Newsletter (January 12, 2023)

The MDG is delighted to announce Kelly Bylica as the new Assistant Editor of the MDG Newsletter. Welcome, Kelly! We thank Jason Huxtable for his years of service to this newsletter and wish him well.

The deadline for the MDG colloquium is fast approaching. Please submit calls for proposals no later than February 6th. The MDG colloquium this year will be held in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico, and combined with the International Society for Music Education (ISSME; deadline January 15). Other upcoming conferences include the Spirituals Project National Conference, Colloque Musique, politiques culturelles et identités, Gordon Institute of Music Learning Theory, and Early Childhood Music & Movement.

The MDG also wishes to congratulate MDG member Andrew Goodrich on the publication of Peer Mentoring in Music Education: Developing Effective Student Leadership.


  • Introducing Kelly Bylica, new Assistant Editor of the MDG newsletter
  • MayDay Group Colloquium 34


  • Peer Mentoring in Music Education: Developing Effective Student Leadership, by Andrew Goodrich
Conferences, Workshops, & Calls

  • International Society for the Sociology of Music Education (ISSME), combined with MayDay Group Colloquium 34 – Deadline January 15th
  • Early Childhood Music + Movement Association – Deadline February 1st
  • Spirituals Project National Conference – Deadline January 15th
  • Gordon Institute of Music Learning Theory (GIML) 9th International Conference on Music Learning Theory – Deadline February 1st
  • Colloque Musique, politiques culturelles et identités : Rencontres transatlantiques entre la musique et les musiciens d’Europe et d’Amérique latine – Deadline January 15th
  • International Society for Music Education (ISME) – Save the Date
Position Vacancies

  • Assistant Professor of Music Education – University of Kentucky School of Music
  • Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Music Education (Choral Preferred) – Mount Allison University
  • Assistant Professor, Music Education – Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi

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