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We condemn the military invasion of Ukraine launched by Vladimir Putin. In this difficult time, we offer support to scholars, practitioners, and culture workers throughout the affected region and to those who have family or cultural ties with Ukraine. In the cultural and intellectual work our societies foster, including research on and performance of music from Eastern Slavic lands, we seek to connect, support, and include scholars and artists across borders. We stand in solidarity with people of good conscience everywhere and actively seek to make our societies places of refuge and mutual understanding.
 
Michael Buchler, President
Society for Music Theory
 
Julia Byl, President
Canadian Society for Traditional Music/Société Canadienne pour les traditions musicales
 
Daniel Goldmark, President
Society for American Music
 
Mark Rabideau, President
College Music Society
 
Steve Swayne, President
American Musicological Society