Society for Music Theory
35th Annual Meeting

Sheraton New Orleans
Astor Crowne Plaza New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
November 1–4

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New Orleans

Congratulations to everyone who participated in this year's conference. The 2012 conference was co-sponsored with the American Musicological Society and the Society for Ethnomusicology.

Conference Activities and Information

Graduate Student Workshop Program (GSWP)

CV Review session, hosted by the Professional Development Committee

The SMT Professional Development Committee (PDC) will be hosting a CV Review Session at the upcoming SMT Annual Meeting in New Orleans. The CV Review Session will be held on Friday, November 2, from 1:00-3:00 in Salon 829 of the Sheraton Hotel. Whether you are actively seeking a position this year, or you anticipate applying for a job in the near future, or you simply want to be prepared on general principle, you are warmly invited to consult with our faculty reviewers. This year's reviewers are:

  • Adrian Childs -- University of Georgia
  • Sarah Ellis -- University of Oklahoma
  • Yayoi Uno Everett -- Emory University
  • Elizabeth Sayrs -- Ohio University
  • Matthew Shaftel -- Florida State University
  • Jonathan Wild -- McGill University

Please bring several copies of your C.V. in case you would like to consult with multiple reviewers. You are also strongly encouraged to bring your cover letter for additional feedback. This session is open to all SMT members (graduate students, faculty, and independent scholars alike). It is not necessary to sign up in advance, but queries may be directed to the chair of the CV Review Session, Nancy Rogers,

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SMT Jacksonville 2024

The Society for Music Theory celebrates its forty-seventh Annual Meeting at the Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel in Jacksonville, Florida, November 7–10, 2024.


Visit Jacksonville built a microsite for our attendees to use. Visit the site to learn more about Jacksonville, including where to eat, what to do, and how to get there.


Information about the conference can be found on the SMT website

Hotel Reservations 

The Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel (225 E Coastline Drive) has reserved a block of rooms for conference attendees. The rates are $169/night for single and double occupancy; $194/night for triple occupancy; $219/night for quadruple occupancy; and $169 for student quadruple occupancy (limited rooms available). Hotel reservations for non-students may be made online.  SMT student members should have received an email with a code to reserve at the student rate; please email Jennifer Diaz at if you did not receive the email. 

Using the conference room block at this hotel helps us meet our contractual obligations and keeps you close to all conference activities.

Conference Registration

Conference registration is open and available on our website. The rates are as follows:

Rate Category Early (6/01–9/27/2024) Regular (9/28–11/1/2024)
Student or low-income $70.00 $95.00
Emeritus/Retired $100.00 $135.00
Standard $130.00 $175.00
Student Helpers

We are in need of student volunteers to assist during the conference. Volunteers will receive a registration fee waiver in exchange for 6.5 hours of service. The deadline to apply is September 6

Hotel Accessibility

Every effort will be made to meet the unique requirements of all attendees. For specific needs or questions please contact Jennifer Diaz, Executive Director, at  


The Society provides several sponsorship opportunities for organizations at our Annual Meeting. 


The deadline to reserve an exhibit booth is September 6

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