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Fifth European Music Analysis Conference
Bristol, April 2002


University of Bristol
4-7 April 2002

Following editions of the Conference in Colmar (F), Trento (I),
Montpellier (F) and Rotterdam (NL), the 5th European Music Analysis
Conference will take place in Bristol (GB), 4-7 April 2002.
The Conference begins at 14.00 on Thursday 4 April in the Music Department
(Victoria Rooms) of the University of Bristol. The Conference finishes at
13.00 on Sunday 7 April.

Highlights of the Conference include:

- Opening Address (Thursday 4 April) given by Prof. Arnold Whittall 
  (Emeritus Professor of Music Theory and Analysis, King's College 
  London, UK)
- Prof. Jonathan Dunsby (University of Reading, UK): Keynote Lecture 
  (Thursday 4 April) 'Derrick Puffett's Analytical Style and the 
  Evidence-Based Historiography of the Future'
- Prof. Jean-Jacques Nattiez (Université de Montréal, Canada): Keynote 
  Lecture (Friday 5 April) 'Analysing Music of the Oral Tradition: From 
  Structural Models to Hermeneutic Constructions (a Wedding Dance from 
- Prof. Dr. Clemens Kühn (Hochschule für Musik 'Carl Maria von Weber',
  Dresden, Germany): Keynote Lecture (Saturday 6 April) 'Music Theory in
  Germany: Science, Art or Practice?'
- Over 60 papers given by speakers from 22 countries throughout Europe and
  across the world. Session topics include Performance Studies, Darmstadt
  and Beyond, Theory and Metaphor, Beethoven, Oral Traditions, Analysis
  and Conductors, Music Theory in Russia, Listening/Cognition, Analysis
  and the New Technologies, German Music Theory, Analysing Early Vocal
  Music, Music in Eastern Europe, Popular Musics, Grammars.
- Round table discussion and demonstrations of The Pople Tonalities 
  Project with contributions from, among others, Prof. Anthony Pople and 
  Dr. Michael Russ (UK)
- Poster sessions
- Concert given by the Schubert Ensemble of London (Friday 5 April) of 
  music by Mozart, Fauré and Piers Hellawell. Described by Classic CD as 
  'one of the finest piano quartets performing today'
- Piano Recital given by Nicolas Hodges (Saturday 6 April) of Debussy, 
  Stockhausen and Bill Hopkins. His Royal Festival Hall performance of 
  Stockhausen's Klavierstück IX was described by the Sunday Times as 
- Book exhibition and sales, organised by Rosemary Dooley, including 
  representatives from major publishers.
- Wine reception sponsored by Blackwell Publishers.

The full programme and registration details can be consulted at



Bristol is situated 185 km west of London, from which it is easily
accessible by rail and road. There is a frequent rail service from London
Paddington (approx. 1h 30) to Bristol Temple Meads, and the city can also
be reached by major motorway links (M4, M5) from London, the North of
England and South West England. Regular direct scheduled flights to
Bristol International Airport are available from many major European

The Conference takes place in the Victoria Rooms, in the Clifton district
of Bristol.

Hotel accommodation at a special conference rate is offered by the Clifton
Hotels Group, situated only a short walk from the Victoria Rooms. Please
contact the hotels direct as listed below, stating that you are attending
the 'Music Analysis Conference'. The hotels cannot guarantee rooms or
prices for bookings made after 04/03/02. For further information about the
hotels, consult their website at

- Washington Hotel (tel: +44 117 973 3980; email: Single, twin & double rooms from 50GBP 
  per room inc. breakfast.
- Clifton Hotel (tel: +44 117 973 6882; email: Single, twin & double rooms from 50GBP per 
  room inc. breakfast.
- Rodney Hotel (tel: +44 117 973 5422; email:
  double rooms only from 50GBP per room inc. breakfast.
- Berkeley Square Hotel (tel: +44 117 925 4000; email: Single, twin & double rooms from 
  64GBP per room inc. breakfast.

The REGISTRATION FORM is downloadable from the Conference website.  
Please return by email to using the subject
line 'EuroMAC Booking' or by post to Margaret Peirson, EuroMAC Booking,
Victoria Rooms, Queens Road, BRISTOL BS8 1SA, UK or by fax to +44 117 954


Department of Music
University of Bristol
Victoria Rooms
Queens Road
Tel: +44-(0)117-954 5018
Fax: +44-(0)117-954 5027