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SMA AGM 2011: Agenda

Society For Music Analysis
Annual General Meeting 2011

University of Lancaster
Thursday 28 July 2011, 12.30pm in LICA A29


1. Welcome
1.1. Minutes of the last meeting and matters arising

2. Reports from the Officers
TO RECEIVE oral reports as follows:
2.1. President (Michael Spitzer)
2.2. Membership & Treasurer (David Bretherton)
2.3. Vice-President & Events (Kenneth Smith)
2.4. Information Officer (Shay Loya)
2.5. Student Representatives (Michelle Phillips & Suzie Wilkins)

3. Constitutional amendment, proposed by the SMA Committee:
To remove from By-Law V, Part 1, the sentence
No Officer may hold more than one elected post on the Executive Committee.
so that the constitution reflects current established practice.

4. Plans for the future

5. Any other business

6. Date of next meeting

Download a PDF version of the Agenda

Posted on 14th July 2011 by David Bretherton in SMA No comments » Tags:

Review: Hybridity in Music Conference

This past March, the department of musicology at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami (U.S.A) hosted its first postgraduate student conference. The conference was entitled ‘Hybridity in Music’, and was devoted to scholarship on musical encounters, negotiations and appropriations, particularly in twentieth-century and contemporary music. Since hybridity studies have become very popular in today’s increasingly global climate, it was not surprising that postgraduates from across the United States (and even a few internationals, such as myself) made the trip to Florida in order to participate in this important exchange. » Read more: Review: Hybridity in Music Conference

Posted on 12th July 2011 by Shay Loya in Reviews No comments » Tags: