CRM Special Collections

The CRM collection contains over 550 books, over 3000 scores and over 280 sound recordings.

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These include donations from the State Museum for Musical Culture in Moscow (The Glinka Museum); the private collection of Vladimir Blok; the Moscow-based State Institute for Research in the Arts; the publisher Kompozitor; the Library of the Russian Composers’ League; Professor Arthur Jacobs and The Stravinsky Collection (bequest of Howard Wakeling); Boosey & Hawkes (20th-century orchestral scores from Russia/the Soviet Union). The majority of the collection can be searched through the Goldsmiths library catalogue.


Further special collections include the following. Enquiries about these should be sent to Special Collections & Archives.