AMS elects Martha Feldman as President for 2017-18

The American Musicological Society has elected Mabel Greene Myers Professor of Music Martha Feldman to serve as the president of the society for 2017 - 2018. 

Founded in 1934, the AMS is a non-profit organization that strives to advance "research in the various fields of music as a branch of learning and scholarship."  It boasts a membership of 3,500 individuals and 1,000 institutional subscribers from forty nations. It publishes the triannual Journal of the American Musicological Society and holds regular conferences that include presentations, symposia, and concerts. 

Congratulations, Martha!