Rulan Chao Pian Publication Prize

The Rulan Chao Pian Prize recognizes the best article on Chinese music, broadly defined, published in an English-language scholarly journal or edited volume within the 2015 calendar year. The Rulan Chao Pian Prize is accompanied by a $100 award. Review will be conducted by a rotating selection committee comprised of three members of the ACMR executive board or appointed by the ACMR president. The winner will be notified by e-mail generally within three months of the ACMR meeting; an abstract of the article will be included the following ACMR Newsletter.  Consideration for the Pian prize requires current ACMR membership; if you are not a current member of ACMR please renew or join when submitting your work.

Email submissions and nominations to Chuen-Fung Wong (

Deadline for Pian Prize (article or chapter): April 1, 2016