Aug 272011

A new bibliography, Sources of Greek and Roman Modality, has been added today: the bibliography for the modern commentaries will soon be available on our site.

Aug 262011

New specialised bibliographies are available on CERMAA’s site: the first bibliography published to date is the `Ūd Bibliography, to be found under “Bibliography > `Ūd Bibliography”. It comprises a reasoned choice of references on the `Ūd, to be further enriched with time. The second bibliography specialises in the Systematist period.

Aug 232011

The Modality Bibliography for India has been expanded. Please see for more details.

Aug 182011

German Language references have been added to the Bibliography for the Byzantine Chant (“Bibliography > Modality”).

Aug 182011

A new Bibliography for Byzantine Chant, including English language references, has been added as a separate page under Bibliography (“Bibliography > Modality”).

Aug 182011

The Maqām bibliography has been updated and enriched: it is now published separately as a separate page under the “Modality” bibliography menu (“Bibliography > Modality”). Here is the direct link to the updated bibliography.  

Aug 072011

NEMO-Online : Transliteration of Arabic language into Latin languages C o n s o n a n t s Isolated Initial Medial Final Latin ا ا Ā – ā ء ٔ ٕ ʾ ب بـ ـبـ ـب b ت تـ ـتـ ـت t ث ثـ ـثـ ـث th ج جـ ـجـ ـج j ح حـ ـحـ ـح Ḥ – ḥ خ خـ ـخـ ـخ Kh د ـد d ذ ـذ dh ر ـر r ز ـز z س سـ ـسـ ـس s ش شـ ـشـ ـش sh ص صـ ـصـ ـص Ṣ – ṣ ض ضـ ـضـ ـض Ḍ – [more…]

Jul 212011

NEMO-Online a l’immense plaisir d’annoncer l’entrée de deux nouveaux membres dans le comité de rédaction de NEMO-Online, qui sont Siam Bhayro, de l’Université d’Exeter et membre d’ICONEA, et Laurent Cugny de l’Université Paris-Sorbonne et membre de l’OMF. Leurs compétences viennent heureusement élargir l’horizon de la revue, en incluant les langues sémitiques et le jazz entre autres apports nouveaux et complémentaires. La liste des membres a été actualisée sur le site de NEMO : la Bibliographie de la modalité devrait également et bientôt, avec la participation active de Laurent Cugny, être élargie à la modalité “jazz”.

Jul 152011

Editing Guidelines Contributors are informed that they are responsible for the content of their papers. Contributions are welcome in English, German, French and Arabic. Documents will be sent by email to Amine Beyhom, as *.doc or *.rtf compatible as well as in *.pdf.  Footnotes will be numbered continuously. Illustration can be BW and colour at 300 dpi or more and must be in *.jpg or *. tif, numbered (“see Fig. X, Pl. Y”), and copyright cleared or authorized.  Papers may not exceed 30 pages with an average of 1800 characters per page including inter spaces ; exceptions for the volume of [more…]

Jul 152011

Theme: ‘Questioning Modality’ – “La modalité en question”   The theme for the forthcoming issue of NEMO-Online (VOL. 1) is ”Questioning Modality’ or, “La modalité en question“. Contributions welcome in English, German, French and Arabic. Please email by end of November 2011 to Richard Dumbrill (rdumbrill[[[]]] and Amine Beyhom (abeyhom[[[]]] Click here for guidelines Please read the discussion below, in English or in French, as well as  recent postings (French), referencing guidelines. Please download the transliteration guidelines for the Arabic language prior to sending your paper. Discussion (English) : Winnington-Ingram’s definition (Mode in Ancient Greek Music, Cambridge University Press 1936) is a classic: [more…]