Music And The Moving Image V

 
 

MUSIC AND THE MOVING IMAGE V

CONFERENCE at NYU Steinhardt

May 21-23, 2010

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 and plenary sessions. Two keynote addresses will be presented by Karen Collins (From Pac-Man to Pop Music; Game Sound: An Introduction to the History, Theory, and Practice of Video Game Music and Sound Design) and video game composer Tom Salta (Tom Clancy's: H.A.W.X, Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 1 & 2, Red Steel). Streaming video versions of presentations will be available only at NYU from May 21-29, 2010. 

Accepted papers will be considered for inclusion in the peer-reviewed online journal Music and the Moving Image: http://mmi.press.uiuc.edu/ 
  
The Program Committee includes Karen Collins (see credits above); James Buhler (Music and Cinema; Hearing the Movies); Julie Brown (Western Music and Race; The Sounds of Early Cinema in Britain); 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 18-27, 2010).

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

Abstracts or synopses of papers (250 words) should be submitted to:  Dr. Ron Sadoff, chair of the program committee, by no later than Dec. 11, 2009.

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


Ron Sadoff

New York University

35 West 4th St - Room 777

New York, NY, 10012  

 

Conference fee: $150.00 - Students: $75.00, Housing Available  

MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS PROFESSIONS  

35 West 4th Street - New York City