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Recipients of the George Peabody Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Music in America

The Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University has awarded the Peabody Medal, instituted in 1980, to the following distinguished composers, performers, philanthropists, scholars, and business and civic leaders.

2013

Pete Seeger

2012

Roy Haynes

Benjamin H. Griswold, IV

 

2011

Marni Nixon

2010

Libby Larsen

James Levine

2009

Michael M. Kaiser

2008

Sir Ken Robinson

2007

Quincy Jones

2006

Gilbert Kalish

2005

George Crumb

2004

John Corigliano

2003

Andre Previn

2002

Richard Goode

Bobby McFerrin

 

2001

Isaac Stern

2000

Philip Glass

 

1999

Eileen Farrell

Leonard Slatkin

 

1998

Anne Wiggins Brown

 

1997

Jacques T. Schlenger

Barry Tuckwell

 

1996

David Zinman

Wynton Marsalis

 

1995

Robert O. Pierce

Melvin A. Steinberg

Hugo Weisgall

 

1994

Jerome Hines

Mstislav Rostropovich

Billy Taylor

1993

Dominick Argento

 

1992

Josef Gingold

Charles Rosen

Randolph S. Rothschild

 

1991

Robert Mann

Ruth B. Rosenberg

Eileen Southern

 

1990

Steven Muller

Robert Shaw

André Watts

 

1989

Marilyn Horne

 

1988

Wilfred Bain

David Lloyd Kreeger

 

1987

Gian Carlo Menotti

Oscar Peterson

Nicolas Slonimsky

1986

Boris Goldovsky

 

1985

Sidney M. Friedberg

Joseph Meyerhoff

Julius Rudel

William Schuman

 

1984

Elliott Carter

Todd Duncan

William Schwann

1983

Milton Babbitt

Ella Fitzgerald

Paul Fromm

 

1982

Elliott W. Galkin

Benny Goodman

Gunther Schuller

Roger Stevens

 

1981

Peter Herman Adler

Marian Anderson

Carleton Sprague Smith

 

1980

Leonard Bernstein

Eubie Blake

John Brademas

 

 

 

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