“We are CMS.” I made that claim in last month’s column, arguing that the contributions CMS members define the organization. I used it to frame an invitation for CMS members to be an active part of the Society. Indeed, there are many opportunities! As a way of offering examples of member engagement, I begin an occasional practice this month of highlighting current and future contributions by committees and advisory councils that speak to my argument.
News of the Society
The College Music Society promotes music teaching and learning, musical creativity and expression, research and dialogue, and diversity and interdisciplinary interaction. A consortium of college, conservatory, university, and independent musicians and scholars interested in all disciplines of music, the Society provides leadership and serves as an agent of change by addressing concerns facing music in higher education.