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Sheet Music Rental Library Division Launched by Alfred Music Publishing

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Monday, July 18, 2011
Alfred Music Publishing, world leader in educational print music publishing since 1922 and the official print music publisher of thousands of popular artists, proudly announces the launch of its Rental Library Division, offering hundreds of band, choral, and orchestral works to performing ensembles for any event.

Alfred’s Rental Library represents the works from many of the world’s most beloved composers with a robust collection of pop, movie, and musical selections including Gone with the Wind, original soundtrack arrangements from The Polar Express and Harry Potter, selections from classic Lerner & Loewe musicals, and much more. Currently, the Alfred Rental Library holds the strongest Christmas catalog available with pieces including The Many Moods of Christmas Suites, O Holy Night, Nuttin’ for Christmas, Navidad Nuestra, among many others.

Music directors from amateur to professional ensembles around the world may search titles and even request a perusal score to hundreds of world class titles via the online portal Orders initiated through a convenient online form are available for fulfillment internationally.

“It’s great to have our rental library in-house and I’m very excited to be at the helm of this new venture at Alfred,” commented Gary Rautenberg, Alfred’s Library Content Manager. “As experts in our performance music—and with such a diverse catalog—we can ensure the very best in service and quality at cost effective rates.” Currently, the Alfred Rental Library holds more than 600 titles across virtually every music genre.

The Alfred Rental Library, formerly managed by European American Music Distributors, LLC, is a worldwide initiative headquartered at Alfred’s home office in Los Angeles, California, and currently has an international office in Australia.

For more information about Alfred Rental Library services, selections, or for a quote, visit at or contact