Interconnections: The Science, Art And Practice Of Music


The Science, Art and Practice of Music

Postgraduate Conference





6-7 May 2011


Keynote Speaker: John Irving (Director of IMR)

Workshop: Daniel Müllensiefen (Goldsmiths, University of London)


The Institute of Musical Research is holding a training conference which unites postgraduate music students for the expansion and exploration of the multi-faceted discipline of musical studies.  INTERCONNECTIONS aims to provide a friendly and constructive atmosphere within a formal structure where students can present research and receive critical feedback. The conference builds on the collaborative and interdisciplinary platform of the IMR, providing an opportunity for students of music to come in contact with a variety of subjects whilst serving as a base to connect with other postgraduates.


This conference is organised by the IMR student representatives:

Elina G. Hamilton (Bangor University), Mats Küssner (King’s College, London)


Call for Papers


The conference warmly invites postgraduate students in their early stages of research to submit 150-word proposals for 20-min papers on any kind of music research from a wide variety of disciplines within musical studies:

Historical Musicology, Ethnomusicology, Analysis and Theory, Performance Practice, Music Psychology, Neurosciences, Cognitive/Computer Sciences, Acoustics, Philosophy, Sociology, Aesthetics, Cultural and Gender Studies, Popular Music, etc.


Abstracts must be submitted by 28 February 2011 to



Galwad am Bapurau

Mae’r gynhadledd yn gwahodd yn gynnes fyfyrwyr ôl-raddedig yng nghyfnod cynnar eu hymchwil i gyflwyno cynigion mewn 150 o eiriau ar gyfer papur 20-munud ar unrhyw fath o ymchwil i gerddoriaeth o amrywiaeth eang o ddisgyblaethau o fewn astudiaethau cerddorol:
Cerddoreg Hanesyddol, Ethnogerddoreg, Dadansoddi a Theori, Ymarfer Perfformio, Seicoleg Cerddoriaeth, Niwrowyddorau, Gwyddorau Gwybyddol/ Cyfrifiadurol, Acwsteg, Athroniaeth, Cymdeithaseg, Estheteg, Astudiaethau Diwylliannol a Gender, Cerddoriaeth Boblogaidd, etc.
Rhaid cyflwyno crynodebau erbyn 28 Chwefror 2011 i