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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: John Frantzen

John Frantzen is a prolific and versatile award winning composer whose distinctive style, which combines exciting electro-acoustic soundscapes with a diverse orchestral palette, has earned high praise from concert and film audiences throughout the United States. Equally conversant in acoustic and electronic music, John has collaborated with directors and visual artists in New York City and Los Angeles. Recent credits include Suavecita premiered at the New York International Latino Film Festival, Dumgrot (short) premiered at Columbia University, Auction Day (documentary), Portrait of Maquoke... 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.