AMS Publication Subventions

Fall 2013

The AMS is happy to announce its latest round of publication subventions. Thirty books have been granted $61,000 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 2013 Recipients:

Michael Alan Anderson, St. Anne in Renaissance Music: Devotion and Politics (Cambridge University Press); supported by the Martin Picker Endowment

Lawrence Bennett, ed., Denkmäler der Tonkunst (DTÖ) Ignaz Holzbauer: Hypermnestra (ADEVA); supported by the Margarita M. Hanson Endowment

Mark Evan Bonds, Absolute Music: The History of an Idea (Oxford University Press); supported by the Joseph Kerman Endowment

Julia Byl, Antiphonal Histories: Resonant Pasts in the Toba Batak Musical Present (Wesleyan University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Maureen A. Carr, After the Rite: Stravinsky’s Path to Neoclassicism (1914-1925) (Oxford University Press); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

James Revell Carr, Hawaiian Music in Motion: Mariners, Missionaries, and Minstrels (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

William Cheng, Soundplay: Video Games and the Musical Imagination (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Mark Clague, The Star-Spangled Banner Songbook (Star-Spangled Music Foundation); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Nicholas Cook, Beyond the Score: Music as Performance (Oxford University Press); supported by the Donna Cardamone Jackson Endowment

Adrian Daub, Four-Handed Monsters: Four-Hand Piano Playing and Nineteenth-Century Culture (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Silvio J. dos Santos, Narratives of Identity in Alban Berg's "Lulu" (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Martha Feldman, The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and Kinds (University of California Press); supported by the Gustave Reese Endowment

Jennifer Fleeger, Mismatched Women: The Voice Meets the Machine (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Peter Franklin, Reclaiming Late-Romantic Music: Singing Devils and Distant Sounds (University of California Press); supported by the John Daverio Endowment

Nalini Ghuman, Resonances of the Raj: India in the English Musical Imagination, 1897-1947 (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Catherine Grant, Music Endangerment – How Language Maintenance Can Help (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Roger Mathew Grant, Beating Time and Measuring Music in the Early Modern Era (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Nadine Hubbs, Rednecks, Queers, and Country Music (University of California Press); supported by the Manfred Bukofzer Endowment

Lauren McGuire Jennings, Senza Vestimenta: The Literary Tradition of Trecento Song (Ashgate Publishing); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Robert Marovich, Shout Troubles Over: The Birth of Gospel Music in Chicago (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Seth Monahan, Mahler’s Musical Novels: Tradition, Teleology, and Narrative in the Symphonic Sonata Forms (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Carol J. Oja, Bernstein Meets Broadway: Art, Race, and Progressive Politics during World War II (Oxford University Press); supported by the Dragan Plamenac Endowment

David M. Powers, From Plantation to Paradise? Cultural Politics and Musical Theatre in French Slave Colonies, 1764-1789 (Michigan State University Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Catherine Saucier, A Paradise of Priests: Singing the Civic and Episcopal Hagiography of Medieval Liege (University of Rochester Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

David Schwarz and Richard Cohn, David Lewin’s "Morgengruss" (Oxford University Press); supported by the Joseph Kerman Endowment

Timothy Shephard, Echoing Helicon: Music, Art and Identity in the Este Studioli, 1440-1530 (Oxford University Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment

Jean E. Snyder, Bringing in the Harlem Renaissance: The Life and Work of Harry T. Burleigh (University of Illinois Press); supported by the Lloyd Hibberd Endowment

Katherine Syer, Wagner's Visions: Poetry, Politics, and the Psyche in the Operas through "Die Walküre" (University of Rochester Press); supported by the Otto Kinkeldey Endowment

Joshua Walden, Sounding Authentic: The Rural Miniature and Musical Modernism (Oxford University Press); supported by the Claire and Barry Brook Endowment

John Wriggle, Blue Ryhthm Fantasy: Big Band Jazz Arranging in the Swing Era (University of Illinois Press); supported by the AMS 75 PAYS Endowment


Subventions awarded Spring 2013

Subventions awarded Fall 2012

Subventions awarded Spring 2012

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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