Ludo2017, the Sixth Easter Conference on Video Game Music and Sound

Aktuelles, Call for Papers
This might be an interesting call for some of you. I had a great time in Utrecht at the Ludo 2015 conference and will try to come to Bath Spa University next year, here is the actual call by the organizers: "We’re delighted to announce that Ludo2017, the Sixth Easter Conference on Video Game Music and Sound, will take place April 20th – 22ndat Bath Spa University, UK. Please share our Call for Papers poster online and around your institutions. The organizers of Ludo2017 are accepting proposals for research presentations at the sixth annual Easter conference. While we welcome all proposals on sound and music in games, we are particularly interested in papers that support the theme of ‘Performance’, understood in the broadest sense. Possible topics on this theme include: Chips and sonic outputs, Playing with, and within, technological audio constructs, Sound and ludic interaction,…
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Sounding Out the Anthropocene. Investigating Sonic Media Ecologies – Programme online!

AG Tagungen, Aktuelles
The programme for this year's AG-workshop is now online:   Sounding Out the Anthropocene. Investigating Sonic Media Ecologies International Exploratory Workshop of the GfM-AG Auditive Kultur und Sound Studies and IXDM 10./11. March 2016 Critical Media Lab Basel Academy of Art and Design FHNW Freilager-Platz 1 4023 Basel Tower building (3rd floor) The workshop is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation. Registration until February 19th at felix.gerloff@fhnw.ch   Thursday, 10.03.2016 10.00 am           Welcome Coffee & Introduction (Miyazaki/Gerloff/Schwesinger) 11.00 am           Presentation Panel I: Sonic Architectures (Chair: Felix Gerloff) Jan Philip Müller: The Electronic Battlefield, the Acoubuoy and The Ears of the Jungle. The Becoming-ecological of Radiophonics in the Vietnam War, ca. 1966-1974 Carlos Gárate Marquerie: Underground as a Sonic Space Steffen Lepa: An ecological systems theory approach to…
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CfP: Arbeitstagung »Musikformulare und Presets. Musikkulturalisierung und Technik/Technologie« Uni Hildesheim, Mai 2015

Call for Papers
Hier das Ganze als pdf: CfP Musikformulare und Presets Uni Hildesheim 29.-30.05.2015 *** Call for Papers Arbeitstagung Musikformulare und Presets. Musikkulturalisierung und Technik/Technologie  29. und 30. Mai 2015 Institut für Musik und Musikwissenschaft Kulturcampus Domäne Marienburg, Stiftung Universität Hildesheim Konzept/ Organisation: Dr. Alan Fabian und Prof. Dr. Johannes Ismaiel-Wendt (Einreichung der Abstracts bis 31.01.2015)   Prozesse des Musizierens und der Musikproduktion sind durchdrungen von formalen Vorlagen, die in Köpfen und Technologien gerastert und geregelt werden. Notations-, Speicher-, Wiedergabesysteme und -formate wirken als gelernte und/oder apparative Verfahren stark bestimmend. Obwohl ›Musikformulare‹ und technologische Vor-Einstellungen (›Presets‹) fundamentale Wissensorganisatoren sind, verschwinden sie – manchmal buchstäblich als Masken bezeichnet – hinter irgendetwas, das schließlich als Musik erscheint. Musiknotationen, grafische Oberflächen von Musikprogrammen, Steckfelder modularer Synthesizer etc. als Musikformulare zu begreifen, verschiebt die Sichtweise auf Musiktechniken/-technologien weg von den…
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CfP: 23.-28.7. 2012 Thessaloniki: 12th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC) / 8th Triennial Conference of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music (ESCOM) (Deadline: 30th April 2012)

Aktuelles, Call for Papers
The joint conference ICMPC – ESCOM 2012 will take place from 23-28 July 2012 in Thessaloniki, Greece. The conference is organized by the Department of Music Studies, School of Fine Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music. The conference will bring together leading researchers from different areas of music cognition and perception. Papers are invited that report empirical and theoretical research that contributes to a better understanding of how music is perceived, represented and generated. Research is welcome from a broad range of disciplines, such as psychology, psychophysics, philosophy, aesthetics, neuroscience, artificial intelligence, psychoacoustics, linguistics, music theory, anthropology, cognitive science, education. The joint conference ICMPC-ESCOM 2012 is the fourth joint international meeting of ICMPC and ESCOM following the meetings in Liege, Belgium…
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