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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: Gladys Smuckler Moskowitz

Gladys Smuckler Moskowitz began her musical career as a singer. She received B.A. and M.A. degrees in Music from Brooklyn College, City University of New York, and under her professional name, Gladys Young toured the United States, Europe, and Israel, as a folk singer-instrumentalist. She has composed the music and written the libretto for “The Masque of the Red Death,” a Renaissance-style music drama in two acts, story by Edgar Allan Poe; “The Fountain of Youth,” a chamber opera in one act, story “Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment,” by Nathaniel Hawthorne; and a satiric... 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.