Now celebrating its 12th year online
Welcome to the sounds of American music!
This site is operated through the resources of the Center for American Music Preservation (CAMP)
and contains information
about historical American music in need of preservation.
No attempt is made to cover all genres of American music since it is too vast an area to cover everything.
The focus is on vocal music and covers over 300 years.
There is a need to preserve music from earlier America. Will you help in this effort?
These are the four goals:
Please look over the information below with links to many of the topics
and pass along this site link to your friends, students and colleagues.
Donations to help sustain this site are needed and much appreciated.
There are many musical treasures waiting to be discovered from America's past and in need of preservation.
We are grateful for any donations
to help support the Center for American Music Preservation and this website.
Donations have been received in honor of these names:
David P. McKay
You can help support this informational website by making a donation by credit card for $25 or more and
adding a name to honor.
To make your donation --
CDs and DVDs
Here are a few of the recent titles...
AMRC CD: "Brave America" - American History in Song, 1770-1876
AMRC CD: Five American Women Composers
AMRC CD: "I Got Rhythm" - George Gershwin Radio Tributes
PineTree Multimedia DVD:
"Give Us This Day" -
Two Historic American Choral Music Traditions
PineTree Multimedia DVD:
"Invitation to Zion" - A Shaker Music Guide
See the complete listing of American Music Recordings Collection CDs -- click here
All the books, CDs, and DVDs listed on this site are for sale through safe and secure PayPal.
Please help keep this site Online by ordering any titles at the Store -- click here
American Music Preservation does not provide any visual discs (Films, VCD or Bu-ray)
to companies in other countries.
All DVDs listed are computer discs which contain historical information,
music examples (mp3 or wav files), images, and some releases also have video clips or programs.
Most of the information on this site was written and edited by Roger Lee Hall,
a prolific American Music Preservationist and ASCAP composer.
He is Album Producer for the CD series -- American Music Recordings Collection (AMRC)
His compositions are available exclusively at -- PineTree Music
For the list of his music lectures and workshops -- click here