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Music Analysis in Europe Today
Rotterdam, October 1999

Rotterdams Conservatorium and the Dutch Society for Music Theory Fourth European Music Analysis Conference ANALYSIS IN EUROPE TODAY 21-24 October 1999
The Fourth European Music Analysis Conference will be hosted by Rotterdams Conservatorium in conjunction with the Dutch Society for Music Theory, and will be held in Rotterdam from 21 to 24 October 1999. The Conference's theme - "Analysis in Europe Today" - will be explored in a number of analytical symposia, round-table discussions and other sessions. In addition, there will be an all-day plenary session "Analysis in Europe Today: The Different Traditions"; among other things, this will present the results of a European-wide survey on teaching practices and research activity in theory and analysis. Conference delegates will also be able to attend a number of concerts, including a performance by Irvin Arditti of Ligeti's Violin Concerto with the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Reinbert de Leeuw. During the conference the International Gaudeamus Competition for young composers and performers of contemporary music will take place. The programme for the conference is available at: http://www.hmtr.nl/rc/eng/index.htm together with the programme for the Première Biennale de Musique Contemporaine de Rotterdam and the 32nd International Gaudeamus Competition in Interpretation, and together with registration forms for these events. Further information can be obtained from: Patrick van Deurzen, Analysis in Europe Today Rotterdams Conservatorium Pieter de Hoochweg 222 3024 BJ ROTTERDAM HOLLAND Tel: +31 (0)10 213 3197 fax: +31 (0)10 413 1222 e-mail: pdeurzen@xs4all.nl