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AMRC National Honorary Council

Ysaye Barnwell
Composer, arranger, author, co-founder Sweet Honey in the Rock
Washington, DC


Horace Clarence Boyer (in memorium)
Gospel performer, author How Sweet the Sound: The Golden Age of Gospel
Amherst, MA


George Crumb
Pulitzer Prize winning composer
Media, PA


Samuel Floyd
Founding director Center for Black Music Research, Columbia College
Chicago, IL


Don Grusin
Performer, composer, arranger and producer of international stature
Calabasas, CA


Thomas Hampson
American baritone, recitalist, opera singer and recording artist
New York, NY


Arthur Jones
Founder Spirituals Project, professor at University of Denver
Denver, CO


Pauline Oliveros
Composer, Deep Listening proponent
Kingston, NY


Vivian Perlis
Founder Oral History American Music (Yale University)
New Haven, CT


One of America’s premiere rock bands
Athens, GA


Robert M. Stevenson
Distinguished scholar of Hispanic and American music (UCLA)
Los Angeles, CA