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Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Staatliches Institut für Musikforschung
Tiergartenstraße 1
10785 Berlin
Telefon +49 30 254 81-0


The Staatliche Institut für Musikforschung (SIMPK) is a legally dependent institution of the Stiftung Reußischer Kulturbesitz (Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation), a foundation under public law established by federal law. The Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz is represented by its President, Prof. Dr. Hermann Parzinger, and is under the legal supervision of the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media. The SIM acts within the scope of its competence through its Director, Dr Rebecca Wolf.

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according to § 27 a Value Added Tax Act: DE 33 820 4900

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To the extent the content of this site is not produced by its operator, the copyrights of third parties have been respected. In particular, content by third parties has been identified as such. Should a violation of copyright nevertheless come to your attention, we ask to be notified. Such content will be immediately removed upon notice of copyright violations.

Legal Notices Regarding Liability / Disclaimer

The Staatliche Institut für Musikforschung endeavours to ensure that this Internet presence is accurate and up-to-date. Nevertheless, mistakes and ambiguities cannot be avoided entirely. Therefore the Staatliche Institut für Musikforschung assumes no liability for the topicality, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information provided. The content of this website is to be used at the user’s own risk.

All offers are provisional and non-binding. The Staatliche Institut für Musikforschung expressly reserves the right to change, supplement or delete its Internet content in part or in its entirety and to temporarily or permanently cease its publication.

Our content includes links to external web pages of third parties, the contents of which we cannot influence. Therefore we cannot accept responsibility for such third-party content. The provider or operator of such linked pages is always responsible for the content in question. At the time such links are created, linked pages are checked for possible legal infringements. It is, however, not reasonable constantly to control linked pages without specific reference to legal infringement. Such links will be removed immediately when we are informed of such infringement.

The use of public contact information provided by law in the masthead by third parties or the sending of advertising or information that has not be explicitly requested is hereby expressly forbidden. The operators of the pages reserve the right to take explicit legal steps if advertising, such as spam e-mails, is sent unsolicited.

Legality of This Exclusion of Liability

To the extent that parts of or specific formulations in this text no longer or incompletely conform to existing laws, the content and validity of other parts of this document shall remain unaffected.

Sponsorship: Prussian Cultural Heritage Board of Trustees

This website was realised with the support of the Kuratoriums Preußischer Kulturbesitz