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Curating, preserving, and providing access to audio/video/film collections @ the University of Washington Libraries in Seattle.


  • As Ethnomusicology Curator I'm responsible for preserving and curating access to the Ethnomusicology Archives, which includes international, national and regional/local music recordings, such as the Seattle Sounds Archiving and Preservation Project (SSAPP). 
  • As Head of Media I help reformat and provide access to a variety of audio/video/film collections, including the Milo Ryan Phonoarchive and vintage 16mm filmsI also oversee UW Libraries’ AV makerspace--Media Arcade--and Media Archiving & Digitization (MAD) Lab. 
  • As an affiliate professor I teach courses on remix studies, music of Seattle, cinematic sound, the music of Spain, etc. 

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Head, Media|Ethnomusicology Curator

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John Vallier
University of Washington
Suzzallo Box 352900
Seattle, WA 98195-2900
(206) 616-1210
Subjects:Music & Audio

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