Latest News & Announcements

November 12, 2021
The Society for Music Theory is pleased to announce its 2021 publication award winners.
November 12, 2021
Part of the mission of the Award for Diversity Course Design is to make it easier to teach diverse courses. The SMT is honored to share the syllabi of its award winners.
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October 31, 2021
The Program Committee invites proposals on any topic related to music theory. Proposals for posters and for presentations in innovative formats are encouraged.
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October 11, 2021
With articles by Sewell, Duinker, Stroud, Brody, Reuven, Horton; articles from the SMT 2019 Plenary session by Marvin, Ewell, Everett, Straus, and Hisama; and reviews by Farbood and Fulkerson.
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October 3, 2021
SMT-V 7.6, “‘Oops!… I Did It Again’: The Complement Chorus in Britney Spears, The Backstreet Boys, and *NSYNC” by Megan Lavengood, is now available at
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September 5, 2021
With articles by Chiu, Martinkus, Terrigno, Emmery, Beaudoin, Perry, Levy, Karnes, Hall, and Morrison; review by De Souza.
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August 30, 2021
The August 2021 SMT Newsletter has been published!