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Frances Densmore Prize, American Musical Instrument Society

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Awarded date2014
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsAmerican Musical Instrument Society


awarded for the most distinguished article-length work in English which best furthers the American Musical Instrument Society's goal "to promote study of the history, design, and use of musical instruments in all cultures and from all periods." Awarded for article: ‘The Insurance of Musical London and the Sun Fire Office 1710–1779’, The Galpin Society Journal, LXVII (2014), 181–216