Judith Tick, Matthews Distinguished University Professor, Department of Music, recently received two honors from her professional society, the Society for American Music (SAM): a lifetime achievement award and a new scholarship fund named in her honor.
Professor Tick was celebrated with a Lifetime Achievement Award by SAM for her commitment as a tireless researcher, generous mentor, and inspired leader who, among her many accomplishments, has celebrated the role of women in our nation¹s musical history.
The Society was founded in 1975 and was first named in honor of Oscar G.T. Sonneck early Chief of the Music Division in the Library of Congress and pioneer scholar of American music. For more information, please visit http://www.american-music.org/