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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: Lauren Bernofsky

Lauren Bernofsky holds an undergraduate degree in violin and composition from the Hartt School of Music, a master's degree in composition from the New England Conservatory, and a doctorate in composition from Boston University, where her principal teacher was Lukas Foss. Lauren Bernofsky's catalog numbers over eighty works, representing a wide variety of ensembles. She has written two string quartets, five brass quintets and a brass trio, solo brass, string, and woodwind pieces, piano music, choral music, songs, as well as larger-scale works for band and orchestra. In addition to writing f... 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.