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Lenore Coral (1939-2005) was once a titan within the fields of either scholarship and librarianship. Her premature dying from melanoma in March 2005 left a void in those fields that might be tricky, if no longer most unlikely, to fill. Lenore used to be awfully influential within the careers of such a lot of, even those that didn't paintings at once together with her. As a mentor to a complete iteration of librarians and students she is extraordinary. Her ardour, commitment, clever suggestions, and timeless friendship could be ignored by means of all. She gave to others unselfishly, and with a enormously hot center lower than that crusty exterior.

Even even though she is now long past, Lenore's strength may be felt for generations to return within the many arenas within which she participated. Her tenacity, imaginative and prescient, ardour, and wit encouraged many in either the fields of musicology and track librarianship. Her legacy lives on in our libraries, our day-by-day instructing, and within the large international of musical wisdom and knowing to which she had so generously given of her time and effort.
This number of articles devoted to her reminiscence divides into 3 sections that concentrate on Lenore's scholarly pursuits: track of the eighteenth century, track libraries and collections, and new methods to the musical canon. the various seventeen contributions integrated within the quantity are the results of the person author's reference to Lenore, or have been tasks that she have been without delay concerned with, both as dissertation consultant, committee member, or observer. The senior students and tune librarians represented listed here are testomony to the worldwide impression of Lenore's mind and influen

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