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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: Douglas Ovens

Douglas Ovens An active composer and percussionist, Douglas Ovens has performed his own works for solo percussion at the Akiyoshidai International Arts Village in Yamaguchi, Japan, at the Atlantic Center for the Arts, the Atlanta Arts Festival, the Black Mountain Festival, the Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Cascadia Composers Festival (Portland, OR), and many others. Ovens has written over eighty works in media ranging from orchestral compositions to electronic works for dance and has received commissions from the North/South Consonance Ensemble (NYC), the Allentown Symphony, the Asheville ... 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.