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  • Arthur Canter, 1921-2018

    I first met the late Arthur Canter about five years ago, shortly after arriving in Iowa City. He would come to the library every few months and check out a stack of recordings and books to aid in his writing of program notes for a number…

  • Wülfie Parsons’ Music Library Guide: 2018 Edition

    In the summer of 2018, the Rita Benton Music Library “adopted” Wülfie Parsons, who belonged previously to Dr. Donna Parsons. He’s a born and bred Iowa pup, and is settling in nicely to his new home here in Voxman.…

  • Now Streaming from the School of Music Recording Archives, October 2017

    University of Iowa School of Music concert recordings are archived by the Rita Benton Music Library. The Library maintains a streaming audio digital collection of current performance recordings that is available to current University of…

  • Getting Started at the Music Library: Fall 2017

    Whether you’re new to campus or returning for another year, the Rita Benton Music Library is excited to welcome you! Here are a handful of news, tips & tricks, and resources that can get your 2017 school year off to a great…

  • Building a School of Music

    Starting on March 31, 2017, the School of Music will host three Collage concerts celebrating the opening of the Voxman Music Building at 93. E. Burlington St. “Coming Home” is the theme of the year, especially for the many…

  • The Rita Benton Music Library: A Year in Review

    2016 was a momentous year for the Rita Benton Music Library at the University of Iowa, largely defined by the move into a beautiful, new facility in the Voxman Music Building eight. Here is our review of the year’s events at the…