Call for Papers

The Music Theory Society of New York State program committee invites you to submit your proposal for the annual MTSNYS conference, to be hosted online (asynchronously) this summer.  2021 is a landmark year for MTSNYS, marking the fiftieth anniversary of its founding. 

The conference will begin with a synchronous event on June 15, 2021, featuring a keynote talk by Michael Buchler (Florida State University) titled “The Unionist Hero and The Capitalist Anti-Hero: Alan Menken’s Collectivist Fantasy and Harold Rome’s Entrepreneurial Satire.”

Jennifer Snodgrass (Appalachian State University) will lead a workshop titled “Teaching Musicianship in a Pandemic: What I’ve Learned, What I’m Keeping, and What I Hope Never Happens Again.”

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