ABA 2021 All-State

Jane KuehneThe Alabama Music Educators Association, Higher Education Division invites research poster submissions from all levels of music scholars and practitioners. Submissions may include completed and in-progress research studies involving any aspect of music (education, therapy, history, psychology, performance, music in higher education, alternative music, etc.). Research based on issues facing music educators, musicians, and music students in the Southeastern United States are especially welcome, though this is not a requirement.

All submissions should meet the Code of Ethics found in the Journal of Research in Music Education. Research presented at other conferences will be considered. However, previously published work will not be accepted.

Submit Your Proposal


Conference Days and Location

The 2017 AMEA conference will be Thursday, January 19, 2017 – Saturday, January 21, 2017 at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel and Convention Center in Montgomery, Alabama. See 2017 AMEA Professional Development Conference for more information.

Poster Session Day and Time

The poster session is generally held Friday afternoon of the conference, but please check the 2017 AMEA Professional Development Conferencepage of the AMEA website for exact schedule details.

Proposal Submission

Interested researchers should submit a detailed abstract of the research project (up to 1000 words) as a Word or PDF document through our online submission website: http://amea-research.org.


Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. CST on Monday, November 7, 2016 for full consideration.

Process for Review & Notification

All abstracts will be peer-revised and authors will be notified of acceptance by email by Monday, December 5, 2016. If accepted, authors must register and attend the AMEA Conference to present the poster. In the case of multiple-author works, at least one author must register and attend the AMEA Conference to present the poster.

Poster Dimensions

Posters should be professional in appearance and have poster dimensions of dimensions no larger than 36 inches by 48 inches. Presenters are expected to bring 15-20 copies of their research abstract to the session.

More Information

Contact Dr. Jane Kuehne at Auburn University by phone at (334) 844-6852 or by email at kuehnjm@auburn.edu.