The April 2018 issue of Breve Notes has been released and can be found here.

The 2018 Program Committee is now accepting proposals for presentations for the upcoming SEMLA Annual Meeting in Tallahassee, October 11th-13th, 2018. If you are interested in submitting a presentation proposal for this meeting, please include a title and a brief abstract of its projected content. Also indicate whether the presentation would fit best in a 30-minute or 45-minute time slot. Please note that presenters and co-presenters are required to register for the SEMLA meeting, even if only for a single day. Please submit all proposals to the SEMLA Program Committee Chair, Keith Knop: The deadline for submissions is Friday, May 25th, 2018.

SEMLA now offers and invites applications for two travel grants, the Pauline Shaw Bayne Travel Grant which supports travel and lodging expenses for the SEMLA Annual Meeting in Tallahassee, FL, in October 2018 and the SEMLA National MLA Travel Grant which supports similar expenses to attend the Music Library Association's Annual Meeting in St. Louis, MO in February 2019. We are now accepting applications for both grants through September 1, 2018. Applicants must submit all required documents electronically (Word or PDF files preferred) or via U.S. Post (priority mail), to arrive by September 1, 2018 to:

Chris Durman
George F. DeVine Music Library
G04 Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
1741 Volunteer Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37996-2600

If you have any questions, please contact Chris by e-mail or phone (865-974-7542).

Recipients of the Pauline Shaw Bayne Travel Grant will be notified no later than September 11, 2018. Recipients of the SEMLA National MLA Travel Grant will be notified at the time of the annual SEMLA meeting.

The SEMLA Travel Grant Committee: Gary Boye, Appalachian State University; Sarah Dorsey, UNC Greensboro; and Chris Durman (Chair), University of Tennessee

The August 2017 issue of Breve Notes is now available.

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