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: Shawn Tolley

I have been composing music since high school, but only became serious about it after my junior year. In my junior year my band director gave me the opportunity to premier a work in our spring concert. This work got me a scholarship to Whitworth University where I studied composition with Dr. David Asplin and Brent Edstrom. While at Whitworth I premiered the first movement to my Symphony No. 1, held two composition recitals, showed works in numerous composer's forums, participated in masters classes with famous composers, and help found the now annual Whitworth CompFest. Currently I am sub... Read more ยป

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.