To advance research in the various fields of music as a branch of learning and scholarship.
The American Musicological Society was founded in 1934 as a non-profit organization to advance "research in the various fields of music as a branch of learning and scholarship." In 1951 the Society became a constituent member of the American Council of Learned Societies. At present, 3,300 individual members and 1,200 institutional subscribers from forty nations are on the rolls of the Society.
Many: see http://www.ams-net.org/awards/
Many; see http://www.ams-net.org/pubs/
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