2016 National Conference Calls for Program Participation

Mike Lawson • News • July 22, 2015

The College Music SocietyThe College Music Society is pleased to announce open calls for its 2016 National Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico, October 27–29, 2016.

Submissions are now being accepted for the following:

  • papers, panels, & presentations 
  • student papers 
  • posters 
  • lightning talks 
  • lecture-recitals & performances 
  • performers’ showcase participation

** Please note: a Call for Scores will be forthcoming.

The Program Committee solicits the broadest representation of our profession and its interests, and welcomes submissions from all including those (a) in academia (full-time and adjunct faculty, community college faculty, graduate students, and retired faculty), (b) in the music industry, and (c) active as independent musicians and scholars.

The deadline for submission is 12 noon MST on Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

Detailed information regarding each call, as well as instructions for submission, may be found on the conference website (specific calls are located in the left column menu).

Please direct questions and inquiries to CMS at (406) 721-9616 or

We hope you will seriously consider applying to take part in this extraordinary event!

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