Bagaduce Music was founded in 1983 as the Bagaduce Music Lending Library. It is a not-for-profit, one-of-a-kind printed music library
located in the town of Blue Hill on the Maine coast. Bagaduce Music has grown to become an international resource center for printed music and scores, housing numerous collections of music representing all genres of music. Music borrowers include individuals in all fifty states and 27 foreign countries.
Our collection comprises more than 1 million pieces of printed music, including over 250,000 individual titles, both classical and popular. New titles are added daily. The collection is shelved and catalogued in five major sections: Choral - multiple and single copies; Instrumental - solo, ensemble and conductors' scores; Keyboard - piano and organ solo, two piano and piano duet; Vocal - popular and classical sheet music, opera and musical theater scores, and anthologies of popular and folk songs; Reference - encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, histories and other books by and about musicians. The collection also includes many rare and out-of-print titles.