Latest News & Announcements

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October 27, 2022

The forty-sixth Annual Meeting of the Society for Music Theory (SMT) will be held jointly with the American Musicological Society (AMS) in Denver, Colorado from Thursday, November 9, to Sunday, November 12, 2023. The Program Committee invites proposals on any topic related to music theory. Deadline: February 15.

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January 25, 2023
SMT-Pod has debuted its second season! A new episode will be released every Thursday.
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January 13, 2023
SMT-V 9.1, "'We are dancing, We are flying': The Feeling of Flight in Dance Scenes from Recent Popular Film" by Chelsea Oden, is now available at and on Youtube.
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January 4, 2023
With articles by Duguay, Geary, Margulis, Miller, Mitchell, Windholz, Williams, McAuley, Masci, Ng, Nobile, Schubert, Straus; reviews by Kahrs and Temperley.
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December 6, 2022
The 2022 Student Presentation Award winners are Rachel Gain (Yale University) and Audrey Slote (University of Chicago).
November 21, 2022
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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November 18, 2022

SMT is seeking nominations for a new Vice President and two new Members-at-Large.