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The U2 Conference

The U2 Conference
U2: POPVision 2018
CFP Deadline: December 15, 2017
Conference date: June 13-15, 2018
Conference venue: Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland
Call for Presentations: Papers, Panels, Posters, Performances and Chairs
As a conference theme, U2: POPVision invites presentations investigating, articulating and critiquing the guiding aesthetic, musical, political, theological, gendered, material and cultural visions specific to U2’s Pop era of 1997-98 for their efficacy then and now, as well as welcoming an examination of popular music’s power to cast visions that shape its own narrative and help construct and complicate larger cultural conversations, in which U2’s visions have long been engaged. The U2 Conference 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

Conference Georg Philipp Telemann

Conference Georg Philipp Telemann: Enlightenment and Postmodern Perspectives
Dates: 12-14 October 2017
Venue: Temple University, Philadelphia
Program and information:
This conference, the first devoted to Telemann in the English-speaking world, commemorates the 250th anniversary of the composer’s death. Paper sessions, featuring twenty leading scholars from the USA, Germany, the UK, and Japan, will be held at Temple University in Philadelphia. The conference is at the center of a week-long Philadelphia Telemann Festival that includes performances by Tempesta di Mare (, Night Music (, ensembles from Temple’s Boyer College of Music and Dance, and viola da gambist Thomas Fritzsch. Conference Georg Philipp Telemann weiterlesen

Institutionalization in Music History

Inside, Outside, and in Between: Institutionalization in Music History. Fifth Sibelius Academy Symposium on Music History.

June 6–8, 2018

Proposal deadline: September 30, 2017

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Conference venue: Music Centre Helsinki, Finland
Conference theme: The role of institutions and the institutional process in music history.
The fifth Sibelius Academy symposium on music history focuses on issues relating to the cultural control and cultural norms that have been—and still are—established by musical institutions. Institutionalization in Music History weiterlesen