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Exploring Intense Musical Experience
Keele, Staffs., March 1997


Society for Research in Psychology of Music and Music Education (SRPMME) Spring Day Conference EXPLORING INTENSE MUSICAL EXPERIENCE Saturday, 15 March 1997 at Keele University (Room CBA0.061, Chancellors Building) Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
PROGRAMME 11.00-11.30 Registration/Coffee Session 1 Chair: Professor Eric Clarke, Music Department, University of Sheffield 11.30-12.00 What do we know about what makes us respond strongly to music: Context, content and performance Professor John Sloboda, Psychology Department, Keele University 12.00-12.15 Open floor discussion 12.15-12.45 Intense but NOT emotional? The problems with describing experiences to music Mitch Waterman, Psychology Department, University of Leeds 12.45-13.00 Open floor discussion 13.00-14.00 Buffet Lunch Session 2 Chair: Professor Bob Morris, Psychology Department, University of Edinburgh 14.00-14.30 Musical mediums: intense musical experiences and the paranormal Melvyn Willin, Music Department, University of Sheffield 14.30-14.45 Open floor discussion 14.45-15.15 The experience and discourse of music therapy Gary Ansdell, Music Department, City University 15.15-15.30 Open floor discussion 15.30-16.00 Tea 16.00-16.30 Annual General Meeting End of Conference Conference Fee: 7 pounds and fifty pence per person (4.50 for students) to cover administrative expenses. Please make cheque payable to The Society for Research in Psychology of Music and Music Education A buffet lunch will be provided at a cost of 3 pounds per person PAYABLE ON THE DAY. If you wish to attend, please send cheque and indication of whether you require lunch to: Dr Susan O'Neill Conference Secretary SRPMME Department of Psychology University of Keele Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG Tel: +44(0)1782 584261 Fax: +44(0)1782 583387 Email: s.a.o'