Notable Children's Recordings Committee

Charge

To select, annotate, and present for publication an annual list of notable audio recordings of interest to children. To reevaluate and recommend change as needed in the ALSC criteria for selection of recordings of interest to children. To identify titles for consideration by other committees evaluating for a specific clientele or purpose. To carry on other audio recording evaluation projects as assigned by the ALSC Board.

Roster

Nathaniel Halsan (Chair, February 1, 2020, to January 31, 2021)
Amanda Chuong (Member, February 1, 2019, to January 31, 2021)
Jillian C. Frasher (Member, February 1, 2019, to January 31, 2021)
Brandi Hamlin (Member, January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2021)
Mr. Benjamin Ryan Martin (Member, January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2021)
Kathryn Courtney O'Leary (Member, January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2021)
Ms. Mara Rosenberg (Member, January 1, 2020, to December 31, 2021)
Lisa Soper (Member, February 1, 2019, to January 31, 2021)
Maeve Visser Knoth (Consultant, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Katy Jacob (Administrative Assistant, February 20, 2020, to January 31, 2021)
Jordan Dubin (Staff Liaison, October 21, 2019, to January 31, 2022)

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Composition

The Notable Children's Recordings Committee consists of nine members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 8)

Subcommitees and Task Forces

The Notable Children's Recordings Committee consists of nine members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 8)

Origin

Established in 1974 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

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