AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2011

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. twenty books and one journal article have been granted nearly $52,000 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 and 15 August.

Fall 2011 Recipients:

Wye Jamison Allanbrook, The Secular Commedia: Comic Mimesis in Late Eighteenth-Century Instrumental Music, University of California Press (supported by the Kinkeldey Endowment)

Andrew Berish, Lonesome Roads and Streets of Dreams: Place, Mobility, and Race in Jazz of the 1930s and 40s, University of Chicago Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Jeanice Brooks, The Musical Work of Nadia Boulanger: Performing Past and Future Between the Wars, Cambridge University Press (supported by the Hibberd Endowment)

Rachel Cowgill and Hillary Poriss, eds., The Arts of the Prima Donna in the Long Nineteenth Century: 1800-1920, Oxford University Press (supported by the Plamenac Endowment)

Emma Dillon, The Sense of Sound: Musical Meaning in France, 1260-1330, Oxford University Press (supported by the Hanson Endowment)

Lynn Hooker, Redefining Hungarian Music from Liszt to Bartók, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Maureen Jackson, Mixing Musics: Turkish Jewry and the Urban Landscape of a Sacred Song, Stanford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Travis Jackson, Blowin' the Blues Away: Performance and Meaning in the New York Jazz Scene, University of California Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Mark Katz, Groove Music: The Art and Culture of the Hip-Hop DJ, Oxford University Press (supported by the Reese Endowment)

Beth Lee-De Amici, "'Et le moyen plain de paine et tristesse': Solution, Symbology, and Context in Ockeghem's Prenez sur moi," Journal of Musicology, 2011 (supported by the Brook and Picker Endowments)

Lewis Lockwood and Alan Gosman, Beethoven's "Eroica" Sketchbook, University of Illinois Press (supported by the Bukofzer Endowment)

Shay Loya, Liszt's Transcultural Modernism and the Hungarian-Gypsy Tradition, Boydell & Brewer/University of Rochester Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Dominic McHugh, Loverly: The Life and Times of My Fair Lady, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Luisa Nardini, Neo-Gregorian Chant in Beneventan Manuscripts, Pontifical Institute (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Vivian Perlis, The Complete Copland, Pendragon Press (supported by the Kinkeldey Endowment)

Howard Pollack, Marc Blitzstein: His Life, His Work, His World, Oxford University Press (supported by the Hibberd Endowment)

Ellen Rosand, Cavalli's Operas on the Modern Stage: Manuscript, Edition, Production, Ashgate (supported by the Hanson Endowment)

Anna Schultz, Singing the Hindu Nation: Religion, Nationalism, and Music in Western India, Oxford University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Benjamine Steege, Helmholtz and the Modern Listener, Cambridge University Press (supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment)

Pieter van den Toorn and John McGinness, Stravinsky and the Russian Period: Sound and Legacy of a Musical Idiom, Cambridge University Press (supported by the Plamenac Endowment)

Andrew G. Wood, Agustín Lara: A Cultural Biography, Oxford University Press (supported by the Reese Endowment)


Subventions awarded Spring 2011

Subventions awarded Fall 2010

Subventions awarded in Spring 2010

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

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