IMS2022: 21st Quinquennial IMS Congress

Location: Athens, Greece
Dates: August 22–26, 2019

The 21st Quinquennial IMS Congress (IMS2022) will be held in Athens, Greece, from August 22 to 26, 2022. It is sponsored by the Hellenic Musicological Society under the aegis of the Department of Music Studies of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and the Department of Music Studies of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Conference website: http://avamus.org/en/2019-conference

The Mediterranean: Migrant Sounds

Location: Valencia, Spain
Dates: July 23–26, 2019

3rd Meeting of the IMS Study Group “Mediterranean Music Studies”
The 3rd meeting of the IMS Study Group “Mediterranean Music Studies” will be held in Valencia, Spain, during the 2nd International Conference of the Associació Valenciana de Musicologia, entitled The Mediterranean: Migrant Sounds, which is taking place from July 23 to 26, 2019.

Conference website: http://avamus.org/en/2019-conference

47th MedRen Music Conference

Location: Basel, Switzerland
Dates: July 3–6, 2019

The IMS Study Group “Musical Iconography” will feature prominently at the 47th Med­Ren Music Conference, hosted by the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, Basel, Switzerland, in July 2019, with a panel of nine papers (in three sessions): “Early Music Iconography: Methodological Worlds and Cultural Intersections.”

Conference website: https://medren2019basel.com

Atlantic Crossings: Music from 1492 through the Long 18th Century

Location: Boston, USA
Dates: June 7–8, 2019

The IMS Study Group “Early Music and the New World” will hold an open meeting during the session “From Colonies to Republics: Latin American Music in Transition, 1770–1825,” at the international conference Atlantic Crossings: Music from 1492 through the Long 18th Century at Boston University, USA, June 7 to 8, 2019.

Conference website: http://www.bu.edu/earlymusic/2018/09/26/program

Skalkottas Today

Location: Athens, Greece
Dates: November 29–December 1, 2019

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Nikos Skalkottas’s death, the Music Library of Greece “Lilian Voudouri” of the Friends of Music Society, the Megaron—the Athens Concert Hall, the Athens State Orchestra, the Greek Composer’s Union, the Foundation of Emilios Chourmouzios—Marika Papaioannou, and the European University of Cyprus are organizing an international conference in Athens from November 29 to December 1, 2019.

The conference will be held under the auspices of the Hellenic Musicological Society and the International Musicological Society.

Call for papers: musicology.org/pdfs/events/skalkottas_today_cfp.pdfm

IV ARLAC Conference

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Dates: November 5–9, 2019

The IMS Regional Association for Latin America and the Caribbean (ARLAC) will hold its fourth conference at the Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina “Santa María de Buenos Aires” from November 5 to 9, 2019. Members of the IMS are eligible for a reduced conference fee. The link to the call for papers can be found below.

Official website (including CFP): http://www.arlac-ims.com

IMSEA Conference 2019

Location: Suzhou, China
Dates: October 18–20, 2019

The IMS Regional Association for East Asia (IMSEA) warmly invites all music researchers to submit proposals for their fifth biennial conference, to be hosted by the School of Music at Soochow University, China, from October 18 to 20, 2019. All topics of musical scholarship are welcome, including those reflecting historical, ethnographic, analytical, sociological, and cognitive methods, especially presentations of an inter-disciplinary and/or inter-regional character. Participants need not currently reside or work in East Asia.

Official website (including CFP): http://imsea2019.music.suda.edu.cn

Sounds of Mass Media: Music in Journalism and Propaganda

Location: Växjö, Sweden
Dates: June 7–10, 2019

The 11th annual conference of the IMS Study Group “Music and Media” (MaM) will take place at the Linnæus University Växjö (LNU), Sweden, from June 7 to 9, 2019. Potential speakers should submit their proposals before March 15, 2019.

Official website (including CFP): https://studygroupmam.com