In this week’s blog, learn about Vincent Persichetti–an American composer, author, music publisher, and educator.
This blog explores birds in music and offers a selection of materials NLS offers on that topic.
Now that we have reached the end of February, it’s time to let you know about new materials available from the NLS Music Section.
This blog post is an excerpt of an article written by Bettye Krolick for the Music Section’s quarterly magazine, Musical Mainstream. The magazine is still produced by the NLS Music Section and is available to NLS patrons in braille, large print, and audio formats. Bettye Krolick was a musician, author, educator, and braille music transcriber. […]
Learn about the life and music of acclaimed bluesman Jay Owens in the latest installment of our American composers and musicians series.
The NLS Music Section salutes the legacy of blind African-American composers and musicians.
It’s the end of January, and time to let you know about new materials available from the NLS Music Section.
Hollywood is abuzz in anticipation of the annual Academy Awards ceremony coming up on February 9th. I’ll admit that regardless of how late it is on Sunday night, I stay up to find out who the winners are. Equally exciting for people who are starstruck like me is when iconic film stars or other celebrities […]
Learn about the extraordinary life and music of American composer Leo Ornstein.
Let’s explore Paris with materials from the NLS Music Section. This blog will take a walk from the Louvre to Montmartre and end at the Ile de la Cite at Notre Dame Cathedral.