Archive for April, 2013

Pictures from TAGS 2013

Pictures from TAGS 2013 taken (mostly) by Shay Loya. Click on any thumbnail to see the full picture.

Posted on 20th April 2013 by Shay Loya in Uncategorized No comments »

Bursaries for the RMA Study Day

For the attention of all postgraduate students:

Keele University has awarded 5 postgraduate bursaries to go towards the costs of students participating in the Study Day, Studying the ‘Tonal’ Avant-Garde: Methodologies of Twentieth-Century Music, 1900-1960, RMA Postgraduate Study Day, Saturday 22 June 2013. This is to fund participation in special workshops taking place on the day. The themes are:

1. Gender/camp theory
2. Musical geographies
3. Analytical approaches
4. Archival study

If you are a student and are presenting at the Poulenc conference or are planning to attend it, you are welcome to take part in the workshops too. Here is the workshop website: http://www.keele.ac.uk/music/concerts-events-forums/postgradstudyday22june/

Proposals should be sent to Jessica Beck (v2o00@students.keele.ac.uk) by the deadline of Friday 26 April 2013.

Please click here for a little more detail of the event.

Posted on 16th April 2013 by Shay Loya in Uncategorized No comments »

CFP: Music Theory and Aesthetics (GMTH)

The Gesellschaft für Musiktheorie (GMTH) is hosting its 13th Annual Meeting at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Rostock, between the 4th and 6th October, 2013. The conference, organized by Dr. Jan Philipp Sprick and Prof. Peter Manfred Wolf, will concentrate on ‘Music Theory and Aesthetics‘ and possible topic areas include:

• Subject area of aesthetics: reflection on art of theory of sensory perception?
• History of aesthetics, musical aesthetics and music theory: differences and
interferences
• Aesthetics and value judgment: normative aesthetics and music-theoretical
practice
• Aesthetic experience and music analysis
• Music theory as (contemporary) theory of art

There are four different proposal formats, depending on whether you want to present a paper, workshop, themed session or book presentation. For the full details, including links to the submission website, click here.

For further queries, email Dr Jan Philipp Sprick: jan.sprick@gmx.net.

The deadline for submission of proposals is 19th May 2013
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Posted on 15th April 2013 by Shay Loya in CFPs, Music Analysis, Sister Organizations, Uncategorized No comments »