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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: Dante Palmieri

Dante Palmieri's music is composed in a style that is accessible and fresh at the same time. Its structure is always apparent but never becomes an end in itself. He is adept at manipulating counterpoint and harmonic textures to clarify his musical ideas, and his work has an overall seriousness and maturity that is surprising for a composer of such a relatively young age. His music is definitely worth your close attention. ---John Guinn, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music at Wayne State University and former music critic for the Detroit Free Press.   Dante... 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.