AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2010

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Fifteen books have been granted $30,000 in funds to support publication expenses.

Funding for AMS subventions is provided through the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the generous support of AMS members and friends. Publication subventions are administered by the Publications Committee of the AMS.

Those interested in applying for AMS publication subventions are encouraged to do so. See the program descriptions for full details. Deadlines are 15 February, 15 August.

Fall 2010 Recipients:

Daniel Cavicchi, Listening and Longing: Music Lovers in the Age of Barnum, Wesleyan University Press (supported by the Jackson Endowment)

Eric Chafe, Bach's Johannine Theology: The St. John Passion and the Cantatas for Spring 1725, Oxford University Press (supported by the Hanson Endowment)

Brigid Cohen, Modernism Untethered: Wolpe, Music, and the Avant-Garde Diaspora, Cambridge University Press (supported by the Jackson Endowment)

Richard Cohn, Audacious Euphony: Chromatic Harmony and the Triad's Second Nature, Oxford University Press (supported by the Kinkeldey Endowment)

Todd Decker, Music Makes Me: Fred Astaire and Jazz, University of Californa Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Byron Dueck, Musical Intimacies and Indigenous Imaginaries in Manitoba, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

John Karr & Robert Lamar Weaver, eds., The Music Library of a Noble Florentine Family: A Catalogue Raisonné of Manuscripts, Harmonie Park Press (supported by the Bukofzer and Picker Endowments)

Beth Levy, Frontier Figures: American Music and the Mythology of the American West, University of California Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Kristina Muxfeldt, Vanishing Sensibilities: Essays in Reception and Historical Restoration - Schubert, Beethoven, Schumann, Oxford University Press (supported by the Daverio Endowment)

Nancy Newman, Good Music for a Free People: The Germania Musical Society in Nineteenth Century America, University of Rochester Press (supported by the Jackson and AMS 75 PAYS Endowments)

Joshua D. Pilzer, Hearts of Pine: Songs in the Lives of Three Korean Survivors of the Japanese "Comfort Women", Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

David J. Rothenberg, Flower of Paradise: Marian Devotion and Secular Song in Medieval and Renaissance Music, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Travis D. Stimeling, Cosmic Cowboys and New Hicks: The Countercultural Sounds of Austin's Progressive Country Music Scene, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS Publications Endowment)

Andrew H. Weaver, Sacred Music as Public Image for Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand III, Ashgate Publishing (supported by the Hanson Endowment)


Click here to see subventions awarded in July 2010

For the complete list of previous AMS publication subventions, see the AMS "Books supported" web site.

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