Calls for Conference Proposals

Calls for conference proposals include calls for international, national, and state research presentations or poster sessions. Note that we only send out conference calls for the field of music education/music therapy and closely related fields where music education/music therapy researchers may have an interest (i.e., music & psychology, music & performance science, music & sociology, music & medicine, music & assessment, for example). 

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Posting DateConferenceLocationDatesLink to Description
4/17/182018 Symposium on Research in Choral Singing (Update)Evanston, ILSeptember 14-15, 2018More Details
4/9/1812th International Symposium on the Philosophy of Music EducationLondon, ON, CanadaJune 5-8, 2019More Details
3/25/18Becoming Eleanor Stubley: Beyond the GivenToronto, Ontario CanadaOctober 27, 2018More Details
2/16/18Hip-Hop Music Ed SymposiumChampaign, ILJuly 19-20, 2018More Details
2/12/182018 American Orff-Schulwerk Association ConferenceCincinnati, OHNovember 7-10, 2018More Details
1/3/182018 Symposium on Research in Choral SingingEvanston, ILSeptember 14-15, 2018More Details
12/30/17NAfME Pre-conference on Philosophy IIAtlanta, GAMarch 21-22, 2018More Details
12/16/17Midwestern Graduate Music Consortium 2018 “Music and Intersectional Thought”Evanston, ILApril 26-27, 2018More Details
12/4/17Tennessee Music Educators Association Professional Development State ConferenceNashville, TNApril 11-14, 2018More Details
11/11/17International Research Symposium on Talent EducationMinneapolis, MNMay 24-25, 2018More Details
11/8/17Modern Band ColloquiumFort Collins, COJuly 7-11, 2018More Details
11/1/17Performing Arts Medicine Association International SymposiumOrange, CAJune 30-July 3, 2018More Details
10/24/17Kansas Music Educators Association Conference Poster SessionWichita, KSFebruary 22-24, 2018More Details
10/23/172018 American Orff-Schulwerk Association ConferenceCincinnati, OHNovember 7-10, 2018More Details
10/23/17International Conference on Narrative Inquiry in Music Education (NIME6)Boston, MAMay 24-26, 2018More Details
10/8/17Kentucky Music Educators AssociationLouisville, KYFebruary 7-10, 2018More Details
10/6/17NEMA/BREMF Conference: Vocal Sound and Style 1450-1650Brighton, EnglandOctober 20-21, 2018More Details
10/5/173rd Research Symposium on Social Impact of Making Music (SIMM) 2018PortugalMay 19-20, 2018More Details
10/3/17Ohio Music Education Association Professional Development ConferenceColumbus, OHFebruary 8-10, 2018More Details
9/30/17Mid-South Music Education Research SymposiumHatttiesburg, MSFebruary 9-10, 2018More Details
9/28/17Virginia Music Educators Association Professional Development ConferenceHot Springs, VANovember 16-18, 2017More Details
9/26/17Iowa Music Educators Association (IMEA) Annual ConferenceAmes, IANovember 16-18, 2017More Details
9/18/17Early Childhood Music and Movement Association 2018 Biennial International ConventionBuffalo, NYJune 24-27, 2018More Details
9/17/17Community Music Activity Pre-Conference Seminar of the International Society of Music EducationTbilisi, GeorgiaJuly 10-14, 2018More Details
9/11/17Indiana Music Educators' Professional Development ConferenceFort Wayne, INJanuary 11-13, 2018More Details
9/6/17North Carolina Music Educators Association Professional Development ConferenceWinston-Salem, NCNovember 12-14, 2017More Details
8/24/172018 Illinois Music Education ConferencePeoria, ILJanuary 24-28, 2018More Details
8/23/17Colorado Music Educators Association Clinic/ConferenceColorado Springs, COJanuary 24–27, 2018More Details
8/22/17South Carolina Music Educators AssociationColumbia, SCFeb 15-17, 2018More Details
8/13/17Public Music Discourse: In Honor of the Bernstein CentenaryColumbia, SCMarch 2-3, 2018More Details
8/10/17Alabama Music Educators Association Professional Development ConferenceBirmingham, ALJanuary 18-20, 2018More Details
8/7/172018 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association In-Service ConferenceLancaster, PAApril 18-21, 2018More Details
8/3/17GMEA 2018 In-Service Conference Poster SessionAthens, GA January 26, 2018More Details
8/2/17Small Acts of Subversion Symposium (SASS): Imagining Possibly Subversive FuturesMinneapolis, MNSeptember 8, 2017More Details
7/13/17New York State School Music Association Winter ConferenceRochester, NYNovember 30 - December 3, 2017More Details
5/10/17Louisiana Music Educators Association Conference Research SessionBaton Rouge, LA November 18-20, 2017More Details
5/9/17LMEA Collegiate SummitBaton Rouge, LA November 17-20, 2017More Details
4/14/17Florida Music Education Association Conference Research Poster SessionTampa, FLJanuary 10-13, 2018More Details
3/24/176th International Conference on Music Learning TheoryChicago, ILAugust 1-3, 2017More Details
