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: Wang Jie

"She knows how to take a few notes and spin them into a large form – a rare trait in today’s composers." That's Maestro John Corigliano's estimation of WANG JIE, who is garnering notice as one of the most distinctive musical voices of her generation. Born in Shanghai shortly after the Culture Revolution, Wang Jie was raised during an era of breathtaking economic expansion. She was a known piano prodigy by the age of five. A scholarship from Manhattan School of Music brought her to the US where she began to pursue her passion for composition and dramatic storytelling under the t... 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.