Frequently asked questions - FAQ
Questions in General Inquiries
What is the United Music Foundation?
The United Music Foundation is a private non-profit organization based in Geneva, Switzerland. Its mission is to preserve, enhance, and spotlight endangered musical recording heritage, and to make it available to the public.
For more information, see our website: www.unitedmusic.ch
Who are the artists whose recordings you have already preserved?
We preserve recorded musical heritage in every musical style.
You can consult the list or artists whose work we have preserved here: https://www.unitedmusic.ch/index.php/en/preservation/artists
Who runs the United Music Foundation?
A Board of Trustees makes all major decisions, and a Project Manager handles operational aspects.
For more information, please visit the following page: https://www.unitedmusic.ch/index.php/en/en-the-foundation/organization
How is the United Music Foundation funded?
Through patronage, private and public contributions, sponsorships, and profits from the sale of our Collector's Editions.
Where can I consult the statutes of your foundation?
You can see them here: http://www.unitedmusic.ch/images/Statuts.pdf
(only in French)
What are your next preservation and publication projects?
We are constantly working on several projects in various musical styles, but we cannot discuss them before full funding has been secured.
We are regularly updating our Preserved Recordings list, which contains a list of the Artists whose recordings have been preserved by our Foundation. You can access it here: https://www.unitedmusic.ch/index.php/en/preservation/artists