CFP Music between China and the West

Music between China and the West in the Age of Discovery
CFP deadline: January 15, 2018
Dates: May 14-16, 2018
Webpage: http://www.arts.cuhk.edu.hk/~music/discoveryconference2018/
Chinese University of Hong Kong
The conference seeks to foster new basic research into the identification and interpretation of musical historical sources spanning from Beijing to Lisbon and beyond in the Age of Discovery (understood broadly as from the Han through the Qing dynasties). Among other possibilities, it addresses such questions as: What role did each other’s music play in academies, courts, and coffee/tea houses? How did Chinese rites and the Chinese Rites Controversy influence musical discourses? CFP Music between China and the West weiterlesen

CONFERENCE Free Music Encoding Course

CONFERENCE Free Music Encoding Course Univ. of Virginia, Charlottesville, October 20
A free, three-day, MEI workshop will be offered Monday, October 2nd through Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 at the University of Virginia Library in Charlottesville, Virginia. Led by members of the Music Encoding Initiative Board and Technical Team, the workshop will consist of two parallel tracks – “Introduction to MEI” and “Advanced MEI”. CONFERENCE Free Music Encoding Course weiterlesen

Seeing and Hearing the “Beyond”

Seeing and Hearing the “Beyond”:
Art, Music, and Mysticism in the Long Nineteenth Century

2018 Annual Conference
Courtauld Institute of Art & King’s College London
5 – 7 April 2018, London
About
The 2018 Annual Conference for art history and visual culture will be co-hosted by the Courtauld Institute of Art and King’s College London. Academic sessions that papers will respond to the idea of ‘looking outwards’. This international 3 day event will look at art history in the broadest sense, and will incorporate a diverse range of speakers and perspectives. Seeing and Hearing the “Beyond” weiterlesen

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION Public Music Discourse

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION
Public Music Discourse In Honor of the Bernstein Centenary
Proposal deadline: December 1, 2017
Conference dates: March 2-3, 2018
Conference web site: http://www.sc.edu/study/colleges_schools/music/concerts_and_events/bernstein_mass/bernstein_public_music_discourse/index.php
Conference venue: University of South Carolina, Columbia
Through his Thursday Evening Previews, Young People’s Concerts, Omnibus television programs, and in other venues, Leonard Bernstein demonstrated a voracious appetite for communicating with the public about music and music making. To celebrate the centenary of his birth, the University of South Carolina School of Music hosts a conference devoted to the topic of public music discourse, March 2–3, 2018. CALL FOR PARTICIPATION Public Music Discourse weiterlesen