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. The conference page can be found here.

The Program Committee has completed its work reviewing over 400 proposal submissions. Notices have been sent out to everyone who submitted a proposal. If you have not received one please contact Victoria Long (

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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


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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