Conferences

The annual meeting of the Association for Chinese Music Research is held typically in conjunction with the annual conference of the Society for Ethnomusicology. The annual meeting is a way to keep current on trends and research in the field and to network with colleagues.

The Association for Chinese Music Research Meeting 2017 Call for Presentations

ACMR will hold its 2017 annual meeting on Thursday, October 26th, 8:00PM–10:00PM at Denver Marriott City Center in Denver, Colorado in conjunction with the 2017 annual meeting of the Society for Ethnomusicology. We invite individual papers, fieldwork reports, and other scholarly works in Chinese music for presentation. Each presentation is 15 minutes, followed by a 5-minute question-and-answer session. Submission from graduate students are particularly welcome.

Please submit a 250-word abstract by email to Chuen-Fung Wong (wong@macalester.edu) by October 1st, 2017.

Student presenters are eligible for the Ruby Chao Yeh Award for Student Travel to Annual SEM Meeting. Please refer to the ACMR Prizes webpage for details.

Next Meeting

2017-10-26: Denver, Colorado

Past Meetings

  • 2016-11-10: Washington, D.C.
  • 2015-12-03: Austin, Texas
  • 2014-11-13: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 2013-11-14: Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 2012-11-01: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 2011-11-17: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 2010-11-11: Los Angeles, California
  • 2009-11-19: Mexico City, Mexico
  • 2008-10-26: Middletown, Connecticut
  • 2007-10-25: Columbus, Ohio
  • 2006-11-16: Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 2005-11-17: Atlanta, Georgia
  • 2004-11-04: Tucson, Arizona
  • 2003-10-02: Miami, Florida
  • 2002-10-24: Estes Park Center, Colorado
  • 2001-10-25: Southfield/Detroit, Michigan
  • 2000-11-01: Toronto, Canada
  • 1999-10-18: Austin, Texas
  • 1998-10-22: Bloomington, Indiana
  • 1996-10-31: Toronto, Canada
  • 1996-04-13: Honolulu, Hawaii (with CHINOPERL and AAS)
  • 1995-10-19: Los Angeles, California (with SEM)
  • 1995-04-05/06: Washington, D.C.(with CHINOPERL and AAS)
  • 1994-10-20: Milwaukee, Wisconsin (with SEM)
  • 1994-03-26: Boston, Massachusetts (with AAS)
  • 1993-10-21: Oxford, Mississippi (with SEM)
  • 1993-03-27: Los Angeles, California (with AAS)
  • 1992-10-22: Seattle, Washington (wtih SEM)
  • 1992-04-04: Washington, D.C. (with AAS)
  • 1991-10-10: Chicago, Illinois (with SEM)
  • 1991-04-12: New Orleans, Louisiana (with AAS)
  • 1990-11-08: Oakland, California (with SEM)
  • 1990-04-06: Chicago, Illinois (with AAS)
  • 1989-11-10: Cambridge, Massachusetts (with SEM)
  • 1989-03-17: Washington, D.C. (with AAS)
  • 1988-10-20: Tempe, Arizona (with SEM)
  • 1988-03-27: San Francisco, California (with AAS)
  • 1987-11-05: Ann Arbor, Michigan (with SEM)
  • 1987-04-12: Cambridge, Massachusetts (with AAS)
  • 1986-10-19: Rochester, New York (with SEM)