Zentralbibliothek Zürich, Musikabteilung

About the library

The Music Department was established in 1971. Apart from large collections of printed sheet music and sound recordings, the Music Department currently owns one of the largest collections of Wagner memorabilia in the world. It has also become an important place for storing handwritten Swiss sheet music produced in the past 200 years.

Main focus of collection

  • Printed sheet music
  • Sound recordings
  • Handwritten Swiss music scores