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AMS Awards 2019

The following AMS Awards were presented at the 2019 Boston Annual Meeting. 

 
 

 

 Honorary Members elected

Anna Maria Busse Berger




 

 Josephine Wright





     

 
 

 

 Corresponding Members elected

Daniel Leech-Wilkinson




 

 Suk Won Yi





   

Kinkeldey Award (best book by scholar beyond early stages):

Laurie Stras, Women and Music in 16th Century Ferrara 

     
   

Lockwood Award (best book by scholar in early stages):

Karen Desmond, Music and the moderni, 1300-1350: The ars nova in Theory and Practice

     
   

Slim Award (best article by scholar beyond early stages):

Roger Freitas, “Adelina Patti and the Performance of Femininity”

     
   

Einstein Award (best article by scholar in early stages):

Daniel M. Callahan, “The Gay Divorce of Music and Dance: Choreomusicality and the Early Works of Cage-Cunningham” 

     
   

Palisca Award (best edition or translation):

Lyn and Lawrence Schenbeck, Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake, Shuffle Along!

     
 
 
 

 

 

Solie Award (outstanding collection of essays):

Robert Fink, Melinda Latour, and Zachary Wallmark, The Relentless Pursuit of Tone: Timbre in Popular Music

     
   

Stevenson Award (outstanding scholarship in Iberian music):

Jason BorgeTropical Riffs: Latin America and the Politics of Jazz
     
   

Music in American Culture Award (outstanding scholarship in music of the United States):

Sandra Jean Graham, Spirituals and the Birth of a Black Entertainment Industry 

     
   

RIPM/Cohen Award (outstanding scholarship related to periodical publications):

Federico Lazzaro, Écoles de Paris en musique, 1920-1950: identités, nationalisme, cosmopolitisme 

     
   

Roland Jackson Award (music analysis):

Steven Vande Moortele, “Murder, Trauma, and the Half-Diminished Seventh Chord in Schoenberg’s ‘Song of the Wood Dove” 

     
   

 

Greenberg Award (outstanding performance projects):

Robert Crowe and Joachim Enders, “The Art of the Romantic Castrato: ornamented songs and arias of the last operatic castrato, Giambattista Velluti”

     
   

Thomas Hampson Award (classic song):

Joshua Neumann, “Creating Schubert's Winterreise in performance with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau” 

     
   

Early Music Award:

Catherine A. Bradley, Polyphony in Medieval Paris: The Art of Composing with Plainchant

     
   

Judy Tsou Critical Race Studies Award:

Ashon T. Crawley, Black Pentecostal Breath: The Aesthetics of Possibility 

     
   

Paul A. Pisk Prize (outstanding paper at annual meeting by graduate student):

Gabrielle Cornish, “Synthesized Socialism: Soviet Modernity, Electronic Music, and the Politics of Timbre in the Early Cold War”

     
   

AMS Teaching Award:

Carol A. Hess, Experiencing Latin American Music 

 

Administered by the LGBTQ Study Group:

 

 
 

 

Philip Brett Award (oustanding work in gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender/transsexual studies):

2018: Alejandro Madrid, “Secreto a Voces: Excess, Performance, and Jotería in Juan Gabriel’s Vocality”





2019: Daniel M. Callahan, “The Gay Divorce of Music and Dance: Choreomusicality and the Early Works of Cage-Cunningham”