Music and Gender / Music and Minorities

Two of the International Council for Traditional Music’s study groups – Music & Gender and Music & Minorities have joined forces to organize a joint symposium and scholars are invited to send proposals.

Michele Sereda Artist Residency in Socially-Engaged Practice

The University of Regina Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance, in collaboration with the Archer Library, is seeking an artist to fill a five month residency, commencing in January 2018, to explore the integration of writing within art practice (and vice versa). This residency was established in memory of Michele Sereda, who died in a highway crash 2015.

CFP: Identity and Vinyl Culture

CFP: The Department of Music at the University of Birmingham welcome submissions that engage with the study day theme of “Identity and Vinyl Culture”.

CFP: International Symposium on Adaptive Technology in Music and Art

ISATMA 2017 invites papers, workshops, and performances by scholars/practitioners who use adaptive technologies and music and media arts, to celebrate the playful and experimental memory of Pauline Oliveros and connect creatively across abilities, bodies, and cultures.

Jenni House Artist Residency – deadline June 15

Professional and emerging artists from the Yukon, northern neighbours and circumpolar countries are encouraged to the Jenni House Artist Residency.

CFP: Koumaria 2017 Open Call

The Koumaria Residency 2017 is looking for sound artists, dancers / performers, photographers, video artists, programmers and DIY makers to work on a multidisciplinary projectSoundscapes/Landscapes_Rizome III – Sparta and its environs. This involves a sound walk application together with DIY wearables and DIY electronics.

CFP: 2017 Guelph Jazz Festival Colloquium – Partnering for Change: Learning Outwards from Jazz and Improvisation

The IICSI, in partnership with the Guelph Jazz Festival and the University of Guelph, invites proposals for presentations at our annual interdisciplinary international conference taking place in September 2017.
Deadline April 30, 2017.

CFP: UBC Colloquium 2017 – Lines of Flight: Improvisation, Hope and Refuge

The IICSI and Coastal Jazz invite proposals for papers and presentations for our ninth colloquium in Vancouver, British Columbia— Lines of Flight: Improvisation, