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Anna Rose Nelson presents at NewMAC 2022

Anna Rose Nelson presents at NewMAC 2022

August 30, 2022 – Anna Rose Nelson

In July, I traveled to northern England to give my first in-person international conference presentation in three years. NewMAC 2022, this year’s annual Society for Music Analysis conference, was an international gathering of scholars to discuss the particulars of musical...
Lydia Bangura participates in artist residency in Florida with Dr. Philip Ewell

Lydia Bangura participates in artist residency in Florida with Dr. Philip Ewell

August 26, 2022 – Lydia Bangura

This summer, I had the honor of spending three weeks in New Smyrna Beach, Florida for an artist residency through the Atlantic Center for the Arts. When I applied for this residency, I had no idea what to expect. All...
SMR celebrates the end of the year

SMR celebrates the end of the year

May 10, 2022

To cap off the semester, SMR members gathered at County Farm Park to celebrate the return of sunshine and the successful completion of another academic year. Attendees enjoyed conversation and laughter, perfect weather, and food from Jerusalem Garden. Congratulations to...
SMR members present at Music Theory Midwest

SMR members present at Music Theory Midwest

May 09, 2022 – Sylvie Tran

On May 6–7, I traveled to Lawrence, Kansas, to present at Music Theory Midwest at the University of Kansas along with SMR member Yiqing Mitty Ma and recent alum John Edwartowski. It was my first in-person conference since early March...
Kája Lill conducts research in the Czech Republic

Kája Lill conducts research in the Czech Republic

April 21, 2022

This academic year, SMR member Kája Lill has been conducting research in the Czech Republic, funded by a Fulbright Grant. Kája’s research trip has included instances of cultural-political exchange and mentorship from scholars in the Czech Republic. See below for...