2/15/17Wisconsin Music Educators Association (WMEA)- Research Poster SessionMadison, WI October 26, 2017More Details
2/14/17The Asia-Pacific Symposium for Music Education Research (APSMER)Melaka (Malacca), MalaysiaJuly 19-21, 2017More Details
1/28/17Kansas Music Education Association In-Service Workshop Conference Research Poster Session 2017 Wichita, KS February 23-25, 2017 More Details
1/19/17MayDay Group Colloquium 29: Thinking Critically about Institutions and IndividualsGettysburg, PAJune 21-24, 2017More Details
1/13/17Exploring the spiritual in music: Interdisciplinary dialogues in music, wellbeing and educationLissenden Gardens, LondonDecember 9-10, 2017More Details
1/12/17Thompson Symposium for Master's Degree Students: Research in PracticeUniversity Park, PAApril 29, 2017More Details
12/18/162017 Symposium on Music Teacher Education Minneapolis, MNSeptember 7-9, 2017More Details
12/4/16Mid-Biennial Perception and Cognition SRIG Conference New Orleans, LAMarch 9-11, 2017More Details
11/21/16Mid-South Music Education Research SymposiumOxford, MSFebruary 10-11, 2017More Details
11/19/16Interdisciplinary Society for Quantitative Research in Music and Medicine (ISQRMM) Third Biennial ConferenceBridgeport, CTAugust 5-6, 2017More Details
11/2/16Implementing Music Policies & Action Steps (IMPACTS) in Early ChildhoodReston, VirginiaJanuary 12-13, 2017More Details
10/31/16Tennessee Music Educators Association Professional Development ConferenceNashville, TNApril 5-8, 2017More Details
10/26/16Ohio Music Education Association Professional Development Conference Research Poster Session 2017Cleveland, OHFebruary 2-4, 2017More Details
10/24/16Alabama Music Educators Association (AMEA)Montgomery, ALJanuary 19-21, 2017More Details
10/23/16Joint Research Centres Conference NMHOslo, NorwayNovember 1-3, 2017More Details
10/22/16GMEA (Georgia) In-Service ConferenceAthens, GAJanuary 26-28, 2017More Details
9/17/16Indiana Music Educators Professional Development ConferenceFt. Wayne, INJanuary 12-14, 2017More Details
9/15/16The 10th International Conference for Research in Music EducationBath, UKApril 24-27 2017More Details
9/7/16Colorado Music Educators Association Clinic/ConferenceColorado Springs, COJanuary 25–28, 2017More Details
9/7/16Instrumental Music Education: Towards the Future (IMTE)Perrysville, OHMay 18-20, 2017More Details
9/6/16Desert Skies Symposium on Research in Music EducationTempe, AZFebruary 23-25, 2017More Details
9/2/16Mountain Lake ColloquiumPembroke, VAMay 21-24, 2017More Details
8/22/16Virginia Music Educators' Association Research Poster SessionHot Springs, VANovember 17-19, 2016More Details
8/18/16“Singing the Circle: Kodaly-Inspired Music Education from Birth to Adult” – International Kodaly Society SymposiumCamrose, Alberta, CanadaAugust 8-13, 2017More Details
8/8/16South Carolina Music Educators Association Columbia, SCFebruary 2-4, 2017More Details
7/20/16New York State School Music Association Winter ConferenceRochester, NYDecember 1-4, 2016More Details
7/5/16Louisiana Music Educators Association ConferenceBaton Rouge, LANovember 17-21, 2016More Details
7/3/16Pennsylvania Music Educators Association In-Service Conference 2017Erie, PAApril 19-21, 2017More Details
6/28/16Oklahoma City Symposium on the History of Music EducationOklahoma City, OKMay 31 - June 3, 2017More Details
6/27/16Virginia Music Educators Association (VMEA) 2016 Professional Development Conference Research Poster SessionHot Springs, VANovember 17-19, 2016More Details
6/27/166th International Symposium on Assessment in Music EducationBirmingham, UK EnglandApril 18-21, 2017More Details
6/11/16Mountain Lake ColloquiumPembroke, VAMay 21-24, 2017More Details
5/30/162017 Michigan Music Conference Research Symposium & Poster SessionGrand Rapids, MIJanuary 19-20, 2017More Details
5/30/16The Improvising Brain III: Cultural Variation and Analytical ApproachesAtlanta, GAFebruary 26-28, 2017More Details
5/25/16Florida Music Education Association Professional Development ConferenceTampa, FLJanuary 11-14, 2017More Details
5/24/16Eastern Division NAfMEAtlantic City, NJApril 5-8, 2017More Details
5/23/16LMEA Collegiate SummitBaton Rouge, LA November 20-21, 2016More Details
5/13/16Wisconsin Music Educators Association State Conference Madison, WIOctober 26-29, 2017More Details
5/13/16Musicking Equity: Enacting social justice through music education - New Directions in Music EducationEast Lansing, MIFebruary 16-18, 2017More Details
4/23/16Advances in Arts Assessment SymposiumGrapevine, TXNovember 11-12, 2016More Details
3/20/16ArkMEA Fall Professional Development ConferenceHot Springs, ARNovember 3-4, 2016More Details
2/23/16Music and Lifelong Learning Symposium-
25th Anniversary of New Horizons Music
Ithaca, NYOctober 13-15, 2016More Details