Check out the latest uploads of audio and braille music to the NLS Music page on BARD.
NLS is recording a book on how to write songs. It will be available to NLS patrons in the near future. Happy composing!
Learn about Camille Lucie Nickerson, “The Louisiana Lady,” who worked for the recognition and appreciation of Afro-Creole folk music through her scholarship, leadership, and art.
Recognizing British composer Herbert Howells contribution to music.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock with accessible music scores and books from the NLS Music Section!
Find out what new braille music scores are available on BARD from the NLS Music Section, including works by Beethoven, Lady Gaga, and Van Halen!
Looking back on the Newport Folk Festival, when electric and amplification appeared on the scene.
Hamilton, the award-winning musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda is now available in braille. Learn what it took to transcribe this eclectic musical with hip-hop, rap, and gospel elements into braille.
Highlighting two young pianist composers and performers, Justin Kauflin and Kevin Kern.
Queen songs from the movie soundtrack “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “20 Greatest Hits” by Aretha Franklin, and the “Piano Collection” by Philip Glass are now available in braille. NLS patrons can now download or borrow embossed braille scores of these popular works.