Einstein playing the violin


Einstein playing the violin

As a keen and talented violinist, music was one of Einstein’s life long passions. He adored Mozart and worshipped Bach of whom he wrote in response to an editor, “I have this to say about Bach’s works; listen, play, love, revere – and keep your trap shut.”



The Society for Music Theory

The Society for Music Theory (SMT) promotes music theory as both a scholarly and a pedagogical discipline. Today our Society has a membership of over 1200 music theorists worldwide, whose interests embrace a varied and growing range of subject matter.