Music in Video Games Study Afternoon

University of Southampton, 21 October 2014

The Music Department at the University of Southampton are hosting a Music in Video Games Study Afternoon on Tuesday 21 October 2014 (3pm) in Building 2/Room 1083, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ. This event is open to the public and admission is free.

Music in Video Games Study Afternoon
·       William Gibbons (Texas Christian University) ‘Remixed Metaphors: Manipulating Classical Music and its Meanings in Video Games’
·       Tim Summers (University of Oxford) ‘Playing against the Rules: Game Music’s Challenge to Musicology’.
·       Mark Sweeney (University of Oxford) ‘Songs of Skyrim: Folk Music and Identity in The Elder Scrolls V’
·       K.J. Donnelly (University of Southampton) ‘Play is Purposeless Art: What is Video Game Music?’
For further details, contact Hettie Malcomson: h.malcomson@soton.ac.uk
Or visit: http://www.southampton.ac.uk/music/news/index.page?