OPUS General Fund

undesignated gifts supporting the work of the American Musicological Society

 
Proceeds from the OPUS general fund are used where they are most needed in the Society’s mission of supporting musicological research. Among the desiderata cited in the white papers that established OPUS are
[NEW FUNDING]
Fellowships:
$
660,000
Publications:
$
1,240,000
Travel/Research:
$
1,000,000
Technology, Outreach:
$
500,000
Prizes:
$
100,000

 

The general fund has already been used to “top off” the sub-funds (for instance, the Greenberg Prize); it will also be used to match any challenge grants.

as of 1 November 2009:

Balance: $959,448

Donors (796):


Carolyn Abbate
Byron Adams
Richard J. Agee
Wye J. Allanbrook*
Ana Alonso Minutti
Alexandra Amati-Camperi
AMS Capital Chapter
AMS Midwest Chapter
AMS Southern Chapter*
Michael Anderson
Sandra Banks Anderson
Marta Andriasova
Joan Appelgate
Beth K. Aracena
Ingrid C. Arauco
Lawrence Archbold*
Elizabeth Arndt
Charles M. Atkinson**
Elizabeth Aubrey
Joseph Auner*
Katie Baillargeon
Jennifer Bain
Nancy K. Baker
Thomas W. Baker
Antonio Baldessarre
C. Matthew Balensuela
W. Scott Ball
Mary Ann Ballard & Alexander Blachley
Jeffrey A. Ballerini
Melanie L. Baloff
Antonia L Banducci
Stephen Banfield
Gregory Barnett
M. Elizabeth C. Bartlet
Matthew Baumer
Steven Baur
Michael Beckerman
Hubert E. Beckwith
Rex H. Bell
Jonathan Bellman
Paul-André Bempechat
Richard Benedum
Lawrence Bennett
Ian Bent
Margaret Bent
Darrell M. Berg*
Karol and Anna Maria Busse Berger
Katherine Bergeron*
Elizabeth Bergman*
Peter Bergquist*
Jane Bernstein & James Ladewig*
Lawrence F. Bernstein
Paul A. Bertagnolli
Germinder Bhogal
Barry T. Bilderback
Paula J. Bishop
Bonnie J. Blackburn & Leofranc Holford-Strevens*
Peter Bloom
M. Jennifer Bloxam*
Stephen Blum
E. Douglas Bomberger
Mark Evan Bonds**
C. Bone
Paul W. Borg
Susan Borwick
Jonathan W. Boschetto
Vitoria Botero
Jane M. Bowers
Susan L. Boynton
Mitchell P. Brauner
Gwyneth Bravo
David Breckbill
Mark Brill
David Brodbeck
Per Broman
Claire Brook
Bruce Alan Brown*
Gwynne Kuhner Brown
Malcolm H. Brown**
Paul Bryan
Carolyn Bryant
Andrew W. Buchman
James W. Buhler
Truman Bullard
Richard Bunbury
Michael Burden
Kevin Burke
J. Peter Burkholder
Scott Burnham*
Margaret R. Butler
Matthew Butterfield
Mauro Calcagno*
Mary C. Caldwell
Joy H. Calico
Jeffrey Calman
Francisco Calvo
Lorenzo Candelaria
Jan Carlsen
Hoyle Carpenter
Maureen Carr
Colleen Carter
Lynda Casden
James P. Cassaro
Stefano Castelvecchi*
David Catchpole
Anna Harwell Celenza*
Judy Chan
Margo Chaney
Keith Chapin
Carey A. Cheney
Luciano Chessa
Tova Choate
Jean Christensen
Thomas Christensen*
Bathia Churgin
Marcia J. Citron*
Mark Clague
Alice V. Clark
Caryl Clark
Maribeth Clark
Stephen Clark
