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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: Mark Nowakowski

Mark Nowakowski began experimenting with sound at an early age. A native of Chicago, he is currently a Professional Studies Student in Composition at the Cleveland Institute of Music, where he studies with Margaret Brouwer. Mark is also the composer-in-residence for the Canton Symphony Orchestra, and recently received a commission from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Previously, he earned an M.M. in Composition from the University of Colorado, where he studied with Daniel Kellogg, John Drumheller, and Michael Theodore. He completed his initial studies at Illinois State Univ... 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.