These centres make available to the public physical archives of sheet music, sound archives, books and periodicals, as well as Internet access. Centres are most commonly found in the UK and countries of the former British Commonwealth.
American Music Center
An information and support center for contemporary classical music and jazz, providing a wide range of programs and services including grant-making, publications, workshops, networking groups, a library of scores and recordings.
Belgian Centre for Music Documentation
Founded in 1951 on private initiative, this non-profit association stimulates the promotion and performance of the works of Belgian contemporary composers of serious music.
Canadian Music Centre
Promoting the awareness, appreciation and performance of contemporary Canadian compositional music through its library archives, information resources, record production/distribution, and web site.
Centre for New Zealand Music: SOUNZ
Fostering and developing New Zealand music, its creation, performance, publication, recording and broadcast, by working with and on behalf of New Zealand composers.
Contemporary Music Centre
Ireland's national archive and resource center for new music, supporting the work of composers throughout the Republic and Northern Ireland.
Center for contemporary music that organizes and promotes contemporary music activities and concerts both in The Netherlands and abroad.
Norwegian Music Information Centre
The center has a manuscript library, orchestral rental materials, a reference library, biographies of Norwegian composers, articles about the Norwegian musical scene, catalogs of printed music and an address guide to music in Norway.
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