Suzannah Clark
Walter A. Clark
Austin Clarkson
Sarah Clemmens
Albert Cohen
Brigid Cohen
Catherine Cole
Malcolm Cole
Dana L. Collins
Jon Alan Conrad
Jacob Cook
Susan Cook
Victora Cooper
Robert M. Copeland
Lenore Coral
Paul Corneilson
Evan Cortens
Jessica Courtier
Elizabeth Craft
Alfred Cramer
Adam R. Crandell
Clifford Cranna
Dorothy Crawford
Richard Crawford
Esther V. Criscuola de Laix
Stephen A. Crist
David Crook
Ronald Cross
Julie E. Cumming
Liane Curtis
Suzanne G. Cusick
Michael S. Cuthbert
Rebecca Cypress
Gianluca D'Agostino
Jeff Dailey
Katherine Dacey-Tsuei
Mimi Daitz
Virginia Danielson
Mary W. Davidson
James Davis
Mary E. Davis
Sally Dawson
Jeremy and Sarah Day-O'Connell
Melissa J. de Graaf
Preethi De Silva
Dorothy De Val
Vera Deak
Christina D. DeCiantis
Bama Lutes Deal
Jennifer DeLapp-Birkett
Andrew Dell'Antonio
Elisabetta della Pietra
Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation*
Maureen DeMaio
Scott DeVeaux*
Mark DeVoto
Donna M. Di Grazia
Daniel J. DiCenso
Dining for OPUS
Kenneth Disney
Dan Dixon
Jennifer Doctor
Laura Dolp
Samuel Dorf
Sam B. Dorsey
Silvio Dos Santos
L aura Doser
Catherine Dower-Gold*
Laurence Dreyfus
Eric Drott
Lawrence M. Earp
J. Michele Edwards
Eva Einstein*
Paul Eisenstein-Baker
Gloria Eive
Kirstin Ek
Elinor Elder
Jonathan and Mickey Elkus
Katherine Ellis
Jane Ellsworth
Maureen Epp
Louis Epstein
Adrianne T. Erickson
Susan Erickson
Alma Espinosa
Amanda Eubanks-Winkler
Sarah Eyerly
Don Fader
Susan Fain
Linda B. Fairtile
Lelia Falk
Margot Fassler*
Ann and Mark Feldman
Martha Feldman
George Ferencz
Jane R. Ferencz
Mary Ferer
Lawrence Ferrara
Jessie Fillerup
Michelle Fillion & Gordon Mumma*
Robert Fink
Jon Finson
John Fiore
Elizabeth Fitts
Margaret Flowers
Claire A. Fontijn
Kristine Forney & William Prizer*
Danielle Fosler-Lussier
Sean K. Foster
Stephanie Frakes
Mary Francis
Mary E. Frandsen*
Katerina Avrekh Frank
Matthew Franke
Chantal C. Frankenbach
Don Franklin
Richard Freedman*
Roger Freitas
Edward Friedman
Walter Frisch
Alain Frogley
Sarah Fuller
Christina Furhmann
Sean Gallagher
Luis-Manuel Garcia
Aubrey Garlington
Charles Garrett
Jason Geary
Lila Gene George
Sarah Gerk
Christine S. Getz
Richard Giarusso
William Gibbons
Christopher H. Gibbs
Joanna C. Gibson
Andreas Giger
Bryan Gilliam
Anthony Ginter
Asli Giray
Jane Girdham
Catherine Gjerdingen
Jonathan Glixon
Edmund Goehring
Valerie and Chris Goertzen
Christine Goetz
Halina Goldberg
Louise Goldberg
Kariann E. Goldschmitt
Melissa Goldsmith
Robert M. Goldstein
Marie-Louise Göllner*
Bonnie Gordon
Catherine E. Gordon-Seifert
Dana C. Gorzelany-Mostak
Philip Gossett**
Michael Grace
David Gramit
Jason B. Grant
John Graziano
Andrew A. Greenwood
Mary J. Greer
Thomas Grey
Mary Groman
Sanja Grujic-Vlajnic
Roy J. Guenther
Maureen Gupta
Wilhelm A. Hafner
William R. Hagen
Barbara Haggh-Huglo
Patricia Hall
Diana R. Hallman
Rufus and Anne Hallmark*
Kenneth Hamilton & Monica Hennemann
Charles Hamm
Virginia Hancock
Barbara Hanning
Christopher T. F. Hanson
Kunio Hara
Gordon Haramaki
Kelley A. Harness
Ellen T. Harris
Rebecca Harris-Warrick
Margaret P. Hasselman
Paul Hawkshaw
Elizabeth Hays
Daniel Heartz**
Anne Heider
Adel Heinrich
Susan Hellauer
Wendy Heller*
E. Eugene Helm
Erin P. Helyard
Aine Heneghan
James Hepokoski*
Carol Hess*
John Hajdu Heyer*
Barbara B. Heyman
Jason Hibbard
Elfrieda Hiebert
Karen Hiles
W. Hal Hinkle**
Stephen Hinton
H Wiley Hitchcock
Berthold Hoeckner
D Kern Holoman**
Barbara J. Hong
Erika S. Honisch
Lynn M. Hooker
Cynthia Hoover*
Sarah A. Hoover
Leann D. House
Lara Housez
Emily C. Hoyler
Nadine Hubbs
Richard Hudson
David Hughes*
Michel Huglo & Barbara Haggh-Huglo*
David G. Hummer
Mary Hunter & James Parakilas*
Peter Hurd
Stephen Husarik
Brian Hyer
Dorothy Indenbaum
Ihan Ip
Kay and Michael Jaffee
Claudia Jensen
Jane Johnson
Edmond T. Johnson
Michael Joiner
David Josephson
Elizabeth Joyce
Robert and Cristle Judd*
Susan Kagan
Jeffrey Kallberg*
Masakata Kanazawa
Ryan Kangas
Theodore C. Karp & Judith Schwartz
Yoko Kato
Deborah Kauffman
Aaron Keebaugh
Herbert Kellman & Susan Parisi*
Thomas F. Kelly**
G. Yvonne Kendall
Robert L. Kendrick
Joseph Kerman
Thomas J. Kernan
Nizam P. Kettaneh*
David Kidger*
Christy Kimball
William Kinderman*
Kirkland & Ellis, LLP*
Annegret Klaua
Terry Klefstad
Phillip Klepacki
John J. Kmetz
Raymond Knapp
Roe-Min Kok
Katherine Kolb
Alicia Kopfstein-Penk
Marja H. Koppe-Mijsbergh
Temmo Korisheli
Benjamin Korstvedt
Vassiliki Koutsobina
Richard Kramer
Eric W. Kristensen
Karl Kuegle
Judith E. Kuhn
Jeffrey Kurtzman
Eric Lai
Kathleen Lamkin
Leanne Langley
Steven Larsen
Edward Laufer
Deborah Lawrence
Nicole Le Blanc
Elizabeth C. Le Guin*
Douglas Lee
Sherry D. Lee
Dianne Lehmann
Trent Leipert
Kendra Preston Leonard
Matthew Leone
Richard D. Leppert
Edward Lerner*
James Leve
Beth Levy*
David B. Levy
Karen B. Levy
Kenneth Levy*
Nathaniel G. Lew
George E. Lewis
Xiaole Li
Kathryn Libin
Dorritt Licht-Colf*
Thomas W. T. Lin
Harry B. Lincoln
Eva Linfield
Louise Litterick
J. Todd Livingston
Judith Lochhead
Lewis Lockwood**
Suzanne Lodato
Nancy B. Loeffler
Peter Loewen
Michael Long
Robert S. Lord
Melanie Lowe
Kathryn Lowerre
Kate Lundeen
Evan A. MacCarthy
Thomas MacCracken*
Angela Mace
Patrick Macey*
Paul Machlin
Bruce C. MacIntyre
Jeffrey Magee
William P. Mahrt*
James Vincent Maiello
Michael J. Malone
Brian Mann
Rebecca Giacosie Marchand
Angela Mariani
Martin Marks
Robert L. Marshall**
Stephanie Martin
William Martin
Mastwood Foundation*
Thomas and Penelope Mathiesen*
Joseph Matson
