Thirty-second Annual Conference
of the

Society for American Music
and the

National Conference on Black Music Research
sponsored by the

Center for Black Music Research
Columbia College Chicago
15-19 March 2006
Chicago, Illinois

General Conference Information
Online Registration (via CBMR site)
Special and Ticketed Events

Conference-Sponsored Tours
Chicago Sights and Tours

SAM/CBMR Final Program with Abstracts (PDF format)
Hotel Information
Travel Information
Advertising in the Conference Program
Conference Registration Form (PDF format)


(Image courtesy of Chicago Public Library)



2006 Honorary Member:

Muhal Richard Abrams

Program Committee:
Naomi Andre, Chair; George Boziwick, Tara Browner, Daniel Goldmark, Denise Von Glahn, Deane Root, Josephine Wright


Local Arrangements:
Mariana Whitmer (SAM), Morris Phibbs (CBMR)


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