Welcome to the NAfME History Special Research Interest Group

Welcome to all members, new and old, and others interested in the history of music education!

Call for Nominations for Update and JRME

The Executive Committee of the Society for Research in Music Education is seeking applicants and nominees for the position of Associate Editor for Update, and for the Update and JRME Editorial Committees. Please see the attachments for details.


Call for Proposals for the 2022 NAfME National Conference

Please consider submitting a historical research proposal for the 2022 NAfME National Conference, November 2-6, 2022 at National Harbor, MD (near Washington, DC). The submission deadline is February 15th. For more information, visit the NAfME website (nafme.org) and click the Events tag.


Call for Nominations for chair-elect of the  History Special Research Interest Group

In a few months we will hold elections for the position of chair-elect of the History SRIG for 2022-24. Members are welcome to self-nominate or nominate others for this position. Once nominations are collected, the nominating committee will assemble a ballot of the top nominees for distribution to the History SRIG membership. Please send nominations to Paul Sanders, History SRIG chair, at sanders.102@osu.edu. Be sure to provide the name, institution, and email address from the nominee.


Active NAfME members who wish to join the History Special Research Interest Group (SRIG) or other SRIGs should contact John Donaldson, johnd@nafme.org providing their preferred email address and noting which SRIG(s) they wish to join. 


For additional information about the History SRIG, visit our website: https://hsrig.gcsu.edu. To submit news items for the next installment of History SRIG News or to be removed from this email list, please contact History SRIG Chair, Paul D. Sanders, sanders.102@osu.edu



If you’re an active member of NAfME, just send a message to John Donaldson, johnd@nafme.org, noting the SRIG(s) you’d like to join. Please be sure to include your preferred email address.