Paula D. Matthews
Yossi Maurey
Constance Mayer
Gary Mayhood
Tara Mayorga
Susan McClary*
Michael E. McClellan*
Marita McClymonds
Andrew McCredie
Michael McDonald
Michael McGrade
Charles McGuire
K. Christian McGuire
Jennifer McIntosh
Timothy McKinney
Alyson McLamore
Ken McLeod
Anne Dhu McLucas
Michael Meckna
Howard Meltzer
Stefano Mengozzi
Bob Mensel
Georgios Mentzos
Sara E. Meredith
Natalie Michaud
Microsoft Matching Grants Program*
Vera Micznik
Elizabeth Mier
Angela Migliorini
Bonny Miller
Leta E. Miller
Stephen R. Miller
Terry Miller
Katrina Mitchell
Carmela Mondelli
Peter A. Mondelli
Craig A. Monson*
Ingrid Monson
Catherine Moore
Robert P. Morgan*
Davitt Moroney
Mary Sue Morrow
Lana S. Mountford
Mary Sue Morrow
Gordon Mumma
Rachel Mundy
Margaret Murata
Sheryl Murphy-Manley
Russell E. Murray*
Sterling Murray
Mary Natvig*
National Endowment for the Humanities**
Naxos Music Library
Danielle R. Nelson
Bruno Nettl*
Anthony Newcomb**
Virginia E. Newes
Brian Newhouse
Nancy Newman
Robert F. Nisbett
Anna Nisnevich
Timothy Noonan
Robert Nosow
Margaret Notley
David Nutter
Terence O'Grady
Caroline O'Meara
Jennifer Oates
Mary Ober
Michael Ochs
Carol Oja
Elinor Olin
Olson & Co. PC CPA
Greta Olson*
Giulio Ongaro
Massimo Ossi*
June C. Ottenberg
Jessie Ann Owens
Packard Humanities Institute*
John R. Palmer
Mary Ann Parker
Roger Parker
James Parsons
Jann Pasler
Jennifer Paulson
Maribeth Payne
Luise Peake
Robert D. Pearson
Sanna Pederson
Karin Pendle
Vivian Perlis
Jane Perry-Camp
Dolores Pesce
William Peterson*
Elizabeth Phillips
Rulan C. Pian
Benjamin D. Piekut
Leslie Piper
Michael V. Pisani
Ruth Pitts
Alejandro Planchart*
Leon Plantinga*
John Platoff
Nathan R. Platte
James C. Plondke
Richard Plotkin
Janet Pollack
Hilary Poriss
William V. Porter*
Harold Powers
Wendy Powers*
Angela L. Pratesi
Katherine Preston
Michele E. Prokopchak
Michael Puri
Virginia Raad
Stephen Radcliffe
Jennifer Raikes
Vivian Ramalingam
Jesus A. Ramos-Kitrell
Guthrie P. Ramsey Jr.
Don Randel
Colleen A. Reardon
Carl Reed
Willis Regier
Nancy B. Reich
Kathryn Reichard
Christopher Reynolds
Eric Rice
Annette Richards
Annett C. Richter
Thomas L. Riis
Nancy Riley
John H. Roberts
Mary L. Robbins
Anne Walters Robertson**
Vanessa Rogers
Vincent Rone
Deane L. Root*
Ellen Rosand
Jesse Rosenberg
Sandra Rosenblum
Andrew Rosenthal
Lois Rosow*
Monica Roundy
Ruth Rowen*
Craig Russell
Jeanne Ryder
Jennifer Sadoff Auerbach
Noriyuki Sakai
Ora Saloman
Sally Sanford
Sarah Sargent
Byron Sartain
Sharon Saunders
Seven Saunders
Carl Schachter
Henrietta Schavran
Susanne Scheibhofer
Rosalie A. Schellhous
Martin Scherzinger
Milton G. Scheuermann
Paul Schleuse
Peter Schmelz
Carl B. Schmidt*
David E. Schneider
Anne Schnoebelen
Joseph Schubert
Kirsten Schultz
Hendrik Schulze
