Contact the Gaylord Music Library

Mailing Address:

Gaylord Hall
Washington University
6500 Forsyth Blvd.
Campus Box 1061
St. Louis, MO 63130
Phone: 314-935-5563


Library Staff


Brad ShortBrad Short
Music Librarian
(314) 935-5529
Responsible for the overall planning and operation of the Gaylord Music Library and oversees all public service operations including reference services. Subject Librarian responsibilities for all formats of music, film and media studies, theater and dance.


scharff_markMark Scharff
Music Cataloger
(314) 935-5560
Cataloger for all music formats (books, scores, periodicals, sound recording, web resources, etc.) supervises/oversees music technical processing and music copy cataloging.

olson karenKaren Olson
Music Library Associate
(314) 935-5572
Coordinates digitization projects, including local collections of digitized media and contributions to Internet Archive, IMSLP, and Sheet Music Consortium; oversees print materials processing and preservation; supervises technical services student workers; maintains serials collection; cataloging assistant.