Welcome to Early Music Sources!

The aim of this website is to simplify the access to the vast amount of online early music sources. The sources database as well as the iconography database enable quick search and gateway to sources according to various categories. For further research you may refer to RISM (sources) and RIDIM (iconography).

In addition to the databases, Early Music Sources also features a youtube series dealing with various topics relating to early music.

Please help us to enrich this website; any suggestions/corrections are welcome at: earlymusicsources@gmail.com

  excerpt from Monteverdi's Orfeo