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Used software and standards

The underlying software IncipitSearch was developed by Anna Neovesky and Gabriel Reimers at the Digital Academy of the Academy of Sciences and Literature | Mainz and is licensed with the MIT license. The virtual keyboard for the search entry is implemented through pianoKeyboard . For the display of the music-incipits, IncipitSearch uses the Verovio JavaScript Toolkit. Verovio is developed by the Swiss RISM Office and is supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation. Verovio is licenced with a LGPLv3 license. For the coding of the music-incipits Plaine & Easie Code is used as standard syntax for the encoding of the notes.


Anna Neovesky, M.A. (idea, concept, application development, data processing)
Dipl.-Inf. Gabriel Reimers (idea, concept, application development)
Frederic von Vlahovits, M.A. (frontend-development, design, application development)
Prof. Torsten Schrade (metadata schema, LOD, DevOps)

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