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Friday, December 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New issue of JAMS now available »
The latest issue of the Journal of the American Musicological Society is now available .  This issue includes:...

The AMS office
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
AMS 2019 Election Results »
Steve Swayne, President    ...
Friday, April 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Janet Levy application deadline extended until 5 May »
The deadline for proposal submissions for the Janet Levy Fund for Independent Scholars has been extended until  1...

AMS Committee News
Wednesday, January 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Board Report on Livestreaming at the Annual Meeting »
Report on AMS Board’s Discussions on Livestreaming at the Annual Meeting In December 2018, the President charged two...
Sunday, June 23, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
AMS Board endorses American Historical Association's Statement on Plagiarism »
At its meeting held on 23 June 2019 the AMS Board of Directors voted to endorse the American Historical Association's S...
Monday, April 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AMS Board Career Development Task Force report »
The AMS Board's task force on career development has prepared a report to members.  Download the report via t...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New AMS Subventions Awarded »
The fall 2018 round of AMS Subventions: thirty-four books, $44,000

Awards and honors
Wednesday, February 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Catherine A. Bradley receives European Research Council Consolidator Grant »
Catherine A. Bradley has been awarded a European Research Council Consolidator Grant to the value of 2 million Euros to fu...
Wednesday, February 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Laurence Libin receives Martha Goldsworthy Arnold Fellowship »
Laurence Libin has been awarded a Martha Goldsworthy Arnold Fellowship for study of a 1792 Verschneider & fils piano a...
Tuesday, February 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sarah Collins receives McCredie Musicological Award »
Sarah Collins, awarded the McCredie Musicological Award, Australian Academy of the Humanities, 2019.
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Margaret Kartomi receives IMS Guido Adler Prize 2019 »
Dear all, The IMS Guido Adler Prize (IMS GAP) honors distinguished scholars who have made an outstanding contribution...
Wednesday, November 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AMS Presents Awards in Boston »
The AMS presented its annual awards in Boston on 2 November 2019

In Memoriam
Tuesday, February 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bruno Nettl, 1930-2020 »
Bruno Nettl, 89, of Champaign, beloved husband, father, grandfather, scholar, teacher, and mentor to students and colleagu...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Karin Pendle, 1939-2019 »
We regret to report the death of AMS member Karin Pendle on 9 December 2019.  An obituary is published here .
Wednesday, January 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Richard Wexler »
Richard Wexler A member of the AMS since the mid-1960s, Richard Wexler passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019 (rea...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Rita Katherine Steblin »
Rita Katherine Steblin, 1951-2019 Rita Katherine Steblin, born April 22, 1951, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada,...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gary Craig Thomas »
Gary Craig Thomas Age 74, of St Paul, Gary Craig Thomas died peacefully in his sleep on August 29, 2019. Gary grad...