Music Braille Code, 2015 [braille]


Accession Number: 2019.27.7a-e

Summary/Description: "This revision has been structured to facilitate its use in electronic media ... and to extend consistent guidance regarding format" --preface. Includes a Harp section (number 31). "Developed Under the Sponsorship of the Braille Authority of North America" --cover. Transcribed 2016 by the BANA Music Technical Committee. Volume 1: Front Matter and Tables of Signs. Volume 2: Part 1, Basic Signs, sections 1-23. Volume 3: Part 2, Instrumental Music, sections 24-31. Volume 4: Part 2, Instrumental Music, sections 32-34; Part 3, Vocal Music, sections 35-38. Volume 5: Part 4, Appendix, sections 39-43; Index of Signs; and General Index. APH catalog number: 5-09651-01. White paper covers (standard print on front cover), over which are protective covers of clear, frosted plastic (a clear braille label at top left of the front cover); spiral bound (black plastic coil).

Author: Braille Authority of North America

Collection: BANA Archives

History/Provenance: Print-on-demand copy transferred by the American Printing House for the Blind (APH) to the APH Museum for the BANA Archives.

Credit Line: BANA Archives

Publisher: Braille Authority of North America

Publish Date: 2016

Subjects: Braille Braille music notation Printing and writing systems Transcription

Physical Description: 5 volumes of braille ; 11 x 12.5 inches (volumes 1, 4-5), 11 x 12.25 inches (volumes 2-3)