RMA Music and Philosophy Study Group Conference

London, 17–18 July 2015

The Fifth Annual Conference of the RMA Music and Philosophy Study Group will take place on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th July 2015 at King’s College London.  The conference is being co-hosted by the Departments of Music and Philosophy at King’s College London and the Institute of Musical Research, University of London.  It is being held in collaboration with the Music and Philosophy Study Group of the American Musicological Society and De Musica – Laboratório de Estética e Filosofia da Música in Brazil.

Confirmed keynote speakers include: Christopher Peacocke (Columbia) and Kay Kaufman Shelemay (Harvard University).  Confirmed plenary panelists are Mark Evan Bonds (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Simon Frith (University of Edinburgh) and Hannah Ginsborg (University of California, Berkeley).

The call for papers has closed; however, further details of the conference are available at http://www.musicandphilosophy.ac.uk/conference-2015.

The event is generously supported by King’s College London, the Institute of Musical Research, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, the University of Hull, the British Society of Aesthetics, the Royal Musical Association, and Mind Association.