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  • Mount Allison Concert Recordings
    An index to the music recorded since 1980 on audiocassette or compact disc of Department of Music concerts by faculty, guests, departmental ensembles, and students. Concert programs are included with each recording. Recordings are available in the Alfred Whitehead Music Library.
     
  • Sheet Music Collection (Alfred Whitehead Music Library, Mount Allison)
    An index to the 7000-piece collection of sheet music in the Music Library. Holdings, not entered into the Libraries’ catalogue, include choral sheet music, popular songs, and pieces of classical sheet music organized by type (either keyboard, solo vocal, or instrumental pieces).

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Can't find the score you are looking for? Check one of our digital scores services like the Classical Scores Library, IMSLP, or nkoda (contact the Music Library for access). Still having trouble? Contact the Music Library for help!

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Key Online Resources for Music

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Contact:
Alfred Whitehead Music Library
Lower floor, Marjorie Young Bell Conservatory of Music
134 Main Street, Sackville, NB
506 364-2561
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Contact the Music Library

Phone:  506 364-2561

Email:  musiclibrary@mta.ca

Find us:  Lower floor, Marjorie Bell Young Conservatory of Music, 134 Main Street Sackville, New Brunswick