Art Music for All

Art Music for All (AMFA) is an organization dedicated to disseminating art music and ideas about it that promote radical notions on how music can influence politics and society.

AMFA CALL FOR PAPERS/SCORES:

Purpose: Accumulating content for AMFA’s first online publication.

Important Dates: Opening of the call is Nov. 1, 2016. The DEADLINE is February 1, 2017. The publication will be available April 2017.

If you have questions: Email all submissions, questions. and concerns to musicforallamfa@gmail.com

Subject of papers/scores: For our first publications, we are seeking materials that generally relate to our platform and mission statement (see below for full platform.) AMFA’s mission statement is:

Art Music for All is an organization dedicated to disseminating art music and ideas about it that promote radical notions on how music can influence politics and society.

Submitting a paper: Papers can be in two formats: 1) A scholarly study related to any part of AMFA’s mission statement or platform. 2) An essay describing first-hand accounts about how you, someone you know, or an organization you know of works to achieve anything listed on the AMFA platform. In both cases, please email an abstract of your paper. If we are interested in publishing your work, we will contact you about receiving the full paper.

Submitting a score: If you are a composer who strives to bring attention to political/social issues through your music, please email us a score (.pdf format) and recording if one is available (send in .mp3 formats. If file is too big to email, provide a link your recording via a cloud storage service such as DropBox or Google Drive.)

Compensation: AMFA believes in fair compensation for labor. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide compensation to neither our committee members nor those of you who submit to us for publication. AMFA is young and our goal is to be able to start paying everyone who labors in any kind of way on our behalf as soon as possible. Please, do not toil exclusively for this submission. We hope that what you are submitting is something you have already created and that our publication can help increase visibility for the great things musicians are doing for the world.

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