Committees: Joint Committee: MLA, MPA, & MOLA


The committee meets twice a year to discuss and make recommendations on issues raised by members of the three associations.

Committee members:

Music Library Association (MLA)

Elizabeth Davis, Columbia University Music & Arts Library

Jane Gottlieb, The Juilliard School

Michael Crowley, City College of New York


Music Publishers’ Association  (MPA)

Daniel Dorff, Theodore Presser

David Flachs, Schirmer

Mickey Jianniney, JW Pepper

Charles Slater, JW Pepper


Major Orchestra Librarians’ Association  (MOLA)

Jane Cross, U.S. Marine Band  (April meeting)

Sara Griffin, NY Philharmonic

Robert Sutherland, Metropolitan Opera

Melissa Robason, Metropolitan Opera

Coordinator, 2018-2022
Jane Gottlieb
Member, 2016-2020
Michael J. Crowley
Member, 2018-2022
Jonathan Hiam
Member, ex-officio
Mark C. McKnight


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About MLA

The Music Library Association is the professional association for music libraries and librarianship in the United States. Founded in 1931, it has an international membership of librarians, musicians, scholars, educators, and members of the book and music trades. Complementing the Association’s national and international activities are eleven regional chapters that carry out its programs on the local level.