The discovery of song and the creation of musical instruments both owed their origin to a human impulse which lies much deeper than conscious intention: the need for rhythm in life… the need is a deep one, transcending thought, and disregarded at our peril.
The Leoš Janáček Society in Switzerland (with members in 13 countries) offers you an encyclopedia on Janáček's life and all his works. It will be continually updated and enlarged. The titles of the works are given in the languages:...
Indiana University School of Music: Orchestras
Alphabetized list of links to hundreds of orchestras around the world, with links to other lists including postal addresses for 600 orchestras.