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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: Jenece C. Gerber

Jenece Gerber earned the Ph.D in music composition from the University at Buffalo (SUNY) in 2011. Her dissertation project, "je me délace: nai-u keshto" is comprised of "je me délace", for 16-voice a cappella choir, and "nai-u keshto", a wordless chamber opera. Gerber's music is inspired especially of implied polyrhythms, Indonesian idioms, vocal lines, poetic structures, multiple tonalities, and 19th-20th C. French music. She often employs extended vocal techniques in her numerous vocal works and some extended elements in her instrumental writing as well. Her music has been performed by the ... Read more »

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.