RMA Research Students’ Conference

Call for papers and compositions:


Deadline: 27th October 2014

The upcoming RMA Research Students’ Conference will be hosted by the Department of Music at the University of Bristol from 8-10th January 2015. Founded in 1874, the RMA is the foremost society in the UK dedicated to the study of music. The RMA Research Students’ Conference welcomes all postgraduates, studying in the UK or abroad, to present research in music, musicology and related areas in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. There will also be a wealth of performance and composition workshop activity, including student compositions performed by the Bristol Ensemble, Bristol University Loudspeaker Orchestra, and Schola Cantorum.

We look forward to welcoming you to Bristol.

Invited speakers

  • Dr. Bettina Varwig (King’s College London)
  • Dr. Janet Topp Fargion (British Library)
  • Professor Rachel Beckles Willson (Royal Holloway)

Conference dinner

More details to follow.

More information

Conference Venue: University of Bristol Music Department (Victoria Rooms)

Three-Day Conference: Thursday 8th to Saturday 10th January 2015

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More information at: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/arts/gradschool/pg-activity/conferences/rma/

If you have any general queries, please contact us via the conference emailv (rma-2015@bristol.ac.uk).

Programme Committee: Dr. Justin Williams (Chair), Dr. Neal Farwell, Cecilia Quaintrell, Philip Burnett, James Taylor.