The Ministry of culture plans to digitize all of the Ukrainian musical heritage
The Ministry of culture, youth and sport and Ministry of digital transformation plans to digitize the Ukrainian musical heritage.
About it reports a press-service of the Ministry of culture.
“Now in Ukraine there is no resource that would have been accumulated and are available for a wide range of interested music by Ukrainian composers of the twentieth century or the works of our contemporaries. We want to create a platform to make it all available for conductors, musicians, and scholars to works of Ukrainian composers performed on the stages of Ukraine and the world, was used during training at art schools or at the higher school”, – stated in the message.
It is noted that at the moment music collections in libraries are mainly in paper form, and some in manuscript, and there are one or two instances.
“The solution could be the conversion of paper publications in a digital format by scanning and typesetting of scores and parts”, – convinced the Ministry of culture.