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: Donald C. Dilworth

Don Dilworth has composed string quartets, songs, the ballet The Brothers of Judar, the operas Rostam, Rasputin, The Inca, The Love Machine and “Annabel Lee,” which was recorded by Joan Baez. His prior musical experience includes performances on the classical guitar, for which he won first prize in the Boston Guitar Circle competition. He has written algorithmic composing programs. Elected a member of the Society of Contemporary Composers in St. Petersburg, Russia, he has been President of the Maine Composers’ Forum since 1999. 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.