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  • Alicia Svigals and Uli Geissendoerfer
    March 21st, 2019

    Join composer/violinist Alicia Svigals and jazz pianist Uli Geissendoerfer for an evening of Ukrainian Jewish folk music with a contemporary spin, Thursday, April 4, 2019, 7pm, Morphy Hall, Mead Witter School of Music.

  • LPs on shelves in Mills Music Library
    March 21st, 2019

    On Wisconsin magazine article highlights our robust record collection amid resurgent interest in vinyl records.

  • Details from exhibit celebrating John Harbison's 80th Birthday
    February 15th, 2019

    Mills Music Library exhibit in Memorial Library lobby celebrates Pulitzer Prize winner and MacArthur Fellow John Harbison’s amazing – and ongoing – musical career, with a focus on his Madison connection.

  • February 7th, 2019

    Emeritus Professor of Folklore and Scandinavian Studies Jim Leary garnering media attention for his Best Album Notes Grammy nomination.

  • January 31st, 2019

    Database offers full text of important reference texts, e-books, liner notes, and other print resources.

  • Kanopy database logo
    December 26th, 2018

    Canceled subscription to streaming video database renewed, but only for three of its collections.

  • Cover of Alpine Dreaming: The Helvetia Records Story, 1920-1924
    December 7th, 2018

    Jim Leary earns second Grammy nomination in the category of Best Album Notes.

  • Music Magazine Archive logo
    November 30th, 2018

    Database offers the full runs of 13 rock magazines and 10 folk magazines published from the late 1940s to the present.

  • Closeup image of Mills Music Library Staff Picks selections
    November 16th, 2018

    Mills Music Library now pulling favorites from the collection for you to peruse and check out.

  • Cover of Alpine Dreaming: The Helvetia Records Story, 1920-1924
    October 31st, 2018

    Celebrate the release of the 2-CD set Alpine Dreaming: The Helvetia Records Story, 1920-1924. Saturday, November 17, 2018. Wayside Dining Room, University Club, 803 State St. 7:00pm. Free and Open to the Public.

  • Book cover for Yiddish Empire: the Vilna Troupe, Jewish Theater, and the Art of Itinerancy, by Debra Caplan
    October 23rd, 2018

    Debra Caplan speaks about her book Yiddish Empire: The Vilna Troupe, Jewish Theater, and the Art of Itinerancy, Monday, October 29, 2018, 5:30-7:00pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

  • Naxos Music Library Jazz logo and website banner
    September 30th, 2018

    Naxos Music Library Jazz is a separate streaming audio database from Naxos Music Library, offering more than 180,000 tracks and over 12,000 artists.

  • Helvetia 101 label, Durlhofer Jodel, Charles Schoenenberger
    September 29th, 2018

    2 CD-set produced by Archeophone Records in cooperation with Mills Music Library and the Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures is now here and available for borrowing.

  • Rudolf Pietsch, leader of Die Tanzgeiger
    August 31st, 2018

    Austrian ensemble Die Tanzgeiger performs Monday, September 24, 2018. Wayside Dining Room, University Club, 803 State St. 5:00pm Reception (with food) 6:00pm Concert. Free and Open to the Public.

  • Debut exhibition poster
    August 30th, 2018

    An Exhibition of Recent Acquisitions in Special Collections, on display from August 27-December 14, 2018, in Department of Special Collections, Memorial Library.