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CCM's Music Theory and Musicology Society hosts student conference April 3-4, 2020

The conference is designed to engage UC and non-UC students in the broad field of music scholarship

The Music Theory and Musicology Society (MTMS) at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) hosts its eighth biennial student conference on April 3 and 4, 2020. Entitled "Conversations in Music," the conference is designed to engage both UC students and students from other institutions in the broad field of music scholarship.

The conference features keynote speakers Danuta Mirka (Northwestern University) and Daniel Goldmark (Case Western Reserve University). It will be held in conjunction with the long running Joseph and Frances Jones Poetker Thinking About Music Lecture Series at CCM.

Friday, April 3

1:30 p.m.

Danuta Mirka, Northwestern University 
This lecture will explore Haydn’s use of the high register in his first violin parts for string quartet, as well as how these undermine the ideal of the string quartet as a conversation among peers.
Albino Gorno Memorial CCM Library, 600 Blegen Library

5:30 p.m.

TBA, CCM Village

8 p.m.

Cincinnati Sympyony Orchestra Performance
Conference attendees can access special discount tickets for the CSO's April 3 concert featuring musical futurists Sō Percussion  and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 8. Additional information is available on the CSO's website.
Cincinnati Musical Hall

Saturday, April 4

8-9:30 a.m.

Conference Workshop (see below for more information).

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Conference Sessions

4 p.m.

The Music Theory and Musicology Society Conference Keynote
Daniel Goldmark, Case Western Reserve University 
The Music Theory and Musicology Society Student Conference presents this lecture on how music shapes our understanding of the past and our memories, with a focus on popular music and animation. 
Location: Baur Room, CCM's Corbett Center for the Performing Arts

This year's conference will include a workshop led by ethnomusicologist and CCM faculty member Scott Linford, PhD, inviting conference participants to engage in an interactive analysis of conversations among musical cultures.

CCM's Music Theory and Musicology Society engages all interested members of the UC community to discuss issues relating to music theory and musicology. The MTMS regularly maintains forums for the purpose of discussing theoretical, historical and cultural topics in music. Past MTMS Conference programs are available online.

Please e­mail all inquiries to MTMS Executive Board Members Bryce Newcomer and Carly Barnes at