Un message de Stephanie Lind, vice-présidente de MusCan

A message from MusCan Vice-President, Stephanie Lind

DEADLINE:  APRIL 1, 2017/DATE LIMITE: le 1er april 2017

Dear MusCan members/Chers membres,

Please send your submissions to the MusCan Spring 2017 Newsletter for the section “News from Members and Member Institutions.”  

SVP envoyez-nous vous annonces pour la section « Nouvelles de nos membres et de nos établissements membres »  du bulletin de MusCan (printemps 2017).

The Spring 2017 issue of the MusCan Newsletter/Bulletin will contain news submitted by April 1st, 2017 to the newsletter editor (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). Approved submissions will be included only in the language(s) in which they are received.

Le prochain numéro du Bulletin de MusCan paraîtra ce printemps; vous êtes invites à envoyer vos nouvelles à la rédactrice en chef (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) au plus tard le 1er avril 2017. Veuillez noter que les textes qui auront été acceptés seront publiés dans leur langue de rédaction.

Helmut Kallmann Award
presented by
The Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and
Documentation Centres (CAML)

This is an open invitation for nominations for the seventh Helmut Kallmann Award for distinguished service relating to music libraries, archives and documentation centres, with a focus on music in Canada.  Both nominators and nominees may or may not be members of CAML.  The Award is named in honour of Dr. Helmut Kallmann, the pioneering Canadian musicologist, who was Chief of the National Library of Canada’s Music Division from its inception in 1970 to 1987 and a co-founder of the Canadian Music Library Association (the predecessor of CAML).

The editors of MUSICultures are very pleased to announce the publication of their most recent issue (43-1). 

This issue is available to current members of the Canadian Society for Traditional Music here (non-members can freely access issues more than 3 years old): http://journals.hil.unb.ca/index.php/MC/index. For membership/subscription information, please visit the website of the Canadian Society for Traditional Music: http://www.yorku.ca/cstm/. Or check your library for access. 

The contents of this issue include:


Applications are currently being accepted for the Joan Mitchell Travel Grant at the Laurier Archives, Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo Ontario.  The travel grant will support a graduate student or established scholar who wishes to travel to the Laurier Archives to conduct research.  For more information on the grant, please visit: https://library.wlu.ca/research-materials/archives#tab-travel-award.  The application deadline is: December 2, 2016.

The Laurier Archives has recently opened a number of new archival collections documenting music in Canada including the papers of contralto Maureen Forrester, composer Alfred Kunz, the Royal Canadian College of Organists, and the new music society NUMUS.  The new collections build on our existing collections documenting sacred music in the Lutheran Church.
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