The Department of Musicology of the Faculty of Music, University of Arts in Belgrade, has decided to postpone the Conference due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Conference will take place in Belgrade from 21 to 23 October 2021.
A SECOND CALL FOR PAPER IS OPEN NOW.
Conference Research Topics:
- Interpretive criticism in musicology versus primary research and the “new musicology”
- Musical hermeneutics versus semiotics and structural analysis of music
- Musical hermeneutics / interpretation in history and as history
- Musical work / discourse / text as interpretation
- Musical language and meaning, reference, representation, narrativity and time
- Musical metaphor and metaphor in the discourse on music
- Subjectivity and objectivity in musical interpretation
- Music and / as performance
- Musical performance and / as analysis of music
- Historically informed performance as a field of recreation of the past
- The listener as interpreter
The official language of the conference is English. It is possible to deliver papers also in German, French, Russian, and Serbian, but the authors are kindly requested to provide a Power-Point presentation in English or the translation of their papers in English. The time limit for the presentation and discussion of your paper is set at 30 minutes in total. Selected papers presented at the conference will be published in the proceedings.
- Danielle Cohen-Levinas
Professor of Musicology and Philosophy Université Paris 4 / ENS-CNRS, France
- Robert S. Hatten
Marlene & Morton Meyerson Professor in Music
Professor of Music Theory
Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music
The University of Texas at Austin, USA
- Lawrence Kramer
Distinguished Professor of English and Music Fordham University, USA
- Makis Solomos
Professor of Musicology Université Paris 8, France
- Eero Tarasti
Professor emeritus of Musicology The University of Helsinki, Finland
Both participation at the Conference and the publication of a text whose topic has been accepted by the Programme Committee are conditional upon the payment of the participation fee.
The travel expenses, per diem expenses and hotel accommodation are to be covered by the participants. The fee can be paid on the spot or with PayPal (120€; early bird, deadline
June 15th, 2020: 100€; PhD candidates: 50€).
Deadline for early bird payments is extended to July 15th, 2021.
Participants will be notified about PayPal payments instructions.
May 11th, 2020
March 15th, 2021
The submission deadline
Please submit your paper topic (including the thematic area as listed above) to
Ivana Petković Lozo at e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include your short biography and an abstract of 250 words.
June 1st, 202 0
May 10th, 2021
Feedback on submissions
You will be notified if your topic has been accepted.
July 15th, 2020
July 15th, 2021
Early bird payments
The fee can be paid on the spot or with PayPal: 100€; PhD candidates: 50€
21–23 October 2021
The organisers of this conference will make contingency plans for an online event, in case an in-person gathering is not possible, because of the continuing uncertainties arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Faculty of Music in Belgrade is one of the four faculties within the University of Arts in Belgrade, Serbia. It was founded in 1937 and ever since is amongst the highest-ranked music and educational institutions in the Western Balkans region. Since its foundation, Faculty of Music has developed into strong educational and artistic centre with more than 1000 students, 200 professors and associates.
The activities of the Department of Musicology are strongly focused on teaching and research activities. These inseparable components in the work of the Department’s members are symbiotic, and they forming the basis of any type of engagement with students at all study levels: bachelor, master and doctoral.