Call for Nominations: MLA Board Student/Early Career Representative 2021-2022

The 2020 MLA Nominating Committee welcomes nominations and self-nominations for a one-year appointment to the MLA Board as a Student/Early Career Representative for 2021-2022. This appointment is part of a three-year pilot initiative approved by the Board. The intent is to capture the feedback of those new to and entering into the profession of music […]

2020 MLA Board Elections Results

Congratulations to the following people who have been elected as board members. They will assume their duties at the conclusion of the annual meeting in 2021. The three new members-at-large and roles are:Avery Boddie, Assistant ParliamentarianMarci Cohen, Assistant Fiscal OfficerScott Stone, Assistant Planning and Reports Officer Thanks go to Kristi Bergland, Liz Berndt-Morris, and Lindsay […]

Call for Applications: Walter Gerboth Award

Walter Gerboth

The Walter Gerboth Research Award was founded in 1984 by the Music Library Association to honor Past-President Walter Gerboth, librarian, teacher, mentor, leader in the Music Library Association, and pathmaker in music librarianship. The Walter Gerboth Award enables MLA to recognize promising work by its newer members (a group to which Walter Gerboth gave special […]

Call for Applications: Carol June Bradley Award

carol june bradley

The Carol June Bradley Award for Historical Research in Music Librarianship was created by the Music Library Association in 2003 through the generous financial support of its namesake. Since Ms. Bradley’s death in 2009, MLA has continued to fund the award in her honor. The award exists to support research in music, music bibliography and […]

Call for Applications: Dena Epstein Award

Dena Epstein

The Dena Epstein Award for Archival and Library Research in American Music was created in 1995 through a generous gift from Morton and Dena Epstein to the Music Library Association. Applications are currently being accepted for one or more grants to be awarded for the year 2021. The total amount of funding available is $5,700. […]