European American Music Distributors Company is a member of the Schott Music Group
Information Regarding COVID-19

Our New York City office remains closed to protect the health and safety of all of our employees. During this time, we are doing everything possible to minimize disruptions to our daily operations. All employees are working remotely and remain fully contactable. If you have had to cancel or postpone a performance of a work from our catalogue, or are considering live streaming performances or streaming archival material, we are prepared to assist you in facilitating changes. Please direct all questions or concerns to

Please note:

  • All materials from canceled or completed performances should be returned to our Verona, New Jersey library only.
  • Please do not return materials to our New York office. Unfortunately, we cannot be responsible for lost materials that are returned to our New York office while it is closed. If materials are lost, we will have to charge the full replacement value.

Contact Us

Schott Music Corporation &
European American Music Distributors Company
254 West 31st Street
Floor 15
New York, NY 10001
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Tel: +1 212 461 6940
Fax: +1 212 810 4565
For general inquiries:
For rental inquiries:
  • Norman Ryan
    Norman Ryan
    Vice President - Composers and Repertoire
    Tel: +1 212-461-6941
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    Norman Ryan has redefined what a music publisher can be in the 21st century through his creative leadership, commitment to innovation and progressive vision. Norman earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Brown University and a Certificate in Film Studies from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. Before coming to Schott, he was previously Associate Director of Programming at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and Creative Director at G. Schirmer, Inc. In his roles at Lincoln Center, G. Schirmer and now at Schott Music, he identified and worked with many of the world's leading performers and composers and collaborated on new projects with organizations including The Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, The Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Concertgebouw Orchestra, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Minnesota Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Royal Opera House (Covent Garden), American Opera Projects and Boston Lyric Opera, among many others. He has served as a creative consultant to the Trisha Brown Dance Company, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, and American International Artists and as a contributing writer to Stagebill and Playbill magazines. He has served on the board of directors of OPERA America, New Music USA (formerly The American Music Center), Music Publishers Association of the United States (MPA), and the Fort Greene Park Conservancy and currently serves on the board of directors of the Talea Ensemble, American Opera Projects (AOP) and the MetroTech/BAM Cultural District BID in Brooklyn, New York. Norman Ryan joined Schott Music in January 2005. 

  • Caroline Kane
    Caroline Kane
    Vice President - Licensing and Administration
    Tel: +1 212-461-6948
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    Caroline Kane was born in Media, Pennsylvania. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Fine Arts from Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, and a Master of Music degree in Church Music from Northwestern University, and subsequently worked as an organist and choir director. She began her career in music publishing at The Theodore Presser Company in their sales department. She joined European American Music Distributors Corporation in Paoli, Pennsylvania in 1993 in the copyright department under the direction of Ronald Freed, and has assumed ever-increasing responsibilities within the company through its move to Miami in 1999 and to New York City in 2004.

  • Scott Wollschleger
    Scott Wollschleger
    Senior Manager, Production
    Tel: +1 212-461-6943
  • Lauren Ishida
    Lauren Ishida
    Director of Promotion
    Tel: +1 212-461-6942
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    Lauren Ishida joined Schott Music in 2017 following positions with the Hunter Opera Theater, the resident opera company of Hunter College specializing in new American operas, and later as Director of Music Programming at The Flea Theater in Tribeca. As a soprano, Ms. Ishida specializes in both early music and music of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. She earned her BA in Music and Psychology from Barnard College of Columbia University and MA in Music from Hunter College. 

  • Cory Bracken
    Cory Bracken
    Promotion and Production Associate
    Tel: +1 212-461-6944
  • Doriana Molla
    Doriana Molla
    Head of Rental Services
    Tel: +1 212-461-6946
  • Tamika Gorski
    Tamika Gorski
    Rental Library Assistant
    Tel: +1 212-461-6945
  • Julia Fernandez
    Julia Fernandez
    Rental Librarian
  • Terri Raccioppi-McGann
    Terri Raccioppi-McGann
    Account Manager
    Tel: +1 212-461-6947
  • Harry Searing
    Head of Sales
    Tel: +1 973-338-7534
    Fax: +1 973-338-6795