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The RMA hosts and supports a huge number of events each year, from flagship conferences to study days, workshops and chapter meetings.We also invite applications for conference affiliation, which can include assistance with publicity and branding, or financial support if required. RMA Events are overseen by our Events Committee (see RMA Committees).

Event Listings

The Art Song Platform

12 Feb 21



23 Apr 21 - 25 Apr 21


1 Jul 21 - 2 Jul 21

King's College London

Re-appraising a Musical Visionary

3 Jul 21 - 4 Jul 21

University of Huddersfield

RMA Events

An Annual Conference open to performers, composers and researchers of all musical disciplines, usually held in early September.

Research Students’ Conference for postgraduate and early career researchers, run in partnership with the British Forum for Ethnomusicology. This is usually held in early January and includes career development events in addition to paper, poster and lecture recital presentations, workshops and concerts.

A series of Study Days on a variety of topics. Anyone can put forward a proposal to run a study day with assistance from the RMA.

Past Events

We maintain an archive list of those events that have been run by, sponsored by or affiliated to the Association.