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Black, Indigenous, People of Colour (BIPOC) composers, music, and musicians

Use this guide to explore the diversity of composers, music, and musicians in the resources from Memorial University Libraries and beyond.


This guide does not recommend the any of the following publishers or music retailers.  The following websites are included for information purposes only.


Aakuluk Music

  • Their mission is to help Nunavut musicians promote their works.
  • The label will help record, market, and distribute Inuktitut music nationally and internationally.

AM Publishers (African Music Publishing)

  • Offers scores for a variety of instrument combinations, conductors scores, orchestra parts, miniature scores, and recordings for purchase or rental.
  • All sales of publications by AM Publishers support the non-profit operations of the Intercultural Music Initiative.

Filarmonika Music Publishing

  • Their mission is to promote the musical repertoire of Latin America and the Caribbean.

Music Retailers

Theodore Front Musical Literature