Welcome to the Aaron Copland Collection!

This online collection is derived from a physical collection at the Library of Congress. It contains approximately 400,000 items documenting American composer Aaron Copland’s life. The holdings include manuscript and printed music, personal and business correspondence, diaries, writings, scrapbooks, programs, newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs, awards, books, sound recordings, and motion pictures. You can check out some of these amazing items from the collection online at this site.

When you arrive at the site, you’ll load directly on the Collection Items tab where you can start browsing the items featured or use the left side menu to browse specific categories from within the collection. Near the top of the page, you’ll also find options to browse the About the Collection section and the Articles and Essays section. Both are worth checking out!

Why don’t you take check this site out and get a glimpse of the life Aaron Copland lived today?