As a member of the committee responsible for the NARAS document, I can
assure you that our next efforts are directed towards a comprehensive
metadata environment that is unique to multitrack recordings (and this work
will include a "glossary").
Sorry that it is not ready for you at this time!
> From: digest Peter Hirsch <[log in to unmask]>
> Reply-To: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List <[log in to unmask]>
> Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2004 10:07:50 -0500
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> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Looking for form/genre term
> Thanks for the suggestions. They are on the mark but I am still seeking one
> that is contained in one of the MARC-sanctioned thesauri (see
> http://www.loc.gov/marc/relators/relasour.html#rela655b). I know this is
> fairly arcane cataloging lingo and the NARAS .doc (I am a member of NARAS
> myself and am embarrassed that I didn't think of them as a resource) is
> good as far as it goes, though it seems to me that it stops far short of
> providing a comprehensive glossary of current recording industry terms.
> Thanks again,