The Outreach Committee of the Association for Recorded Sound Collections
(ARSC) posts the following message.
--- SAVE THE DATES: 2016 ARSC CONFERENCE, BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA ---
2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Association for
Recorded Sound Collections.
For our 50th annual conference, we return to the location of our first one .
. . Bloomington, Indiana! The conference will be held May 11-14, 2016, in
Bloomington, Indiana, and is hosted by Indiana University at Bloomington.
"Recorded Sound in the 21st Century: Preserving, Collecting, Collaborating &
Connecting" is the theme for the conference.
While in Bloomington, don't forget to explore some of the local attractions,
such as the Hoagy Carmichael Room at the Archives of Traditional Music, the
Indiana University Art Museum, Mathers Museum of World Cultures, and
Stay tuned for more details about the conference and workshop, including a
two-day audio archiving boot camp based on the recently published "ARSC
Guide to Audio Preservation."
More information will be posted at:
Questions regarding the conference should be directed to Brenda
Nelson-Strauss, ARSC Conference Manager, at [log in to unmask]
The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is a nonprofit organization
dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings -- in all genres
of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. ARSC is unique in
bringing together private individuals and institutional professionals --
everyone with a serious interest in recorded sound.