For 37 years Ruth Watanabe served as head of the Sibley Library of the Eastman School of Music University of Rochester one of the most outstanding collections of music books on music and music recordings of any academic institution in the western world. This volume published in association with Bärenreiter Verlag comprises essays devoted to the history organization administration and innovations of the modern music library.
Reviews- There is a healthy mixture of articles in this Festschrift that are of interest to scholars to librarians and to both. Neil Ratcliff Notes March 1991
...will undoubtedly find a place on the shelves of many if not most music libraries. John Druesedow Fontes Artis Music’ 38 1991