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MGGMusik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (German: Music in History and Presence; musical encyclopedia)
MGGMolecular and General Genetics (journal)
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Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (MGG) is a general encyclopedia of music.
Regarding the venerable Friedrich Blume's post-war editorship of the German encyclopedia Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart, he finds that "even a cursory examination revealed a blatant neglect of twentieth-century music and a systematic blanking out of any biographed German musician's Nazi past" (CNE, p.
(One might even be excused for feeling faintly consoled, now that the new MGG has utterly failed to provide anything substantive for comparison [Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart, 2d ed.
Die Auswahl der Auskunftsliteratur ist weit umfassend: vertreten sind die bedeutendsten Enzyklopadien und Lexika (The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians; The New Grove Dictionary of Opera; The New Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments; Riemann Musiklexikon; Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart; Musikalisches Konversations-Lexikon, u.v.m.), uber einhundert Werkverzeichnisse beruhmtester Musiker, neue Ausgaben der Musikgeschichte sowie Auskunftsliteratur uber die neuen Tendenzen der Popularmusik--Jazz, Rock und Pop, wie The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz und The Encyclopedia of Popular Music.
In light of Spitta's accomplishments, it is surprising how little has been written on his life: Hugo Riemann's Philipp Spitta und seine Bach-Biographie (Berlin, 1900), the Spitta entries in Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart [(Kassel: Barenreiter, 1965), 12:1055-58] by Heinrich Spitta and in The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (London: Macmillan, 1980) by Christoph Wolff, and the Brahms-Spitta correspondence (in Johannes Brahms: Briefwechsel, vol.
Instead, the reader is referred to the complete thematic catalogue contained in the first three volumes of the HandelHandbuch (Barenreiter, 1978-) and the worklists prepared by Anthony Hicks for the Handel article in the revised edition of New Grove Dictionary of Music (2001) and Hans Joachim Marx for the revised edition of Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (2003).
(3.) Blume, "Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart: The Preface to the Supplement," Notes 26 (1969-70): 5-8; Fox, [review of Lieferungen 1-2], Notes 7 (1949-50): 466-67; Lang, "Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart: Epilogue," Notes 36 (1979-80): 271-81.