AMS Publication Subventions

Spring 2012

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Twenty books have been granted $40,000 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.

Spring 2012 Recipients:

Todd Decker, Show Boat: Performing Race in an American Musical (Oxford University Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Emily Dolan, The Orchestral Revolution: Haydn and the Technologies of Timbre (Cambridge University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Dora Hanninen, A General Theory of Segmentation and Associative Organization for Music Analysis (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Carol A. Hess, Representing the Good Neighbor: Music, Difference and the Pan American Dream (Oxford University Press); supported by the Gustave Reese Endowment

Sheryl Kaskowitz, God Bless America: The Surprising History of an Iconic Song (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Samuel Llano, Whose Spain? Negotiating “Spanish Music” in Paris, 1908–1929 (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Drew Massey, Strange Stopping Places: John Kirkpatrick Edits American Music (Boydell & Brewer); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

David Paul, Charles Ives in the Mirror: American Histories of an Iconic Composer (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Matthew Raheim, Musicking Bodies: Gesture and Voice in Hindustani Music (Wesleyan University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Jesse Rodin, Josquin’s Rome: Hearing and Composing in the Sistine Chapel (Oxford University Press); supported by the Martin Picker Endowment and the Claire and Barry S. Brook Endowment

Holly Rogers, Sounding the Gallery: Video and the Rise of Art-Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the Donna Cardamone Jackson Endowment

Joel Sachs, Henry Cowell: A Man Made of Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the Joseph Kerman Endowment

Tim Shephard, Echoing Helicon: Music, Art and Identity in the Este Studioli (Oxford University Press); supported by the Margarita Hanson Endowment and the Martin Picker Endowment

Russell Stinson, J. S. Bach at his Royal Instrument: Essays on his Organ Works (Oxford University Press); supported by the Dragan Plamenac Endowment

Catherine Tackley, Benny Goodman’s Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert (Oxford University Press); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Denise Von Glahn, Music and the Skillful Listener: American Women Compose the Natural World (Indiana University Press); supported by the Manfred E. Bukofzer Endowment

Patrick Warfield, Making the March King: John Philip Sousa’s Washington Years, 1854–1893 (University of Illinois Press); supported by the Manfred E. Bukofzer Endowment

Heather Wiebe, Britten’s Unquiet Pasts: Sound and Memory in Postwar Reconstruction (Cambridge University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Walter A. Clark and William Krause, Federico Moreno Torroba and the Eternal Tradition in Spanish Music (Oxford University Press); supported by the John Daverio Endowment

Ann Dhu McLucas and Norm Cohen, MUSA Edition of British-Irish-American Song (A-R Editions); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment


Subventions awarded Fall 2011

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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