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Related projects and resources

A developing list of websites of special interest for the history of musical thought or linked to our projects

LmL - Lexicon musicum Latinum medii aevii
Dictionary of Medieval Latin Musical Terminology to the End of the 15th Century, a project of the Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Musikhistorischen Kommission, Munich, directed by Michael Bernhard. It also hosts contributions by Christian Meyer on sources and unpublished treatises. 

TMI - Thesaurus Musicarum Italicarum
Electronic editions of Renaissance music treatises. A pioneering application of SGML-TEI markup developed by the Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, directed by Frans Wiering.

MIMTT - Manuscripts of Italian Music Theory in Translation
English translations of 16-17th music treatises from the original sources, in Italian and Latin. A sister project of SMI and TML developed by Massimo Redaelli, Brighton.

Omni desideranti notitiam - arsmusicae.org
A proof-of-concept of TEI markup and online edition of a medieval music treatise. By Karen Desmond, University College Cork.

The Theoretical Works of Johannes Tinctoris
Online edition by Ronald Woodley, Birmingham Conservatoire and Birmingham City University.

Repertoire International des Sources Musicales (RISM)
The catalogue of sources of music theory up to 1500 was completed in 2001 with the publication of volume B.III.6. An online edition is maintained and updated by Christian Meyer on the LmL website.

Music Theory Spectrum and Music Theory Online
Official publications of the Society for Music Theory (SMT) featuring articles on a wide range of topics in music theory and analysis, including aesthetics, critical theory and hermeneutics, history of theory, post-tonal theory.

Illustration: close-up of Crespi's Due sportelli di libreria (by courtesy of the Museo Internazionale e Biblioteca della Musica, Bologna)