Music encyclopedia MGG Online is available now

The comprehensive and authoritative German-language music encyclopedia, Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (MGG), is now available as a dynamic online database under the title MGG Online.

Its Editor-in-Chief, the renowned musicologist Laurenz Lütteken (Zurich), is collaborating with an editorial board of internationally respected musicologists, the MGG editorial department, and authors around the world to update and add new content on a continual basis. MGG Online has been created, financed, and implemented by the publishers Bärenreiter (Kassel), J.B. Metzler (Stuttgart), and Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM, New York).

The publishers Bärenreiter and J.B. Metzler have partnered with RILM to create MGG Online, a new digital encyclopedia that features the complete second edition of Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart along with updated entries and new articles.