The DOBES archive contains a number of recordings in audio and video relating to music and dance. In some projects musicologists have been part of the documentation team. The project pages provide information on the research foci of each documentation project.

In order to get a first impression what is contained in the archive, the user can browse the archive or use the following sample searches as a first exploration of the material.

Search music, song, dance, instrument, drum, flute

The metadata descriptions of the archived data can easily be searched. For access to most of the data, it will be necessary to register.

All users will be very welcome to contribute to the analysis of the data in the archive and are encouraged to submit their work.