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Musica Scotica 2017: 800 years of Scottish Music

Musica Scotica's Twelfth Annual Conference

Saturday 22 April 2017

Venue:
The Tolbooth
Jail Wynd
Stirling, FK8 1DE
Scotland, UK

Call for Papers for the 2017 Conference

Since 2005, the Musica Scotica Trust has conducted an annual conference during the last weekend of April each year. The 2017 conference will be held at the The Tolbooth, Stirling on Saturday, April 22, 2017

Papers for the 2017 conference, 20 minutes in length, are invited on any aspect of Scottish music. Topics presented in previous years have included chant, Gaelic song, fiddle and bagpipe music, manuscript sources, music publishing, the Scottish diaspora, opera performance, cultural organisations, music education, sectarianism, George Thomson and Haydn, Marjory Kennedy-Fraser, Learmont Drysdale, Hamish MacCunn, James MacMillan and Sally Beamish.

Please submit an abstract (250 words) as a Word document or rtf file by Wednesday, 30th November 2016 to musicascotica2017conference@n-ism.org You will be notified by December 2016 if your abstract has been accepted.

A poster session may be included; delegates are invited to indicate whether they would be interested in availing themselves of this opportunity. Publication of proceedings: Musica Scotica will publish papers from this conference along with a selection of papers from previous conferences.

The conference fee is 45 for the day (students 30).

The Registration Form for the 2017 conference (PDF version) will be available here soon.

The Registration Form for the 2017 conference (Word version) will be available here soon.

The Programme for the 2017 conference (PDF version) will be available here soon.

The Brochure (with abstracts etc) for the 2017 conference (PDF version) will be available here soon

The Programme for the 2017 conference (Word version) will be available here soon.

Accommodation is available in the neighbourhood of The Tolbooth. Details here soon.

Musica Scotica is a charity registered in Scotland, No SC031930.