

Notes and news


Brio Vol.17 no.1 (Spring 1980)

Obituary: Rita Benton. Brian Redfern

Articles

A national music information service?

Music and the British Library IAML UK submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Education, Science and Arts

Synopses in opera guides. Sheila Webber

Reviews

Notes and news


Brio Vol.16 no.2 (Autumn 1979)

Articles

Conferences: Edinburgh and Salzburg

The library school’s role in the training of music librarians. Brian Redfern

Study into the effects of AACR2 on music MARC catalogues. BLCMP

Reviews

Notes and news


Brio Vol.16 no.1 (Spring 1979)

Articles

AACR2 and its implications for music cataloguing C.P. Ravilious

New editions

Facsimiles

Reviews


Brio Vol.15 no.2 (Autumn 1978)

Articles

Sir Michael Tippett – a bibliography. Paul D. Jones

Lisbon 1978

IAML at IFLA. Catherine Pinion

Reviews

Notes and News


Brio Vol.15 no.1 (Spring 1978)

Articles

Canterbury conference. Malcolm Jones

A catalogue of the music of Arthur Honegger, II. Geoffrey K. Spratt

Reviews

Obituary: Charles Cudworth

Notes and news


Brio Vol.14 no.2 (Autumn 1977)

Articles

A catalogue of the music of Arthur Honegger, I. Geoffrey K. Spratt

Mainz conference

New editions. Clifford Bartlett

Reviews

Letters


Brio Vol.14 no.1 (Spring 1977)

Articles

Copyright and libraries. Alastair Hirst

Early Music Centre conference

Manchester conference

Orchestral music. Clifford Bartlett

Music publishers’ catalogues. Alan Pope

Reviews

Obituary: Cecil Hopkinson

Notes and news


Brio Vol.13 no.2 (Autumn 1976)

Articles

A basic list of rock records. Christopher May

Music for one-handed pianists. Daphne Kennard

Bergen conference

Music publishers’ catalogues. Alan Pope

Reviews

New editions. Clifford Bartlett

Proposed revised constitution


Brio Vol.13 no.1 (Spring 1976)

Articles

Oxford conference Martin Kingsbury

Reviews

What ISBD is all about Patrick Mills

Notes and news

[Also includes: Havergal Brian (1876 – 1972), a centenary bibliography. Lewis Foreman]


Brio Vol.12 no.2 (Autumn 1975)

Articles

Archive materials in opera houses. Merle Crosse

Sound in a limited world. Daphne Kennard

Montreal conference

Music publishers’ catalogues. Alan Pope

Union catalogue of sets of orchestral parts. Sheila Cotton

Reviews

Notes and news


Brio Vol.12 no.1 (Spring 1975)

Articles

The British Library and the provision of music on interlibrary loan. Maurice Line

The revision of DC 780. John Clews

Aberystwyth conference: report

Reviews

Music publishers’ catalogues. Alan Pope

Notes and news


Brio Vol.11 no.2 (Autumn 1974)

Articles

Olivier Messiaen: A bibliography part two. Adrian C. Evans

New music publishers’ catalogues. Alan Pope

Jerusalem conference: report. Jane Harrington

Reviews, letters, notes and news


Brio Vol.11 no.1 (Spring 1974)

Editorial: Clifford Bartlett and Malcolm Jones

Articles

Olivier Messiaen: A bibliography part one. Adrian C. Evans

York conference: reports

New music publishers’ catalogues. Alan Pope

Reviews, letters, notes and news


Brio Vol.10 no.2 (Autumn 1973)

Articles

Focus on Oxford:

Music at the Bodleian. Peter Ward Jones

The music collections, Oxford City Libraries, Westgate. David L. Clark

Looking back at Leeds music exhibitions. Ella Burbridge

Index of selected articles published in British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Letter from the President. Brian Redfern

Review

The 1973 conference of the International Association of Music Libraries


Brio Vol.10 no.1 (Spring 1973)

Articles

Music in an automated cataloguing system using MARC. S.W. Massil

First encounters with music. Carola Grindea

Liverpool children’s music library. Anthony Hodges

Index of selected articles published in British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Review


Brio Vol.9 no.2 (Autumn 1972)

In memoriam: John Howard Davies. A. Hyatt King

Articles

Forgotten music. Hans Gal

Preparing a commissioned television opera Will Rosser

Index of selected articles published in British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

The Bristol conference. Michael Short

Reviews and correspondence


Brio Vol.9 no.1 (Spring 1972)

Articles

Music: national provision and activities in libraries of Austria, France, Great Britain and the United States, Part 3. Elizabeth Hart

Some notes on the selection of sound equipment for use in music libraries. Michael Short

The St. Gallen conference. A. Hyatt King

New books for music librarians. F.J. Dymond

Index of selected articles published in British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Review


Brio Vol.8 no.2 (Autumn 1971)

