AREA EVENTSAWARDS AND HONORS
- Erinn Knyt (U Mass Amherst) has won the 2018 American Musicological Society Teaching Award for her article, "Teaching Music History Pedagogy to Graduate Students" in the Journal of Music History Pedagogy.
- Andrea Olmstead's new book Vincent Persichetti: Grazioso, Grit, and Gold is now available via Rowman & Littlefield, hardcover or e-book. There is a 30% discount using the code RLFANDF30. Visit rowman.com to order
"Olmstead weaves a captivating narrative of the composer from his early life and musical training, starting with his early career in Philadelphia during the 1920s and ’30s and through his teaching at Juilliard and death in 1987. The book sheds light on Persichetti’s personal and professional life, the multiple forces that shaped his musical development, and his far-reaching influence on the modern American composition scene."