Current Nominations
Nominations will be listed here after being vetted for eligibility.

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Author Title Publisher/Journal Nomination
Milka, Anatoly ; Editor: Esti Sheinberg; Translator: Marina Ritzarev Rethinking J.S. Bach's The Art of Fugue Ashgate/Routledge Palisca
Adamenko, Victoria; Author Faith Through Scepticism Desacralisation and Resacralisation in Schnittke's First Symphony Routledge Taylor and Francis Group Teaching
Austern, Linda Phyllis; Candace Bailey and Amanda Eubanks Winkler, co-editors Beyond Boundaries Indiana University Press Solie
Babyek, Tekla "Tropes of Transcendence: Representing and Overcoming Time in 19th-century Music" JRMA Einstein
Berger, Karol Beyond Reason: Wagner contra Nietzsche University of California Press Kinkeldey
Betz, Marianne; editor George Whitefield Chadwick: The Padrone A-R Editions Palisca
Block, Geoffrey Schubert's Reputation from His Time to Ours Pendragon Press Kinkeldey
Bokulich, Clare "Contextualizing Josquin's Ave Maria...virgo serena" Journal of Musicology Einstein
Bonds, Mark Evan ; “Irony and Incomprehensibility: Beethoven’s ‘Serioso’ String Quartet in F minor, Op. 95, and the Path to the Late Style.” Journal of the American Musicological Society Slim
Bradley, Catherine A Song and Quotation in Two-Voice Motets for Saint Elizabeth of Hungary Speculum Einstein
Bradley, Catherine A Comparing Compositional Process in Two Thirteenth-Century Motets: Pre-existent Materials in 'Deus omnium/REGNAT' and 'Ne m'oubliez mie/DOMINO' Music Analysis Jackson
Brennan, Matt When Genres Collide: Down Beat, Rolling Stone, and the Struggle between Jazz and Rock Bloomsbury Academic MACA Cohen/RIPM
Brewer, Carolyn Glenn Changing the Tune: The Kansas City Women's Jazz Festival, 1978-1985 University of North Texas Press MACA
Brewer, Charles E. Singing Sedition: Piety and Politics in the Music of William Billings Pendrgon Press MACA
Brewer, Charles E. Singing Sedition: Piety and Politics in the Music of William Billings Pendragon Press Kinkeldey
Bugyis, Katie Ann-Marie ; A.B. Kraebel, Margot E. Fassler Medieval Cantors and their Craft Boydell & Brewer Solie
Burton, Justin Posthuman Rap Oxford University Press CRS MACA
Calvia, Antonio Nicolò del Preposto: Opera Completa. Edizione critica commentata dei testi intonati e delle musiche SISMEL - Edizioni del Galluzzo Palisca
Cashner, Andrew Aaron Villancicos about Music from Seventeenth-Century Spain and New Spain Web Library of Seventeenth-Century Music no. 32 Palisca
Ceriani, Davide Romantic Nostalgia and Wagnerismo During the Age of Verismo: The Case of Alberto Franchetti Nineteenth-Century Music Review Einstein
Ceriani, Davide Mussolini, la critica musicale italiana e i festival della Società Internazionale di Musica Contemporanea in Italia negli anni Venti Journal of Music Criticism Einstein
Cheng, William Staging Overcoming: Narratives of Disability and Meritocracy in Reality Singing Competitions Journal of the Society for American Music Einstein
Chávez, Alex E.; author Sounds of Crossing: Music, Migration, and the Aural Poetics of Huapango Arribeño Duke University Press Stevenson
Citron, Marcia J. Opera-Film as Television: Remediation in Tony Britten's Falstaff Journal of the American Musicological Society Slim
Cormac, Joanne From Satirical Piece to Commercial Product: the Mid-Victorian Opera Burlesque and its Bourgeois Audience Journal of the Royal Musical Association Einstein
Cypess, Rebecca "'It Would Be without Error': Automated Techhnology and the Pursuit of Correct Performance in the French Enlightenment" Journal of the Royal Musical Association Einstein
Della Libera, Luca Alessandro Melani. Music for the Pauline Chapel of Santa Maria Maggiore A-R Editions Palisca
DiCenso, Daniel; Rebecca Maloy Chant, Liturgy, and the Inheritance of Rome: Essays in Honor of Joseph Dyer Boydell Press in association with the Henry Brads Solie
Dohoney, Ryan "Spontaneity, Intimacy, and Friendship in Morton Feldman's Music of the 1950s" Modernism/Modernity Einstein
Dolp, Laura Anne Arvo Pärt's White Light: Media, Culture, Politics Cambridge University Press Solie
Dorf, Samuel N "Erik Satie’s Socrate (1918), Myths of Marsyas, and un style dépouillé" Current Musicology Einstein
Dubin, Louise Auguste Franchomme, Selected Works for Cello and Piano. Mineola, New York: Dover Publications, 2017. Palisca
Frey, Emily Boris Godunov and the Terrorist Journal of the American Musicological Society Einstein
Fuchsmann, Michael Stalin's Music Clever Fox Press Ltd Lockwood
Gale, Emily M. Settled At Last? Sentimental Citizenship in Calixa Lavalee's The Indian Question Opera Quarterly CRS Einstein
Giger, Andreas Giuseppe Verdi: I due Foscari: Tragedia lirica in Three Acts by Francesco Maria Piave University of Chicago Press Palisca
Goldmark, Daniel Adapting The Jazz Singer from Short Story to Screen: A Musical Profile Journal of the American Musicological Society Slim
Green, Emily H. ; Catherine Mayes Consuming Music: Individuals, Institutions, Communities, 1730-1830 University of Rochester Press Solie
Gustafson, Bruce; Denis Herlin J. C. de Chambonnières, collected works Broude Palisca
Johnson, Jake The Music Room: Betty Freeman's Musical Soirees Twentieth-Century Music Einstein
Johnson, Jake Calling Out the Nameless: CocoRosie's Posthuman Sound World Journal of Popular Music Studies Einstein
Kieffer, Alexandra Bells and the Problem of Realism in Ravel's Early Piano Music Journal of Musicology Einstein
Kim, Rebecca Y. Beyond Notation: The Music of Earle Brown University of Michigan Press Solie
Knyt, Erinn E. Ferruccio Busoni and the ‘‘Halfness’’ of Frederic Chopin Journal of Musicology Einstein
Knyt, Erinn E. “A History of Man and His Desire”: Ferruccio Busoni and Faust 19th-Century Music Einstein
Knyt, Erinn E. From Bach–Busoni to Bach–Grainger: Adaptation as Composition Musicology Australia Einstein
Knyt, Erinn E. Ferruccio Busoni and His Legacy Indiana University Press Lockwood MACA
Law, Hedy Composing _Citoyennes_ through _Sapho_ The Opera Quarterly Einstein
Leonard, Kendra The Art Songs of Louise Talma Routledge MACA
Leonard, Kendra Preston The Art Songs of Louise Talma Routledge Palisca
Leonard, Kendra Preston Music for Silent Film: A Guide to North American Resources A-R Editions/Music Library Association Cohen/RIPM
Long, Megan Kaes Characteristic Tonality in the Balletti of Gastoldi, Morley, and Hassler Journal of Music Theory Jackson
Martin, Andrew R.; Ray Funk and Jeannine Remy (coauthors) Steelpan in Education: A History of the Northern Illinois University Steelband Northern Illinois University Press Lockwood MACA
Massimo, Rick I Got a Song: A History of the Newport Folk Festival Wesleyan University Press MACA
Massimo, Rick I Got a Song: A History of the Newport Folk Festival Wesleyan University Press MACA
Meyer, Stephen C Music in Epic Film: Listening to Spectacle Routledge Solie
Millard, Andre Magic City Nights: Birmingham's Rock'n'Roll Years Wesleyan University Press MACA
Miller, Harvey H. Recueil de morceaux d'orgue (1863): À l’usage spécial des élèves de l’Institution Impériale des Jeunes Aveugles de Paris A-R Editions Palisca
Nedbal, Martin Morality and Viennese Opera in the Age of Mozart and Beethoven Routledge Lockwood
Neff, Severine; Maureen Carr, Gretchen Horlacher, with John Reef The Rite of Spring at 100 Indiana University Press Solie
Ochs, Michael; editor Joseph Rumshinsky: Di goldene kale A-R Editions Palisca
