Category: Mills news

  • Naxos Music Library now in Library Catalog

    Posted on May 15th

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

  • Show of Hands: Art in Education

    Posted on May 2nd

    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 on Wisconsin Public Radio

    Posted on Apr 30th

    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.

  • Sound Salon: Alicia Svigals and Uli Geissendoerfer: Beregovski Suite

    Posted on Mar 21st

    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.

  • Vinyl at Mills in On Wisconsin

    Posted on Mar 21st

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

  • Celebrating John Harbison’s 80th Birthday

    Posted on Feb 15th

    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.

  • Leary earns another Grammy nomination

    Posted on Dec 7th

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

  • Featured Database: Music Magazine Archive

    Posted on Nov 30th

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

  • Staff Picks

    Posted on Nov 16th

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

  • Featured Database: Naxos Music Library Jazz

    Posted on Sep 30th

    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.

  • Alpine Dreaming: The Helvetia Records Story, 1920-1924

    Posted on Sep 29th

    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.

  • What’s new? Debut!

    Posted on Aug 30th

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