Scholars, passionate and academic institution could contribute to the transcription of the letters
The Archive appeals to anybody who is interested in the participation of the transcription of the Lettere di Casa Ricordi online. The open source project, based on collaborative resources and instruments, is an invite to the academic world but also to passionate and curious who wants to contribute to the letters transcription, mainly handwriting, and so to create new resources for the Digital Collection. A large number of contributions are already sent, including the one from the Fondazione Bellini in Catania. Graziella Seminara, professor of Musical Drama and member of the scientific committee of the Fondazione Bellini, contributed also with an essay in the e-book Le Lettere di Casa Ricordi online – Breve raccolta di contributi critici, edited by Patrizia Rebulla and published this year by Ricordi & C. Milano, download here.
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