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Carnegie Hall Archives Audio Visual Preservation Assessment
Gino Francesconi, Carnegie Hall Society
Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=PG-50815-10
Carnegie Hall Audiovisual Collection Assessment and Recommendations (Report)
Title: Carnegie Hall Audiovisual Collection Assessment and Recommendations
Author: AudioVisual Preservation Solutions (AVPS)
Abstract: This report is a comprehensive assessment of the audio-visual collections currently held in Carnegie Hall's Archives. The assessment isthe first step toward developing a plan for preserving this vital collection, which includes audio and video recordings of thousands of concerts that have taken place at Carnegie Hall, television broadcasts of performances, and master tapes of Carnegie Hall’s music education programs. Much of this collection is in danger of becoming unusable because of obsolete formats and unusable media.
Primary URL: http://www.avpreserve.com
Primary URL Description: Website of AVPS, a consulting firm that provides resources needed by content caretakers to preserve, access, and distribute their audiovisual assets.