The FN-Base catalog documents the Swiss sound heritage (Helvetica) preserved in our archives. The following types of search are possible:
|Simple search:||search Google-style.|
|Advanced search:||specify and associate particular search criteria.|
|Topic search:||browse search for spoken documents.
(conferences, interviews, theatrical performances, audio books, ...).
|Search by instrument:||allows to search by instrument|
Search by instrument
Hornbostel-Sachs is a system of musical instrument classification devised by Erich von Hornbostel and Curt Sachs and first published in 1914.
It was updated in 2011 as part of the work of the Musical Instrument Museums Online (MIMO) Project.
The Swiss National Sound Archives is part of the Swiss National Library