CFP: Fall Meeting of AMS Allegheny


American Musicological Society

The Fall Meeting 2016 of the AMS Allegheny Chapter will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the University of Pittsburgh. Presenters are invited to submit a proposal for papers or other scholarly presentations on any subject of musicological interest.

An abstract of not more than 300 words, along with the proposed title and list of the equipment necessary for your presentation should be submitted by Friday, September 16, 2016.

Presentations in all forms shall last no longer than 25 minutes. Please send your abstract to:

1) NEW: The chapter invites students to submit their submissions to the Allegheny Student Award for Best Scholarly Paper. The award consists of a $250.00 monetary award generously sponsored by the West Virginia University Press. For submission guidelines please see instructions on our webpage here.  The Prize has been implemented by the chapter members at the Spring meeting 2016.

2) All submissions will be evaluated by a blind peer-review process, and those from a member’s colleagues or students will not be forwarded by the committee chair to that member. This policy has been implemented by the chapter members at the Fall meeting 2013.

Michael Baumgartner
Chair, Program Committee
Cleveland State University
Department of Music