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

Sorted according to author; click column header to change. Book nominations are linked to WorldCat.
Author Title Publisher/Journal Nomination
Brackett, David Categorizing Sound: Genre and Twentieth-Century Popular Music University of California Press Kinkeldey MACA
Braggs, Rashida K. Jazz Diasporas: Race, Music, and Migration in Post-World War II Paris University of California Press Lockwood MACA
Cheng, William Just Vibrations: The Purpose of Sounding Good University of Michigan Press Lockwood MACA Teaching
Coady, Christopher John Lewis and the Challenge of "Real" Black Music University of Michigan Press MACA
Cohen, Ronald D. Depression Folk: Grassroots Music and Left-Wing Politics in 1930s America University of North Carolina Press MACA
Greenland, Thomas H. Jazzing: New York City's Unseen Scene University of Illinois Press MACA
Jarrett, Michael Pressed for All Time: Producing the Great Jazz Albums from Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday to Miles Davis and Diana Krall University of North Carolina Press MACA
Jourard, Marty Music Everywhere: The Rock and Roll Roots of a Southern Town University Press of Florida MACA
Niemi, Patti Sticking It Out: from Juilliard to the orchestra pit, a percussionist's memoir ECW Press MACA
Shadle, Douglas Orchestrating the Nation: The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise Oxford University Press Lockwood MACA
Shope, Bradley G; Author American Popular Music in Britain’s Raj University of Rochester Press MACA
Snyder, Jean E. Harry T. Burleigh: From the Spiritual to the Harlem Renaissance University of Illinois Press MACA
Spener, David We Shall Not Be Moved/No nos moveran: Biography of a Song of Struggle Temple University Press MACA
Troutman, John W. Kika Kila: How the Hawaiian Steel Guitar Changed the Sound of Modern Music University of North Carolina Press MACA
Wierzbicki, James Music in the Age of Anxiety: American Music in the Fifties University of Illinois Press MACA
Wriggle, John Blue Rhythm Fantasy: Big Band Jazz Arranging in the Swing Era University of Illinois Press MACA
Youngquist, Paul A Pure Solar World: Sun Ra and the Birth of Afrofuturism University of Texas Press MACA

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