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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: Roger Zahab

Roger Zahab instigates complex relations through his activities as composer, violinist, conductor, teacher and writer. He has written much chamber, vocal and orchestral music in addition to work in dance, theater and video. Recent recordings include levitation of pianos during a waltz played by pianist Eric Moe, and Earth's Jig and Silence Orchids played by pianist Bennett Lerner, which are available on Albany Records. As a violinist his recordings include John Cage’s Thirteen Harmonies, Christian Wolff’s Six Melodies Variation and Zahab’s own Verging Lightfa... 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.