Royal Musical Association (RMA):
“51st Annual Conference 2015”
10 and 12 September 2015 – University of Birmingham
Deadline: 28 November 2014
The Royal Musical Association will assemble for its 51st Annual Conference at the University of Birmingham between 10 and 12 September 2015. The Edward Dent lecture will be given by Alexander Rehding (Harvard University) and the Peter Le Huray lecture by Anahid Kassabian (University of Liverpool). The programme committee invites proposals for themed sessions (90 minutes), lecture recitals (45 minutes), individual papers (20 minutes), and posters. For themed sessions, any format – including sound installations, performance-based presentations, compositions workshops – may be proposed, as long as it fits into a 90-minute slot. The committee welcomes proposals from leading scholars and practitioners as well as early-career researchers. The aim is to represent the entire scope of current musical scholarship.
Programme Committee: Eliot Bates (University of Birmingham), Warwick Edwards (RMA/University of Glasgow), Ben Earle (University of Birmingham), Andrew Kirkman (University of Birmingham, Chair), Deborah Mawer (Birmingham Conservatoire/University of Huddersfield), Laura Tunbridge (University of Oxford), Scott Wilson (University of Birmingham).
Further details at www.birmingham.ac.uk/rma2015
The deadline for proposals is 28 November 2014.