Faculty of Music

Annual Graduate Symposium


The Society of Graduate Students in Music at Western University is pleased to announce its 18th annual Graduate Symposium on Music, which will be held August 25-26, 2017

This year, our keynote speaker will be Dr. Julie Pedneault-Deslauriers (Music Theory) from the University of Ottawa. The symposium is also excited to feature the addition of a workshop. This year, Dr. Jonathan De Souza will be leading a workshop entitled: "Musical Instruments and Embodied Performance."

In its 18th year, the Western University Graduate Symposium on Music (WUGSOM) features graduate student papers from all across North America, ranging in topics from music theory, musicology, music education, ethnomusicology, composition, and performance. The symposium is an opportunity for graduate students to present their current research and to be exposed to the current research of their colleagues in music research, composition, and performance.

For the official CFP and additional information, please see http://sogsim.com/conference-2017/

Past Events:

Our Annual Graduate Symposium, organized by our doctoral students, draws presenters from across North America and the UK.