International Conference on Technologies for Music Notation and Representation


The International Conference on Technologies for Music Notation and Representation is dedicated to issues in theoretical and applied research and development in Music Notation and Representation, with a strong focus on computer tools and applications, as well as a tight connection to music creation. "Technology" in the conference name refers to any mean that may contribute to the notation, representation and/or visualisation of the music and sound, for purposes that may include (but not limited to) music composition, performance, representation, transcription, analysis and pedagogy.

TENOR Conferences

The 2020 event was delayed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic
Proceedings (2020)
Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hamburg, Germany

July 24-27
Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

May 24-26
Concordia / McGill / UQAM, Montréal, Canada

May 24-26
University of A Coruña, A Coruña, Spain

May 27-29
Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK

May 28-30
Université Paris-Sorbonne / IRCAM, Paris, France

Hosting a TENOR Conference

The TENOR conference is intended to move around the world! If you are interested in hosting a TENOR edition, please submit a proposal to the Steering Committee. Guidelines and proposal forms are available here.

Feel free to contact the steering committee for any question or information.

Steering committee

The TENOR steering committee is committed in ensuring the continuity and scientific/musical standards of the TENOR conference series, to coordinate its scientific diffusion and animate the community. Members of the steering committee are nominated for a 3-year (renewable) period.
Applications to the steering committee are welcome anytime : please send a motivated email to sc at tenor-conference dot org

Current members of the steering committee are:

Former members:


To be informed about TENOR or share events and news related to music notation technology and research, subscribe to the music-notation mailing list via the web interface or via email.

To contact the steering committee, just send an email to: sc at tenor-conference dot org