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2019 Annual Meeting of the New Zealand Musicological Society: ‘Musical Intersections’

Posted: April 28th, 2019 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

29 November to 1 December, 2019
University of Auckland, New Zealand

As the field of musicology has expanded and developed over recent decades, the notion of intersection between musical texts, methodologies, historical periods, genres, and styles has become increasingly important. Musicologists are not content to examine only one event or text at a given time, but rather we search for new ways to explore music across a wide variety of contexts, exploring how differences come together to provide deeper explanations of our musical activities. This conference examines the various ways musicologists carry out this intersectional work in the plenitude of sites that are the focus of our explorations.

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From atypical to paradigmatic? Artistic work in contemporary capitalist societies

Posted: April 26th, 2019 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

Call for papers for Special Issue 2/2020

Edited by: Pierre Bataille (University of Lausanne), Sonia Bertolini (University of Turin), Clementina Casula (University of Cagliari), Marc Perrenoud (University of Lausanne)

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Agents and Actors: Networks in Music History

Posted: April 24th, 2019 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

Sixth Sibelius Academy Symposium on Music History
Wednesday 3 June—Friday 5 June, 2020
Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki, Finland
Deadline for submissions: September 30, 2019

The Fifth Symposium took institutionalisation as its theme in order to contribute to and clarify the ways in which they exert power, the relationships between then, and the hierarchies they establish. In the final plenary session, delegates debated a range of topics that might be given further consideration in the next symposium. The discussion largely focussed on two areas of interest – heritage and networks – and both were considered important current areas of work with which the next symposium could engage. It has been decided that the sixth symposium should concentrate on networks and music, while the seventh would focus on questions of heritage.

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EUPOP 2019

Posted: April 24th, 2019 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, July 16th – 18th, 2019

EXTENDED Deadline: 26th April, 2019

Individual paper and panel contributions are welcomed for the eighth annual international conference of the European Popular Culture Association (EPCA), to be held at Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, Ireland, July 16th – 18th, 2019.

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Music and/as Process

Posted: April 23rd, 2019 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

The Music and/as Process RMA Study Group are pleased to announce the following Call for Proposals for their event at the ICMP in London on 26th July.

This will not be a typical conference event as we have held before, but will focus on the process, and processes, of realising collaborative scores. Therefore the day will consist of workshops, discussion, and eventual performance of the music selected.

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