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Book awards: Otto Kinkeldey Award

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Works (50)

Music in the 20th century by William W. Austin1967
Song dynasty musical sources and their interpretation by Rulan Chao Pian1968
The Medici Codex of 1518. A choirbook of motets dedicated to Lorenzo de' Medici, Duke of Urbino. [1] Historical introduc by Edward Elias Lowinsky1969
Li due Orfei: da Poliziano a Monteverdi by Nino Pirrotta1970
Pierre Attaingnant, Royal Printer of Music: A Historical Study and Bibliographical Catalogue by Daniel Heartz1971
A gift of madrigals and motets by H. Colin Slim1973
Compositional Process of J.S. Bach (Princeton Studies in Music) (2 Volume Set) by Robert L. Marshall1974
Charles Ives remembered : an oral history by Vivian Perlis1975
Haydn in England 1791-1795 (Haydn : Chronicle and Works) by H.C. Robbins Landon1977
The Early Medieval Sequence by Richard L. Crocker1978
The Mellon Chansonnier, Volume 2: Commentary by Howard (eds.) Leeman L. & Garey Perkins1980
The Music of the English Parish Church, Volume 1 by Nicholas Temperley1980
The Operas of Alban Berg, Volume I: Wozzeck by George Perle1981
The masses and motets of William Byrd by Joseph Kerman1982
Giraffes, Black Dragons, and Other Pianos: A Technological History from Cristofori to the Modern Concert Grand, Second Edition by Edwin Good1983
A Florentine Chansonnier from the Time of Lorenzo the Magnificent by Howard M. Brown1984
Music in Renaissance Ferrara, 1400–1505: The Creation of a Musical Center in the Fifteenth Century by Lewis Lockwood1985
The Beethoven sketchbooks : history, reconstruction, inventory by Douglas Porter Johnson1986
Ornamentation and improvisation in Mozart by Frederick Neumann1987
Musica Ficta: Theories of Accidental Inflections in Vocal Polyphony from Marchetto da Padova to Gioseffo Zarlino by Karol Berger1988
Why Suya Sing: A Musical Anthropology of an Amazonian People by Anthony Seeger1988
Beethoven Essays by Maynard Solomon1989
The Beneventan Chant by Thomas Forrest Kelly1990
Music and ceremony at Notre Dame of Paris, 500-1550 by Craig M. Wright1990
Haydn's 'Farewell' Symphony and the Idea of Classical Style: Through-Composition and Cyclic Integration in his Instrumental Music (Cambridge Studies in Music Theory and Analysis) by James Webster1992
Monteverdi's Tonal Language by Eric Thomas Chafe1993
Music and Musical Thought in Early India by Lewis Rowell1993
Distant Cycles: Schubert and the Conceiving of Song by Richard Kramer1995
The Romantic Generation (The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures) by Charles Rosen1996
Bach and the Patterns of Invention by Laurence Dreyfus1997
Stravinsky and the Russian Traditions: A Biography of the Works through Mavra, Two-volume set by Richard Taruskin1997
The Birth of Bebop: A Social and Musical History (Roth Family Foundation Music in America Book) by Scott DeVeaux1998
Antonio Salieri and Viennese Opera by John A. Rice1999
Music printing in Renaissance Venice : the Scotto Press, 1539-1572 by Jane A. Bernstein1999
The Culture of Opera Buffa in Mozart's Vienna by Mary Hunter2000
Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician by Christoph Wolff2001
Shostakovich: a life by Laurel E. Fay2001
Handel as Orpheus: Voice and Desire in the Chamber Cantatas by Ellen T. Harris2002
Guillaume de Machaut and Reims: Context and Meaning in his Musical Works by Anne Walters Robertson2003
Music in European Capitals: The Galant Style, 1720-1780 by Daniel Heartz2004
Modal Subjectivities: Self-Fashioning in the Italian Madrigal by Susan McClary2005
The Oxford History of Western Music by Richard Taruskin2006
Divas and Scholars: Performing Italian Opera by Philip Gossett2007
Monteverdi's Last Operas: A Venetian Trilogy by Ellen Rosand2008
Beautiful Monsters: Imagining the Classic in Musical Media by Michael Long2009
The Critical Nexus: Tone-system, Mode, and Notation in Early Medieval Music by Charles M. Atkinson2010
Voice Lessons: French Mélodie in the Belle Epoque (New Cultural History of Music) by Katherine Bergeron2011
The Music Libel Against the Jews by Ruth HaCohen2012
Modernist mysteries : Perséphone by Tamara Levitz2013
Mozart's Grace by Scott Burnham2014

Award description

This award was inaugurated in 1967 to recognize the most distinguished book in musicology published during the previous year. It is named after Otto Kinkeldey, Honorary President of the Society until his death in 1966. He held the first chair in musicology at a university in the United States at Cornell University between 1930 and 1946, was a charter member of the Society, and served as its President in 1935–36 and 1941–42.


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