Music And The Moving Image VI

MUSIC AND THE MOVING IMAGE VI

CONFERENCE at NYU Steinhardt, May 20-22, 2011

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

The annual conference, Music and the Moving Image, encourages submissions from scholars and practitioners that explore the relationship between music, sound, and the entire universe of moving images (film, television, video games, iPod, computer, and interactive performances) through paper presentations.   This year’s conference will include a special session on teaching students about soundtracks. We invite those who teach within film, media, and/or music curricula to submit abstracts about applying particular theoretical approaches to the practice of teaching soundtracks. (For this special session, the faculty member should include with their abstract submission the courses they teach, their departmental affiliation, and the majors represented by their students.) The keynote address will be presented by Philip Tagg (Kojak: 50 Seconds of Television Music; Ten Little Title Tunes). Streaming video of the presentations will be available only at NYU from May 20-30, 2011.

 

The Program Committee includes Philip Tagg (see credits above); K.J.Donnelly (The Spectre of Sound, British Film Music and Film Musicals); Elsie Walker (Conversations with Directors; editor of Literature/Film Quarterly); and coeditors of Music and the Moving Image, Gillian B. Anderson (Haexan; Pandora’s Box; Music for Silent Film 1892-1929: A Guide); and NYU faculty, Ron  Sadoff (The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation; Chuck Jones: Memories of Childhood). The conference will run in conjunction with the NYU/ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop in Memory of Buddy Baker (May 24-June 2, 2011).

MaMI Conference website: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/music/scoring/conference/

 

Abstracts or synopses of papers (250 words) should be submitted to:  Dr. Ron Sadoff, [ mami.2011.conference@nyu.edu ] chair of the program committee, by no later than Dec. 11, 2010.

E-mail ron.sadoff@nyu.edu for more information.

 

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Ron Sadoff

New York University

35 West 4th St

Suite 777

New York, NY, 10012

 

MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS PROFESSIONS

Conference fee (May 20, 21, 22): $160.00 – Students: $85.00, Housing Available

 

 

 

 

 

Ronald H. Sadoff, Ph.D.

New York University

Dept. of Music and Performing Arts

Associate Professor & Director

Scoring for Film and Multimedia

35 West 4th St

Rm 622

NY, NY 10012

 

212-998-5779

http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/music/scoring/

MUSIC and the MOVING IMAGE

UIP Journal:  http://mmi.press.illinois.edu/