The 2014 Annual Meeting in Milwaukee

Meeting 2014 - Milwaukee
Photo courtesy of VISIT Milwaukee

The 2014 Meeting, co-sponsored with AMS, will be in Milwaukee, WI, November 6-9 at the Hilton Hotel and Milwaukee Convention Center. Registration for the conference is now open. The preliminary program is now available.

SMT is now accepting applications for Travel Grants and Childcare Grants for the 2014 Annual Meeting.

The Hilton Hotel and Convention Center is now accepting reservations.

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About the SMT

The Society for Music Theory (SMT) promotes music theory as a scholarly and pedagogical discipline. We include among our members not only teachers and students, but also non-academics who have a deep interest in the field. All those who enjoy engaging with music theory are invited to join our welcoming community of musicians who are passionate about this subject.

L. Poundie Burstein Photo

L. Poundie Burstein
President, Society for Music Theory

Blog: SMT Musings


SMT Discuss, a new online discussion platform for music theory, is now available.

The CSW has launched a new blog, Women in Music Theory.

The August 2014 volume of the SMT Newsletter is now available.

The latest issue of Music Theory Online (Volume 20.2) is now available.

SMT Mission Statement

The Society for Music Theory promotes the development of and engagement with music theory as a scholarly and pedagogical discipline. We construe this discipline broadly as embracing all approaches, from conceptual to practical, and all perspectives, including those of the scholar, listener, composer, performer, teacher, and student. The Society is committed to fostering diversity, inclusivity, and gender equity in the field.

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