Alfred Schnittke: Between two worlds



Alfred Schnittke: Between two worlds

International Symposium presented by the Centre for Russian Music, the Alfred Schnittke Archive ( Goldsmiths, University of London) , in association with London Philharmonic Orchestra and Southbank Centre, London.

Saturday 21 November 2009 – Deptford Town Hall, London
Sunday 22 November 2009 - Purcell Room, Southbank Centre , London

Proposals are invited for papers (20 minutes) on
any topic related to Schnittke and his work in its broadest context.

Suggested themed sessions:

Schnittke, Soviet and Post-Soviet culture/politics
Shostakovich and Schnittke
Schnittke and German culture
Schnittke and Western post-modernism
Schnittke , film industry and pop music
Schnittke, music theory and analysis

Abstracts of up to 250 words for papers in English should be sent to Alexander Ivashkin ( The deadline for receipt of abstracts is 10 April, 2009.
Abstracts may be sent as attachments (in Word documents in or in RichText Format) but please back up the attachment with a plain-text version in the main e-mail. They should be accompanied by information about the author under the following headings:

Address of Institution
100-word CV
Postal Address
Phone, Fax, E-Mail

The final decision on abstracts will be made by 11 May, 2009, and contributors will be informed very soon thereafter.

Selected papers will be published.