MUSICultures solicits articles for publication. MUSICultures is the peer-reviewed journal of The Canadian Society for Traditional Music. It is a refereed journal that is published twice a year under the auspices of CSTM. Membership in CSTM is not a prerequisite to submit an article.
MUSICultures publishes original articles in English and French on a wide range of topics in ethnomusicology, traditional music research, and popular music studies. MUSICultures welcomes articles on music in Canadian contexts as well as scholarship on any relevant issues in relation to any music practices in the world or to global processes. The journal also publishes reviews of books, and sound and visual recordings.
We are currently seeking articles on any topic related to our mandate.
Articles are normally in the range of 6,500-8,500 words. The next deadline for complete manuscripts is July 15, 2018.
Please visit our website for complete submission details:https://cstm-sctm.ca/publications/
Heather Sparling, PhD
Canada Research Chair in Musical Traditions
General Editor, MUSICultures
Cape Breton University
1250 Grand Lake Road
Sydney, NS B1P 6L2
On July 1, 2018, Dr Brian Power assumes the post of Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Academic at Brock University for a five-year term. Dr. Power will be known to some MusCan members for his long-time involvement in the Society, including National Treasurer of CUMS (later MusCan) from 2003-2010, Chair of the Standing Committee of Institutional Members from 2011-2015, and as an ongoing member of the editorial board of Intersections. Dr. Power is a scholar of medieval and early renaissance music. He is the co-editor of the book: The Sounds and Sights of Performance in Early Music (Ashgate, 2009), and is currently preparing a scholarly edition of the introits of Trent Codex 93, a manuscript source of liturgical polyphony dating from the mid fifteenth century (for A-R Editions).
Here is the relevant story from the Brock News:
LIMITED-TERM APPOINTMENT (75%)
Instructor in Music (Musicianship)
Term: August 1, 2018 to May 31, 2019 (10 months)
The Fountain School of Performing Arts (FSPA) at Dalhousie University invites applications for a ten-month 75% full-time limited-term appointment, at the rank of Instructor in Music (Musicianship), commencing August 1, 2018. The position is subject to budgetary approval.
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching the equivalent of three (3) full credit core courses in aural skills, core courses in music theory including diatonic and/or chromatic harmony, and music analysis (common-practice and/or twentieth- and twenty-first century analysis), as well as a course in the history of jazz.
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