Latest News & Announcements

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March 15, 2020
In response to the precautionary measures many institutions have taken against COVID-19, we have started a collaborative doc (like Google Docs) on our Humanities Commons (HC) page for sharing pedagogical materials and technology tips that would be helpful during this time.
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March 6, 2020

A new video has been released as part of SMT-V volume 6. The video is titled "Detour or Bridge? Contrasting Sections and Storytelling in Musical Theater," created by Brian Jarvis and John Peterson. Go to to watch.

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February 21, 2020

A new issue of the newsletter is now available. Click to download (.pdf).

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February 14, 2020
We are happy to announce the two winners of this year’s Dissertation Fellowships, Ben Duinker and Leah Frederick.
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January 27, 2020

The editorial staff welcomes readers to Music Theory Online 25.4, with articles from Jennifer Beavers, Barbara Bleij, Ben Duinker, Philip Ewell, and Patrice Nicolas, and reviews from Judith Lochhead and Timothy Koozin.

From the Editorial Staff at MTO:

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January 8, 2020

The deadline to apply for a subvention grant for Spring 2020 is January 15.

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December 10, 2019
The program committee for the forty-third Annual Meeting of the Society for Music Theory is accepting proposals until 11:59 p.m. EST on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.