Puri, Michael J. Ravel's Valses nobles et sentimentales and Its Models Music Theory Online Slim
Quinn, Iain Coronation Ode; Civic Fanfare; God Save the King. Volume 7 Elgar Complete Edition Palisca
Rehding, Alexander Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 Oxford University Press Kinkeldey
Ritchey, Marianna "Amazing Together": Mason Bates, Classical Music, and Neoliberal Values Music and Politics Einstein
Rogers, Holly; Jeremy Barham The Music and Sound of Experimental Film Oxford University Press Solie
Ronyak, Jennifer Meeting Barthes at Fischer-Dieskau's Mill: Co-performance, Linguistic Identity, and a Lied Journal of Musicology Einstein
Rustin-Paschal, Nichole The Kind of Man I Am: Jazzmasculinity and the World of Charles Mingus Wesleyan University Press MACA
Sachs, Harvey Toscanini: Musician of Conscience Liveright Publishing Corporation Kinkeldey
Saint-Cricq, Gaël; Eglal Doss-Quinby, Samuel N. Rosenberg Motets from the Chansonnier de Noailles A-R Editions Palisca
Saltzstein, Jennifer Rape and Repentance in Two Medieval Motets Journal of the American Musicological Society Slim Jackson
Samples, Mark C. The Humbug and the Nightingale: P. T. Barnum, Jenny Lind, and the Branding of a Star Singer for American Reception Musical Quarterly Einstein
Saylor, Eric English Pastoral Music From Arcadia to Utopia, 1900-1955 University of Illinois Press Kinkeldey
Semmens, Richard; author Studies in The English Pantomime 1712-1733 Pendragon Press Kinkeldey
Senici, Emanuele Delirious Hopes: Napoleonic Milan and the Rise of Modern Italian Operatic Criticism Cambridge Opera Journal Cohen/RIPM
Shadle, Douglas Orchestrating the Nation: The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise Oxford University Press Lockwood MACA Cohen/RIPM
Stefaniak, Alexander Clara Schumann’s Interiorities and the Cutting Edge of Popular Pianism Journal of the American Musicological Society Einstein
Stras, Laurie Voci pari motets and convent polyphony in the 1540s : The materna lingua complex Journal of the American Musicological Society Slim
Stroeher, Vicki P. ; Justin Vickers Benjamin Britten Studies: Essays on An Inexplicit Art Boydell & Brewer Solie
Thurman, Kira Singing the Civilizing Mission in the Land of Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms: The Fisk Jubilee Singers in Nineteenth Century Germany Journal of World History CRS
Toscani, Claudio; editor Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, Il prigionier superbo, critical edition by Claudio Toscani (National Edition of the Works of G.B. Pergolesi, I/2) Casa Ricordi Palisca
Vellutini, Claudio Opera and Monuments: Verdi's Ernani in Vienna and the Construction of Dynastic Memory Cambridge Opera Journal Einstein Cohen/RIPM
Watt, Paul; Derek B. Scott and Patrick Spedding Cheap Print and Popular Song in the Nineteenth Century: A Cultural History of the Songster Cambridge University Press Solie
Watt, Paul Ernest Newman: A Critical Biography The Boydell Press Lockwood
Watt, Paul Musical and Literary Networks in the Weekly Critical Review, Paris, 1903–1904 Nineteenth-Century Music Review Cohen/RIPM
Weaver, Andrew H. Memories Spoken and Unspoken: Hearing the Narrative Voice in Dichterliebe Journal of the Royal Musical Association Slim
Wilson, Linda Lee All I Have to Do Is Dream: The Boudleaux and Felice Bryant Story Two Creeks Press MACA
Wolfe, Brendan; Author Finding Bix: The Life and Afterlife of a Jazz Legend University of Iowa Press MACA
Wolff, Daniel Grown-Up Anger Harper MACA
Zohn, Steven "Morality and the 'Fair-Sexing' of Telemann's Faithful Music Master" Consuming Music: Individuals, Institutions, Communities, 1730-1830, ed. Emi Cohen/RIPM

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