Welcome

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: Eric Chasalow

Eric Chasalow (1955) is the rare composer who is as comfortable with electro-acoustic music as he is with traditional ensembles. Of his 2003 CD Left to His Own Devices, ARRAY, the journal of the International Computer Music Association wrote that the work “clearly establishes him as one of the leaders of our times … offering a wondrous fusion between distinct styles and mediums…” Chasalow’s music has been embraced by performers throughout the world, with recent performances from Boston to Berlin and San Francisco to Seoul. A member of the Brandeis University faculty since 1990, Chasalow ... 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.