Canadian University Music Society

Association #41
Canadian University Music Society (MusCan)
Conference dates: 
Monday, May 31, 2021 to Friday, June 4, 2021
To attend this conference, register for Congress and add MusCan #41 in Section 3 of the registration form.
Registration is required for all conference attendees, including speakers, presenters, panelists, organizers and those chairing or attending a session.

On the virtual event platform, Canadian University Music Society’s greeting table is located in Hall A. Please note, you must be registered for an association’s conference to access their greeting table. 


MusCan's annual conference brings together scholars and artists from all areas of music research and creation: musicology, music theory, performance, ethnomusicology, composition, music education, popular music studies, and more. We welcome research and creation in all types of music, with a special focus on Canadian music topics. This year's conference will continue to expand on themes of decolonization of music studies in Canada, while accepting papers on a broad variety of topics.

Updated: 2021-05-14
Call-for-papers deadline: 
December 4, 2020
Program Chairs: 

Maryam Moshaver and Mark Hannesson, University of Alberta

Local Arrangement Coordinators: 

Patricia Tao and Morgan Gauthier, University of Alberta


For more information, contact the association directly. Please note that conference registration fees are separate from the association's membership fees.