Articles

Music: national provision and activities in libraries of Austria, France, Great Britain and the United States, Part 2. Elizabeth Hart

Music on display. Hector Fernandez

Index of articles published in selected British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

New books for music librarians. F.J. Dymond

Review


Brio Vol.8 no.1 (Spring 1971)

Articles

A note on the cost of music printing in London in 1702. Michael Tilmouth

Music: national provision and activities in libraries of Austria, France, Great Britain and the United States. Elizabeth Hart

Index of articles published in selected British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Notes and news. Michael Short

Reviews


Brio Vol.7 no.2 (Autumn 1970)

Walter Stock. John Davies

Articles

AACR 1967. Miriam Miller

Berlioz: a recent discovery. Cecil Hopkinson

Index of articles published in selected British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Notes and news. Michael Short

Notes on contributors

Reviews


Brio Vol.7 no.1 (Spring 1970)

C.B. Oldman: a tribute. Alec Hyatt King

Talking about exhibitions. Hector Fernandez

Domenico Scarlatti: A postscript. Cecil Hopkinson

Index of articles published in selected British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Notes and news. Walter H. Stock

Notes on contributors

Review


Brio Vol.6 no.2 (Autumn 1969)

Articles

Sound recordings in academic institutions, Part 3. Patrick Saul

The quest for Bax. R.L.E. Foreman

Index of articles published in selected British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Reviews

Notes and news. Walter Stock

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.6 no.1 (Spring 1969)

Articles

Sound recordings in academic institutions, Part 2. Patrick Saul

The British Catalogue of Music: distribution and use in British Libraries. Peter Lewis

Index of articles published in selected British musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Notes and news. Walter Stock

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.5 no.2 (Autumn 1968)

Articles

The British Music Information Centre. Michael Short

Sound recordings in academic institutions, Part 1. Patrick Saul

Poor Jeanie, or, where are the notes of yesteryear? John Davies

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Notes and news. Walter H. Stock

Review

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.5 no.1 (Spring 1968)

Articles

Cecil Hopkinson: a birthday tribute. Marion Linton

The Delius Trust manuscripts. Rachel Lowe

The education of a music librarian. Brian Redfern

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Notes and news. Walter Stock

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.4 no.2 (Autumn 1967)

Articles

Gustav Holst’s manuscripts. Imogen Holst

A survey of music library resource in Yorkshire. Eleanor Burbridge

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Reviews

Notes and news. Walter H. Stock

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.4 no.1 (Spring 1967)

Articles

Classifying the literature of jazz. D.W. Langridge

The importance of the Aylesford Handel manuscripts. James. S. Hall

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Reviews

Notes and news. Walter H. Stock

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.3 no.2 (Autumn 1966)

Articles

Lionel Roy McColvin, C.B.E. Robert F. Vollans

Bruckner’s works. A list of the published scores of the various versions. Arthur. D. Walker

The Viola d’Amore and its repertoire. Harry Danks

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Reviews

Notes and news. Walter H. Stock

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.3 no.1 (Spring 1966)

Articles

Some impressions of Dijon. Walter H. Stock

Otto Haas, 1874 – 1955. Albi Rosenthal

New music libraries in London and South-East England. A.J. Sopher

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Review

Obituaries: Max Hinrichsen; Henry George Farmer; Ernest A. Savage

Notes and news. Walter H. Stock

Appointments

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.2 no.2 (Autumn 1965)

Articles

C.G. Roder’s Music-printing business in 1885. A. Hyatt King

Dr. Ernest A. Savage. Jean M. Allen

A first music course. K.H. Anderson

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Reviews

Notes and news. Walter Stock

Appointments

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.2 no.1 (Spring 1965)

Articles

The Performing Right Society. Frederick Woods

Selection and basic training of staff for music libraries. J.H. Davies

The ordering and supply of sheet music. H.P. Dawson and B.R. Marks

The Scottish National Orchestra library. Leonard Fish

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Reviews

Notes and news. Walter H. Stock

Appointments

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.1 no.2 (Autumn 1964)

Editorial. Ruzena Wood

Articles

The Music antiquarian of today. Hermann Baron

Some American record libraries. Miriam Miller

Index of articles published in selected musical periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Handel in the papers of the Edinburgh Musical Society. Phyllis Hamilton

Reviews

Exhibitions; Appointments; Committee election results

Notes on contributors


Brio Vol.1 no.1 (Spring 1964)

A message from Vladimir Federov

Introduction. Alec Hyatt King

Articles

The Music collections of public libraries in the West Midlands. C.D. Batty

Coloured cards for music in the Bodleian. Meredith M. Moon

Classified index of articles in selected music periodicals. Christel Wallbaum

Some American music libraries. O.W. Neighbour

Book review. A.E. Burbridge

Notes and news. Walter Stock