The AMC is now New Music USA! Tell me more »


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: Matthew Tommasini

Matthew Tommasini (b. 1978) is a nationally recognized composer of expressive and engaging music. He has been commissioned by the New York Youth Symphony, the Milwaukee Ballet, ASCAP/SCI, and the Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings. Awards for his work include the Charles Ives Scholarship from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, first prize in the ASCAP/SCI Commission Competition, and grants from the ASCAP Foundation's Leonard Bernstein Fund, the Puffin Foundation, Ltd., the American Composers Forum’s Subito Grant program, and the American Music Center’s Composer Assistance Program (CAP)... 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.