Film Music Conference
Celebrating the Centennials of Bernard Herrmann & Nino Rota
Tuesday 6 – Thursday 8 September 2011
School of Music, University of Leeds
Call for Papers & Films
Particular areas of interest include the following, though paper proposals dealing with all aspects and methodologies of film music scholarship will be considered:
– The film scores of Bernard Herrmann and/or Nino Rota
– Links between film music and theatre music
– Film score processes
– Research methods in film music
Proposals with brief abstracts (c. 150 words) for papers of 20 minutes’ duration should be sent by email to Ian Sapiro (email@example.com) by Friday 6 May 2011.
We also welcome submissions from composers who wish to screen short films with original scores.
– Films should last no longer than 15 minutes
– Composers should prepare an introduction of no longer than 5 minutes to be presented before the screening
A copy of the film should be sent either in electronic format by email to Ian Sapiro (firstname.lastname@example.org), or on DVD by post to Ian Sapiro, School of Music, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9JT, UK by Friday 6 May 2011. Proposals should also include a brief abstract (c. 150 words).
For further details contact Ian Sapiro (email@example.com).http://www.leeds.ac.uk/music/conferences/filmmusic11
This conference is presented in association with Dare, a collaborative partnership between the University of Leeds and Opera North.