Ann B. Scott*
Darwin F. Scott
Sterling Scroggins
Douglass Seaton
Tilman Seebass
Eleanor Selfridge-Field
Emanuele Senici
Ronit Seter
Amanda J. Sewell
Douglas Shadle
Jennie Shaw
Paul Sheehan
August A. Sheehy
John J. Sheinbaum
Kay Kaufman Shelemay|
W. Anthony Sheppard
Richard Sherr
William M. Sherrill
Joseph Shiavo
Jacquelyn Sholes
Anne C. Shreffler*
Susan Shrimp
Reeves Shulstad
Murl Sickbert
Alexander Silbiger
Bryan Simms
Elaine Sisman**
Dennis Slavin
Colin Slim**
Angline A. Smith
Catherine P. Smith*
Erin M. Smith
Gregory Smith
Marian Smith
Patrick. J. Smith
Caitlin Snyder
John Snyder
Kerala Snyder
Ruth A. Solie**
Maynard Solomon
Genevieve Soly
David Sommerfield
David W. South
Louisa Spottswood
Leslie Sprout
Thais M. St. Julien
Lawrence Starr
Pamela Starr**
George B. Stauffer
Timothy H. Steele
Joseph P. Steichen
Louise K. Stein
Michael Steinberg
Ruth Steiner
Daniel J. Stepner
Bkaje Stevebs
Jane R. Stevens
Robert Stevenson**
Edmond Strainchamps
Laurie Stras
Michael Strasser
Gregory Straughn
Eileen Strempel and Steven Meyer
John Suess
Erin L. Sullivan
Karen Sunabacka
Jeanne Swack
Anne Swartz
Janet Swartz
Steven R. Swayne
Joanne Swenson-Eldridge
Margaret Switten
Marica S. Tacconi
Andrew Talle
Richard Taruskin
Stephanie S. Tcharos
Nicholas Temperley
Walter Teutsch
Elizabeth Teviotdale*
Jennifer S. Thomas*
Susan R. Thomas
Jeanne Thompson*
Pamela J. Thompson
Aidan Thomson
Benjamin Thorburn
Jurgen Thym
Judity Tick*
Frank Tirro*
Hans Tischler
Caldwell Titcomb
Gary Tomlinson
Diane Touliatos-Miles
Gary Towne
Leo Treitler
Anne Trenkamp
David J. Trippett
Danick Trottier
You-Whai Tsao
Judy Tsou**
Michael Tusa*
JoAnn Udovich
University of Cincinnati
Pierre Vallet
Bertil van Boer**
Kate van Orden
Rosten Veater
Jenni V. Veitch Olson
Milos Velimirovic*
Claudio Vellutini
Cynthia E. Verga
Martin Verdrager
Zachariah Victor
Victoria von Arx
Dirk von der Horst
Denise von Glahm
Jacqueline R. Waeber
Mary Wagner
Grayson Wagstaff
John Wagstaff
Joshua Walden
Olga A. Walden
Jessica Waldoff
Jessie Walker
Robert Walser
Richard Wang
Kaleb P. Warnock
Jeffery Wasson
George G. Waterman
Glenn Watkins**
Andrew Weaver
Robert Weaver
Jerome F. Weber
William Weber*
James Webster**
Robert Weidner
Susan F. Weiss
Christopher J. Wells
Kathryn Welter
Miriam Whaples*
Gretchen A. Wheelock
Darryl White
Beverly Wilcox
Richard Will
Hermine Williams
Shirley Williams
Blake Wilson
Marian Wilson Kimber
John T. Winemiller
Mary Beth Winn
Reba A. Wissner
Alexis Witt
Amy Wlodarski
Jean K. Wolf
Christoph Wolff**
Mary Wolinski
Richard and Bette Wood
Josephine B. Wright
Jeffrey Wright
Lesley Wright
Jonathan W. Yager
Laurence Young
Albin J. Zak III
Neal Zaslaw
Laurel E. Zeiss
Daniel Zimmerman
Mark Zobel
James L. Zychowicz

** = $5,000 or more
  * = $1,000 or more