Cultural Counterpoints: Examining the Musical Interactions between the US and Latin America

A Conference in Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Indiana University Latin American Music Center

Oct. 19-23, 2011, at the Jacobs School of Music of Indiana University, Bloomington

Call for Papers

Extended submission deadline: 5pm EST, June 1st, 2011.

The Latin American Music Center invites scholars and music professionals to propose papers and presentations for the Conference CULTURAL COUNTERPOINTS, to take place October 19-23, 2011. Proposals must address the effects and impact of musical exchanges between the US and Latin America.

As long as the central issue of cross-cultural impact is engaged, papers and presentations can address any historical period and repertoire stream (such as art-, urban, popular or traditional music; film and commercial music), as well as any aspect of the musical phenomenon (such as compositional style, specific works, aesthetics, analysis, documentation, reception, migration, and performance practice).

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