Society for Music Theory

Music Theory Online is a journal of criticism, commentary, research and scholarship. The refereed open-access electronic journal of the Society for Music Theory, MTO has been in continuous publication since 1993. New issues are published four times per year and include articles, reviews, commentaries, and analytical essays. In addition, MTO publishes a list of job opportunities and abstracts of recently completed dissertations.

Current Issue: Volume 22.1, featuring articles, reviews, and commentaries by:

  • Robin Attas
  • Aaron Carter-Ényì
  • Trevor de Clercq
  • Kate Heidemann
  • Patrick McCreless
  • Mark Richards
  • Jennifer Sterling Snodgrass

Call for Submissions: Feminist Music Theory



: Nicole Biamonte (McGill University)
: Stephen Rodgers (University of Oregon)
: Kyle Adams (Indiana University) and Heather Platt (Ball State University)
: Brent Yorgason (Brigham Young University)
MTO Editorial Board