Atlantic Chapter of the Music Library Association


Fall 2016: Williamsburg, VA

Atlantic Chapter’s annual fall conference for 2016 will be held at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA on October 21 and 22.

Registration will happen on-site this year as we work on new methods in the future for accommodating online registration. The registration fee for the 2016 meeting is $12.

Even though we can't register attendees online, let us know your coming by taking a quick second to RSVP online!

ATMLA has a room block at the Fairfield Inn & Suites for October 20-22 and individuals can now call to make reservations. 

Please be sure to identify yourself as being with the William & Mary Music Library Association Meeting and refer to the group code - MLA.
The phone number for the Fairfield Inn & Suites is (757) 645-3600 and the toll-free number for Marriott Central Reservations is 888-236-2427.
Attendees can also make their reservations online,
The room block expires on September 20, 2016

Friday, October 21st

12:00pm - 1:00pm Registration
1:00pm - 1:15pm Welcome: Carrie Cooper, Dean, William & Mary Libraries
1:15pm - 1:45pm Melissa Wertheimer: A Chapter of MLA History for Our Chapter Meeting
1:45pm - 2:15pm Nathaniel Clemens and Robert LaRose: Untangling the Web of Music Copyright
2:15pm - 2:45pm Break
2:45pm - 3:15pm James P. Cassaro: From “Angels Dancing on a Pin” to “Cavalcade of Cubes”: The Florencio Asenjo Collection at the University of Pittsburgh
 3:30pm Walk to Dewitt Wallace Art Museum for optional tour of “Changing Keys” exhibit with lecture by John Watson and demonstrations by Tom Marshall, piano/harpsichord

Saturday, October 22nd

8:30am - 9:30am Breakfast
9:30am - 10:00am Jennifer Meixelsperger: Manual 2.0: Implementing Web-based Student Manuals in Music Libraries
10:00am - 10:30am Thom Pease: Discovering Early Music Recordings in the Recorded Sound Section of the Library of Congress
10:30am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 11:30am Carl Rahkonen: Finnish American Worker’s Music at the Immigration History Research Center
11:30am - 12:00pm Elizabeth Hogue and Madeline Dietrich: Successes and Challenges to Promoting Music Archive Collections in the F. Ludwig Deihn composer’s room at Old Dominion University
12:00pm - 1:00pm Business meeting

Please contact the host and coordinator, Kathleen DeLaurenti, with any questions.