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2011 Guggenheim Fellows Announced

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has selected 180 scholars, artists, and scientists (from a group of almost 3,000 applicants) to receive fellowships in its 87th annual competition for the United States and Canada.

2011 American Music Center Awards Announced

AMC has announced the recipients of its 2011 awards: John Harbison (Founder’s Award), William Bolcom and Copland House (Letters of Distinction), So Percussion (Trailblazer Award), and The Walden School (New Music Educator Award).

Terry Riley signs with G. Schirmer/AMP

Kristin Lancino, vice president of G. Schirmer/AMP noted that “the entire team on all continents looks forward to a long partnership with both his new composed works and the dynamic existing catalogue.”