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Should be on the reference shelves of every major library …
all scholars of the period wil use these volumes often …
RIPM deserves our gratitude.
will have an impact on historical musicology for generations to come …
one of the major musicological projects of the second half of the
is now available in a new interface provided
directly from RIPM [Publications] …
The RIPM interface is vastly improved over versions [and] the Archive
is the only extensive collection available for music periodicals dating from
the Early Romantic to the Modern period.
an indispensable resource for scholars
RIPM is quite simply the finest large-scale bibliographical project in musicology.
extraordinary flexibility and control possible in setting and refining
search parameters … Researchers can easily expand their focus …
[or] pinpoint information accurately
The RIPM Online Archive of Music Periodicals (Full-Text) meets the needs
of twenty-first-century scholars.
a necessary subscription for all institutions supporting advanced studies
in musicology… Summing up: Essential. Upper-level undergraduates and above.
an editorial initiative of huge mass which we will read and reread as long as
historical musicology exists
a great achievement … an essential stepping-stone into the riches of
nineteenth-century periodical literature
Books studying important periodicals as windows on national history are
likely to proliferate now that the Répertoire international de la presse musicale
[RIPM] gets its claws into more and more.
students are being better educated and trained,
librarians and archivists serve their collections and readers much more
efficiently…The influence of RIPM will be enormous during the coming decades.
Nineteenth-century periodicals are a source of inestimable value for
knowledge concerning musical life. We hope … that all libraries acquire
[RIPM’s] well constructed volumes.
These are immaculately presented volumes … The excellence of this
worthwhile project is beyond doubt.
RIPM is among the most important musical reference works of the past
fifteen years; indeed, in my judgment it’s likely THE most important …
no musicologist engaged in historical research can do without it.
An immensely worthwhile project … a tool which will prove of the greatest
value to all working on music from the late-eighteenth to the early-twentieth
RIPM’s steady progress has been little short of a miracle …
RIPM has dramatically enhanced musical scholarship …
RIPM is reshaping our views of music itself.
The four Rs are, without doubt, the most important
current bibliographic documentation projects in the field of
an essential work … indispensable …
should be on the shelves of every library …
Over the past two decades RIPM has established itself as one of the great
phenomena in the history of music bibliography … the project has exemplified
the highest intellectual standards of scholarship while fulfilling a dream
of productivity that is virtually unprecedented in the field
of music scholarship.
Of great significance for musicological research …
The importance of [RIPM] …
extends far beyond the field of musicology …
a very welcome addition to our research resources …
serious bibliographic coverage of this period is long overdue
certainly the most extensive resource for research on all aspects
of nineteenth-century musical life