<html><head><meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=us-ascii"></head><body style="word-wrap: break-word; -webkit-nbsp-mode: space; line-break: after-white-space;">Perhaps of interest to my fellow list members:<div class=""><br class=""></div><div class=""><div class="">AMS-Announce: A service of the American Musicological Society, <a href="http://www.amsmusicology.org" class="">www.amsmusicology.org</a><br class=""><br class="">----------------------------------------------------------------------<br class=""><br class="">Date:    Tue, 1 Mar 2022 10:15:05 -0500<br class="">From:    AMS <ams@AMS-NET.ORG><br class="">Subject: CONF: Care for Your Electronic Instruments, UK Musical Instruments Resource Network, Virtual, 11 March 2022<br class=""><br class=""></div><div class="">Care for your Electronic Instruments, MIRN online event on Friday 11 March.<br class=""><br class="">MIRN-UK (the UK Musical Instruments Resource Network) will be having a<br class="">short online event on Friday 11 March (3pm - 5pm GMT) entitled Care for<br class="">Your Electronic Instruments.<br class=""><br class="">Registration (free) is now open on the MIRN website (<a href="https://mirn.org.uk" class="">https://mirn.org.uk</a>).<br class=""><br class="">This two-hour online event will begin with two presentations:<br class=""><br class="">Provocation: What are we conserving? A proposal for functional conservation<br class="">of electronic instruments in museum collections. Annie Jamieson (National<br class="">Science and Media Museum, Bradford).<br class=""><br class="">The Electronic Sackbut project: Why we chose to reconstruct, rather than<br class="">restore, the world's first synthesizer. Tom Everrett (Canada Science and<br class="">Technology Museum).<br class=""><br class="">Afterwards our speakers will be joined by Arian Sheets (US National Music<br class="">Museum) in a discussion chaired by James Mooney (University of Leeds). A<br class="">full programme is available at <a href="https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/care-for-your-electronic-instruments-programme.pdf" class="">https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/care-for-your-electronic-instruments-programme.pdf</a>.</div><div class=""><br class=""></div><div class=""><img data-attachment-id="1988" data-permalink="https://mirn.org.uk/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg/" data-orig-file="https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png" data-orig-size="5465,4574" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg" data-image-description="" data-image-caption="" data-medium-file="https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png?w=300" data-large-file="https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png?w=580" alt="" class="size-full wp-image-1988" srcset="https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png?w=1024 1024w, https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png?w=2048 2048w, https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png?w=150 150w, https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png?w=300 300w, https://mirnblog.files.wordpress.com/2022/02/sackbut_front_3_don_kennedy_for_nmc__0_cropped-removebg.png?w=768 768w" sizes="(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px" apple-inline="yes" id="46F8EFE8-2722-4EB2-88A8-89F44EF35F50" src="cid:74354EDB-1393-4D16-8EE1-785F505A1214@altus-escon.com"></div></div></body></html>