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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

Sounding Identities

22 Sep 22 - 23 Sep 22

Middlesex University, London

Conference and Celebration

24 Sep 22 - 25 Sep 22

Queen Anne's School, Caversham, Reading

In the rhythm of research

5 Oct 22 - 7 Oct 22

9 Dec 22 - 10 Dec 22

Royal College of Music / online

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.