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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: Dan Cooper

A Manhattan-native composer and multi-instrumentalist, Dan Cooper was educated at The Horace Mann School, Columbia College, NEC, and Princeton University. Principal teachers and mentors include John Heiss, Steve Mackey, Paul Lansky, and Otto Luening. As composer: Aaron Copland composition fellow at Tanglewood, original scores for several acclaimed Shakespeare & Company productions, plus awards, commissions, premieres, and residencies from Albany Symphony, Artists International, ASCAP, B3+, Cary Trust, Circadia, ESYO, Engine 27, Fontainebleau, Imani Winds, ISC, Majestic Brass, Meet the Composer... 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.