1st Academic Conference on “Music, Communication and Performance”

23-24 June 2018

The “Associazione Europea di Musica e Comunicazione” organizes the 1st Academic Conference on “Music, Communication and Performance”. The conference promotes interdisciplinary research and original approaches in any field of musicology, communication studies, philosophy, literature, etc., and in any field of artistic performance that involve music. NEWS: deadline for receiving the abstracts of papers and performances has been extended to May 31, 2018.

Formats: 15-minute presentations (+5 minutes of discussion) and artistic performances (30-45 minutes); poster presentations, round-tables, panels, and other forms may also be considered. The conference language is English.

The conference will be held on 23-24 June 2018, at the “Bruno Mezzena Academy of Music and Communication” in Montecassiano, Italy. Montecassiano features in the list of “Italy’s most beautiful villages”, and is just kilometers from some of the most pristine beaches of the Adriatic Sea, as well as from cultural sites such as poet Giacomo Leopardi’s birthplace.

The keynote speech will be given by Professor Monika Fink (University of Innsbruck); the keynote performance will be given by pianist and composer Martin Münch

Organized by Alberto Nones, PhD, and Ricciarda Belgiojoso, PhD

All information on submissions and conditions of participation at nonesal.wixsite.com/conference

The venue for the performances is equipped with restored 1883 Bechstein grand The venue for the presentations is equipped with Kawai and Boesendorfer grand, computer, projector, and sound system