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by amdevereux
Tue Jan 17, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: Copyright Status Requests
Topic: Musica Britannica: Alfred
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Musica Britannica: Alfred

Alfred , by Thomas Arne and from which "Rule, Britannia!" comes from, was published by Musica Britannica in 1981. This publication contains all surviving music edited as an urtext edition. The editor collaged the different libretti availiable to present the most complete version of the op...
by amdevereux
Tue Jan 17, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Copyright Status Requests
Topic: Urtext editions of Albinoni's Op. 8
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Urtext editions of Albinoni's Op. 8

Tomaso Albinoni's Op. 8 ( Sei Baletti e Sonate per due Violini, Violoncello e basso continuo ) is on the wishlist and the music library at my university has several urtext editions of it. I am in the US and I would like to upload these scores. I am not sure of how the copyright works for them, espec...
by amdevereux
Thu Jan 14, 2016 10:28 pm
Forum: IMSLP Announcements
Topic: Upcoming changes
Replies: 255
Views: 275167

Re: Upcoming changes

First, I want to say that I am a subscribing member to IMSLP. Every organization that IMSLP has been compared to on this thread has one very important thing that it doesn't: financial transparency. For a non-profit (which IMSLP should be, but that can come at a later time), financial statements are ...
by amdevereux
Fri Jan 01, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: IMSLP Announcements
Topic: Upcoming changes
Replies: 255
Views: 275167

Re: Upcoming changes

IMSLP should be the equivalent of an American 501c3 (non-profit) and should publish financial information. Being a non-profit will help with donations and I think that it simply makes sense given IMSLP's goals. Financial transparency will give confidence to subscribers and people who give donations ...
by amdevereux
Wed Dec 30, 2015 1:46 am
Forum: IMSLP Announcements
Topic: Upcoming changes
Replies: 255
Views: 275167

Re: Upcoming changes

The fact that it is considered an "insult" to the music world that IMSLP does not have financial stability shows the importance of IMSLP, importance that one should be able to leverage for donations. Again, nothing as far as I can tell is known about IMSLP's financials. If you, Edward, cou...
by amdevereux
Tue Dec 29, 2015 5:45 pm
Forum: IMSLP Announcements
Topic: Upcoming changes
Replies: 255
Views: 275167

Re: Upcoming changes

I am also troubled by the recent changes made to IMSLP. While I am nowhere near a prolific contributor, I am a frequent user of IMSLP. Days where I do not look at least one score on the site are few and far between. In addition to its value to performers, many musicologists like me, as well as compo...

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