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  • August 17th, 2018

    Container List SERIES I: Manuscript Materials       Box 1 (May 2018 accession)             Music Publishers Agreements – Titles A – Z             Music Publishers Agreements – Release numbers 45s             […]

  • July 5th, 2018

    Madison Early Music Festival: July 7-14, 2018. See our display, borrow our holdings!

  • Kanopy database logo
    June 28th, 2018

    Streaming video database business model deemed unsustainable.

  • Ethnic American Music Curator Nate Gibson using the Loricraft Professional Record Cleaning Machine
    June 23rd, 2018

    Loricraft Professional Record Cleaning Machine is now part of Mills Music Library preservation efforts.

  • Spines of 78rpm record albums on a shelf
    May 31st, 2018

    New exhibit of 78rpm record albums highlights the visuals that housed the sounds.

  • Boxes containing Ben Sidran's personal archives
    May 30th, 2018

    Madison music legend’s materials become part of Wisconsin Music Archives.

  • books on library shelving
    April 30th, 2018

    Options available for UW-Madison Alumni to continue using library resources and services.

  • Label for Banner 78rpm side B-547 A, "Beit mich a bissele"
    April 5th, 2018

    Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture project to highlight selections from the Mayrent Collection of Yiddish Recordings

  • Porcelain figures of a Scandinavian fiddler and a piper
    March 23rd, 2018

    Free and Open to the Public! April 12-14, 2018. Two days of panel presentations, two nights of Scandinavian Folk Music concerts, and a community dance at Folklore Village.

  • Bass At Your Place exhibit display case containing a Lawrence LaMay bass
    March 13th, 2018

    Exhibit in Mills Music Library and Memorial Library celebrates 25th anniversary of Richard Davis Foundation for Young Bassists Conference, and 50th anniversary of the International Society of Bassists, which was founded in Madison.

  • January 27th, 2018

    41 titles have been added to their Video On Demand catalog.

  • Cover of John W. Barker's 2017 book The Pro Arte Quartet
    January 19th, 2018

    John W. Barker’s book is an historical overview of the Pro Arte Quartet, which was founded in 1912 and has been in residence at University of Wisconsin-Madison since 1940.

  • December 22nd, 2017

    Filip Šír, National Museum, Czech Republic, writes about his visit to Mills Music Library in ARSC Newsletter article.

  • December 8th, 2017

    Core database is redesigned and relaunched!

  • November 15th, 2017

    Hear Professor Emeritus Jim Leary on Wisconsin Public Radio’s Central Time, speaking about preserving folk culture–including his work on the Local Centers/Global Sounds project Mills Music Library and The Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures are undertaking thanks to an NEH grant.