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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: Wendy Mae Chambers

Composer Wendy Mae Chambers is best known for her large-scale events. These include MUSIC FOR CHOREOGRAPHED ROWBOATS with 24 musicians in rowboats oared by the Columbia University crew team at the Central Park Lake ('79), TEN GRAND for 10 grand pianos and laser lights at Lincoln Center Fountain Plaza ('83), THE GRAND HARP EVENT for 30 harps at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine ('84) and the inauguration of the Museum of Modern Art Sculpture Garden ('85), LIBERTY OVERTURE performed onboard the Brooklyn V, a 100-foot vessel, in the New York Harbor for the Statue of Liberty Centennial ('86), Q... 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.