Centre de Musique Baroque de Versailles and Newzik partner up for digital critical music editions
With the support of french Ministère de la Culture, CMBV and Newzik face together the challenge of the digitalization of critical music editions, with the aim to make the digital versions as accurate as the scientific printed editions, with added legibility.
Performers will have access to a single score for study and interpretation. Thanks to a system of layers developed by Newzik, users may interact with enriched contents from the CMBV : translations, corrections, editors' notes, varying versions...
The commercial launch will happen in Spring 2020. In due time, this digital tool could be used by any music editor, and in other fields (education, creation...)