A comprehensive, ongoing database of publications on music from 178 countries and territories, in 173 languages, and from the 19th century to the present. Featuring nearly a million bibliographic records, this database includes in-depth vocabulary-controlled indexing and detailed abstract texts, with titles given in both the original language and English translation. Also includes full-text content from more than 200 periodicals (many of which are not available anywhere else online), published from the early 20th century to the present.
RILM is an abbreviation of Répertoire international de littérature musicale. It is sponsored by the International Musicological Society, the International Association of Music Libraries, and the International Council on Traditional Music. Search interface:EBSCOHost.
Traces the evolution of Western classical music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time, Richard Taruskin. Includes text, notes, bibliographies, further readings, illustrations, musical examples, and links to relevant content in Grove Music Online. Has search and browse options for easy navigation.