Seeks to stimulate the appreciation, performance, creation and study of American musics of all eras and in all their diversity. The website provides information about activities, publications, conferences, scholarships and awards. Also see their list of Libraries, Archives, and Research Centers for American Music.
Founded in 1934, AMS seeks to advance research in the various fields of music. Their website provides news, and information about their publications, scholarships and fellowships, and services offered to members.