Please join the Archive of Recorded Sound and Music Library in congratulating Clare Spitzer on her new appointment as Sound Archives Metadata Librarian. She began this new post on October 1, having spent the previous seven months in Stanford Libraries as Special Project Music Metadata Librarian.
Blog topic: Music
Bach, CPE. Miscellaneous sacred works. III / Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach ; edited by Reginald L. Sanders (Sacred cantatas assembled and in part composed by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, with music borrowed from: Johann Christoph Bach, Telemann, and Georg Benda (1st work); Johann Sebastian Bach (2nd work); unknown composers and Gottfried Homilius (3rd work); and Telemann, and "Hoffman"--Preface.)
On Thursday, July 18, students in the popular culture course at the Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institute visited the Department of Special Collections to view materials from the Fielder Collection of American Sheet Music.
Frank Ferko is leaving Stanford Libraries to accept the position of Music Metadata Librarian at the University of California, Berkeley working in the Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library. Frank leaves a significant legacy of accomplishment at Stanford Libraries. Frank accepted the position of Sound Archives Librarian in August 2016. During the past two and a half years, Frank met with numerous classes to introduce them to the many special collections and recordings in the Archive and handled hundreds of reference questions from researchers all over the world.