The Yolanda and David Katz Faculty of the Arts

The Buchmann-Mehta School of Music
In collaboration with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Honorary President: Zubin Mehta


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  The International Program

The M. Grinstein Music Library

Opening Hours: Sunday-Thursday

Library staff:
Anna Kuffler - Head of the library

Irena Novikov - Head of the listening room
Olga Filatov - Head of Loan section
Irena Sovelev - Librarian
Gil Garty -  Cataloging Librarian 

The music library is part of the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music.
The library serves teachers and students of the School of Music, including faculty and students of the Department of Musicology.
Students from other faculties who take music courses and guest musician who visit the academy are also among the library's frequent users.

The Library is devided into 3 sections:
- The reception
- The reading room
- The listening and recording room

The Library collection
The collection includes 50,000 items:
35,000  scores and sheet music
12,000 CDs
2,000 records 
500  video-tapes
100 DVDs
20  periodicals

The unique service of the library is that it is the only one on campus which allows teachers to use materials (scores, recordings, videotapes, DVDs, CDs, listening and viewing equipment) often and in large numbers in their teaching classes. A major part of the library collection comes from donors.

International Periodicals

1. American String Teacher
2. Choir and organ
3. Clavier
4. Computer music Journal
5. Das Orchester
6. Early music Review
7. Music Perception
8. Musical Times
9. Musurgia
10. Opera News
11. Percussion Notes
12. Piano and Keyboard
13. The Strad

Online Databases


      Aleph catalog

      Music Databases

      Oxford reference

Library Rules and Services

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