The New Music USA Online Library is a vast and comprehensive digital database that contains over 57,000 works
by more than 6,000 composers, and includes over 14,000 media samples (recordings and scores).
The Online Library was created by the American Music Center, and, after many evolutions, continues today under the guidance of New Music USA.
Artist Spotlight: Michael Sperone
Michael Sperone was born and raised in a bustling New York City suburb. His composing style has
been shaped by wide ranging influences with musical influences including early 90's indie rock, post-
war serialist composers, and contemporary "jazz". Michael also cites non-musical sources of
inspiration, especially the maths and sciences.
He received his undergraduate degree from William Paterson University as a Classical Percussion
major. Here he studied with Raymond DesRoches, Gary Van Dyke, and Peter Jarvis among others. He
began performing with the New Jersey Percussion Ensemb...
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Please note: New Music USA does not maintain a physical collection of any kind. Any printed scores or manuscripts held by the American Music Center are now part of a special collection
at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Please contact the Music Division for more information.