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Marjorie Weston Emerson Award

The Mozart Society of America invites nominations for the Marjorie Weston Emerson Award, a $500 prize given annually for outstanding scholarly work on Mozart published in English during the two previous calendar years. The Award will be given in alternate years to books and editions, and to essays and articles. The 2016 Award will be for the best essay or article published in 2014 or 2015.

The selection is made by a committee of Mozart scholars appointed by the President of the MSA, with approval from the Board of Directors.

The Emerson Award Committee would be grateful to receive nominations from Mozart Society members of eligible articles. Please send nominations to Dorothea Link

The nomination deadline is: June 1, 2016.

The Society reserves the right not to award the prize in a given year.

Winners of the Marjorie Weston Emerson Award

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