Welcome to The Sarasota Music Archive 
The Archive Needs Your Support!

Save The Music.                                     Share The Music:

Support the regions most comprehensive music archive.

Also, support free public concerts and lectures by the regions foremost musical talent.

New Collection:

The late Dr. Robert Byler’s comprehensive Dixieland Jazz ensemble of vinyl, reel to reel, DVD, and memorabilia.

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Summer Music Series Coming Soon!
Dr. John Goodman’s renowned lecture series discovers the Comic Operas of Gilbert and Sullivan in 5 sessions. 

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Our Mission
To build a bridge linking the great irreplaceable music of the past and present to the future. We do this so that it might enrich, and become part of, the lives of music lovers of this and future generations.

We have one of the largest collections of sheet music, vinyl records, piano rolls, CD’s, and other items in the region.

Our Location

The Sarasota Music Archive’s office hours are Monday 10AM-2PM,  Tuesday- Thursday  10AM-3PM

Please Call In Advance For Other Times or Donations

Sarasota  Music Archive Selby Public Library 1331 First Street Sarasota, FL 34236 Phone: (941) 861-1168 Fax: (941)316-1251

Coming Soon!
We will be sharing items in our collection with members through a new lending/checkout system, starting with our huge collection of rare classical CD’s. Check back for updates . . . .