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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: Neil Rolnick

Since he moved to New York City in 2002, Neil Rolnick’s music has received increasingly wide recognition and numerous performances both in the US and abroad. A pioneer in the use of computers in performance since the late 1970s, Rolnick often includes unexpected and unusual combinations of media in his work. He has performed around the world, and his music appears on 14 CD’s. Though much of Rolnick’s work has connects music and technology, and is therefore considered in the realm of “experimental” music, his music has always been highly melodic and accessible. Whether working with electr... 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.