School of Music Performance Collection
James Madison University School of Music Performance Collection is a growing set of audio and video recordings that document most performances affiliated with JMU's School of Music from 1956 to the present. The collection consists primarily of reel-to-reel tapes, u-matic video tapes, VHS videotapes, cassette tapes, digital audio tapes (DATs), and compact discs. Recordings are assigned a call number according to their performance date and are stored in a climate-controlled facility within the Music Library.
Access to original recordings is limited. Recent recordings may be listened to on the Music Library online repository (using your JMU eID and password). All Recordings are eventually cataloged and can be found using the above search box. These must be listened to within the Music Library.
To request a copy:
- JMU School of Music students and faculty may request a copy of their own performances, only. Your name must appear on the program as proof of participation. No proxies, written or otherwise, will be honored. Duplication charges are waived for current faculty and students.
- All other duplication requests must meet the following conditions:
- Copies are for private educational use of the person ordering (e.g. Dissertation)
- The work is not available commercially for sale, hire, or rent
For questions or comments about the collection or this site, please contact the Music Library at (540) 568-6041 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.