CNM Short Takes
News | 04/19/2002 4:00 am EDT
Digitized sheet music posted by National Library
The National Library of Canada has posted a searchable database of digitized sheet music spanning the pre-Confederation and First World War periods.The sheet music covers are also available for viewing. This spring, a further 900 pieces of music will be added. Full music scores are added once copyright clearance is obtained. Future phases will include digitized sheet music published between 1867 and 1913. In all, the National Library’s collection of sheet music (unbound songs, piano pieces, etc.) includes over 20,000 pieces.