National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors

Journal Submissions

The NACWPI Journal invites original, scholarly papers that address wind and percussion pedagogy, history, literature, and performance on the college/university level. All papers should be submitted electronically as Word documents with footnote references formatted according to the latest edition of the Chicago Manuel of Style and any allusions to pitch designated in Scientific Pitch Notation (A4, C5, etc.). Articles that have appeared in or that have been submitted to other publications in any form whatsoever will not be published. All submissions are adjudicated by an editorial board through a process of peer review. Contributors are notified with regard to the status of their paper. All authors must be members of NACWPI prior to the publication of their articles.

All articles should be sent to: Dr. Shannon McDonald, Editor, NACWPI Journal at

In addition, the NACWPI Journal invites music, recording, and book reviews. Those interested in submitting recordings should contact Dr. Vanessa Davis, Associate Editor for Recording Reviews, at Those submitting print materials should contact Dr. Lori Ardovino, Associate Editor for Publications Reviews, at

Submission deadlines are as follows:

   -Fall, Issue 1 - June 1

   -Winter, Issue 2 - October 1

   -Spring, Issue 3 - February 1     NACWPI   Station 6670   Montevallo, AL 35115

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