• Music, Performance, Architecture. Sacred Spaces as Sound Spaces in the Early Modern Period

    International conference with a concert at the Chiesa Nuova and Keynote Lecture by Deborah Howard (University of Cambridge)

    11–14 December 2019
    German Historical Institute in Rome, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Biblioteca Vallicelliana, Santa Maria in Vallicella
    Programme, Poster

    Registration is required

  • New Release

    Analecta musicologica 51
    In the series "Online-Publikationen des DHI Rom | Pubblicazioni online del DHI Roma", the Appendici V, IX-XII, XV and XIX created by Giancarlo Rostirolla have now been published online.
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  • New release

    Musik und Frieden in der Frühen Neuzeit
    Music and Peace in the Early Modern Age
    Thematic section of the journal "Die Tonkunst" (1/2019)
    Further information

  • Digitised opera scores from the holdings of roman princely families

    The project was mentioned on the occasion of the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2017.
    Database PARTITURA research
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Music, Performance, Architecture. Sacred Spaces as Sound Spaces in the Early Modern Period
With a concert at the Chiesa Nuova and Keynote Lecture by Deborah Howard (University of Cambridge).
Beginning in 15th century Italy, the polychoral musical performance practice and new compositional developments in church music required the modification of venerable churches and the integration of music spaces  ...   


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There are new rules in place for consulting volumes of the Reading Room History: due to mould contamination, journal volumes dated up till 2016 will be only be handed out once a day.
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DIE TONKUNST, n. 1 / 2019
Thematic section: Music and Peace in the Early Modern Age
Wie klingt Frieden?
Dieser Frage widmet sich das Januar-Heft der Zeitschrift "Die  ...   


Digitalisierte Opernpartituren aus dem Besitz römischer Fürstenfamilien; Erschließung, Aufarbeitung und wissenschaftlicher Kommentar von Roland Pfeiffer. Die aus dem Forschungsprojekt Die Opernbestände der Privatbibliotheken römischer Fürstenhäuser hervorgegangene Datenbank ist nun online.

Wir freuen uns über die Auszeichnung des Projekts im Rahmen des European Union Prize  ...