Conferences in musicology

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List of forthcoming conferences

  1. Music and shared imaginaries: nationalisms, communities, and choral singing, Aveiro, Portugal, October–November 2014
  2. Emigration, Integration and Creative Productivity: Alfred Schnittke in Hamburg, 1990-1998, Hamburg, November 2014
  3. The Listening Experience Database Symposium 2014, London, November 2014
  4. Society for Music Analysis (SMA) Music Analysis Workshop, Cardiff, November 2014
  5. The Wizard of Oz and the Western Cultural Imagination: A Conference celebrating and interrogating 75 years of the MGM Musical, Brighton, November 2014
  6. Emigration, integration and creative productivity: Alfred Schnittke in Hamburg, 1990-1998, Hamburg, November 2014
  7. Re-thinking Music Analysis and Performance, Oxford, November 2014
  8. C.P.E. Bach and Eighteenth-Century Keyboard Culture, Oxford, November 2014
  9. The Study of Musical Experiences: Data Collection, Interpretation and Analysis, Bergen, Norway, November 2014
  10. Charles Dibdin and his World, London, November 2014
  11. Sounds of Wars and Victories: Images of Military Musicians on Battlefields and Promenades, New York, November 2014
  12. Music and War in Europe from the Napoleonic Era to the WWI, Lucca, Italy, November 2014
  13. Music and Figurative Arts in the Twentieth Century, Lucca, Italy, November 2014
  14. Pietro Marchitelli, Michele Mascitti, And Neapolitan Instrumental Music, Chieti, Italy, November 2014
  15. Audio Technologies for Music and Media, Ankara, Turkey, November 2014
  16. The Charisma of Dissonance, Melbourne, November–December 2014
  17. Tacit or Loud: where is the knowledge in art?, Malmö, November–December 2014
  18. Nineteenth-century grand opera outside Paris, Copenhagen, December 2014
  19. ACADPROG Network–Prog Rock Conference, Dijon, December 2014
  20. 9th Conference on Interdisciplinary Musicology, Berlin, December 2014
  21. Nationalism in Music in the Totalitarian State (1945-1989), Budapest, January 2015
  22. II International Congress: Music and Audio-visual Culture MUCA, Murcia, Spain, January 2015
  23. RMA Research Students’ Conference, Bristol, January 2015
  24. Hearing Landscape Critically: Music, Place, and the Spaces of Sound, Cambridge, MA, USA, January 2015
  25. Industrielle Volksmusik for the Twenty-First Century. Kraftwerk and the Birth of Electronic Music in Germany, Birmingham, January 2015
  26. Dreams of Germany – Music and (Trans)national Imaginaries in the Modern Era, London, February 2015
  27. Compositional Aesthetics and the Political, London, February 2015
  28. Work & Play: Economies of Music, Cambridge, MA, USA, February 2015
  29. Composing American Opera, Towson, MD, USA, February 2015
  30. Pacific Northwest (PNW) Graduate Music Conference 2015, Vancouver, February 2015
  31. Postmodernity’s Musical Pasts: Rediscoveries and Revivals after 1945, New York, March 2015
  32. Intertextuality in Music since 1900, Lisbon, March 2015
  33. International Conference on the Multimodal Experience of Music, Sheffield, March 2015
  34. Authorship in Music, Oxford, March 2015
  35. Music under German Occupation, 1938 -1945: Complicity and Resistance, Manchester, March–April 2015
  36. 2nd International Conference on Music and Consciousness, Oxford, April 2015
  37. Modernist Musics and Political Aesthetics, Nottingham, April 2015
  38. Popular Music Fandom and the Public Sphere, Chester, April 2015
  39. Musical Transitions to European Colonialism in India and the Malay World, London, April 2015
  40. 6th International Musicological Student Conference-Competition, Tbilisi, Georgia, April 2015
  41. Language, Music and Computing, St Petersburg, April 2015
  42. Music from the perspective of globalization, Poznań, April 2015
  43. Mapping the post-Tridentine motet (ca. 1560-ca. 1610): Text, style and performance, Nottingham, April 2015
  44. MVSA Conference May 2015 – Victorian Sense and the Senses, Iowa City, USA, May 2015
  45. 2015 Conference of the Historical Keyboard Society of North America (HKSNA): French Connections – Networks of Influence and Modes of Transmission of French Baroque Keyboard Music, Montreal, May 2015
  46. City of Light: Paris 1900-1950, London, May 2015
  47. Interpretationsforschung – Musical Performance with Reference to Historical Texts and Sound Documents, Bern, May 2015
  48. TENOR 2015: First International Conference on New Technologies for Music Notation and Representation, Paris, May 2015
  49. Over and Over Exploring repetition in popular music, Liege, June 2015
  50. (re)storing performance – The Feldenkrais Method and Creative Practice, Bath, June 2015
  51. Listening Cinematically, Egham, June 2015
  52. Magnified & Sanctified: The Music of Jewish Prayer, Leeds, June 2015
  53. IAML/IMS New York 2015 “Music Research in the Digital Age”, New York, June 2015
  54. Performing Brahms in the Twenty-first Century, Leeds, June–July 2015
  55. 2015 International Music Analysis Conference (KeeleMAC) and Postgraduate Summer School, Keele, July 2015
  56. Keele Music Analysis Conference, Keele, July 2015
  57. International Conference on Music, Intertextuality, and Inter-Art Forms in Third Republic France: Remembering Paul Dukas at 150, Maynooth, Ireland, July 2015
  58. Audio-Visual Archives Conference, London, July 2015
  59. Exploring the Romantic Piano Concerto, Dublin, July 2015
  60. SMA Music Analysis Summer School, Keele, July 2015
  61. Voices and Books 1500-1800, Newcastle, July 2015
  62. 10th Biennial International Conference on Music in 19th-Century Britain, Glasgow, July 2015
  63. Seventeenth Nordic Musicological Congress, Aalborg, Denmark, August 2015
  64. Petrus Alamire – New Perspectives on Polyphony, Antwerp, August 2015
  65. Christian Congregational Music: Local and Global Perspectives, Oxford, August 2015
  66. Music and the Nordic Breakthrough: Sibelius/Nielsen/Glazunov 2015, Oxford, August–September 2015
  67. Royal Musical Association Annual Conference, Birmingham, September 2015
  68. Musical Legacies of State Socialism: Revisiting Narratives about Post-World War II Europe, Belgrade, September 2015
  69. Music and the Nordic Breakthrough: Sibelius/Nielsen/Glazunov 2015, Oxford, August–September 2015
  70. Tracking the Creative Process in Music, Paris, October 2015
  71. North Atlantic Fiddle Convention, Sydney, NS, Canada, October 2015
  72. Gabriel Fauré: Effable and Ineffable, Seattle, October 2015
  73. The European Salon: Nineteenth-Century Salonmusik, Maynooth, Ireland, October 2015

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