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This searchable collection includes more than 1,125 music manuscripts representing the work of 640 professional and amateur composers. These works comprise art songs, songs associated with World War I, lullabies, patriotic songs, and popular tunes...
On February 5, 2014, the Library of Congress launched "Songs of America", a web presentation which brings forward 80,000 digitized artifacts to explore America’s history through the prism of song....
SongFest is still accepting applications for their summer 2014 program!...
During the summer of 2014, thirty school teachers will explore topics in American history and culture through the lens of our national anthem and related American music. You could be one of them!...
The Hampsong Foundation is proud to announce the discovery of an autograph Gustav Mahler manuscript of the song “Frühlingsmorgen”, which came to light during the cataloguing and digitization process of the “Ernestine Schumann-Heink, a Contralto’s Legacy...
Six of Samuel Barber’s early songs will be released in the Florestan Recital Project website, presented in a free, online web-based listening platform with three songs released each week for two consecutive weeks, starting Tuesday, October 8, 2013. Click here for more informatio...
In June and July 2014, the month-long NEH summer institute “Banner Moments: The National Anthem in American Life” will mark Francis Scott Key's song’s 200th anniversary, bringing scholars and performers together with thirty K-12 teachers...
The Hampsong Foundation is proud to announce its support of the Baltimore Lieder Weekend 2013, an event that will take place Oct. 25-27 in Baltimore, Maryland, and will include two lectures and two concerts focusing on the songs of Johannes Brahms...
The Hampsong Education Fellowship in American Song is awarded to SAM members who wish to help students and the general public understand American history and culture through the medium of song, by developing projects that utilize American song...