Dr. Douglas Shadle (Vanderbilt University)

RIPM/Cohen Award (outstanding scholarship related to periodical publications)
For: Orchestrating the Nation: The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise (Oxford University Press).


Dr. Terry Klefstad (Belmont University) announces her new book, Crooked River City: The Musical Life of Nashville’s William Pursell (University of Mississippi Press).

Dr. Esther Morgan-Ellis (University of North Georgia) announces her new book, Everybody Sing! Community Singing in the American Picture Palace (University of Georgia Press).

Dr. Richard Shadinger (Belmont University) announces his new book, Music on the Beautiful Mountain: A History of Music at Belmont (Abe Books)

Dr. Virginia Christy Lamothe (Belmont University) announces her book, co-edited and authored with Carol Johnson (University of Melbourne), Pedagogy Development for Teaching Online Music (IGI Global Press)

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Dr. César Leal (Sewanee, University of the South) will conduct the Sewanee Symphony Orchestra performing alongside the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, February 9, at 7:30 p.m. in Guerry Auditorium. The concert will include Sarasate’s “Carmen Fantasy,” Borodin’s “Polovtsian Dances,” and Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Capricio Espagnol.” See for more concert information.