Category Archives: Mills news

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.