Category Archives: Mills news

May 15th, 2019

Mills Music Library adds over 105,000 catalog records for streaming audio recordings in Naxos Music Library to Library Catalog.

Norwegian wood carving figurines
May 2nd, 2019

Mills Music Library co-sponsors symposium on Nordic traditional arts, May 2–4, 2019, at Monona Terrace Convention Center. Free and open to the public!

Lambert Yiddish Cylinders, in their cases.
April 30th, 2019

Wisconsin Public Radio program Central Time airs segment on Lambert Yiddish Cylinders from our Mayrent Collection of Yiddish Recordings, after Library of Congress inducts them into National Recording Registry.

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.

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.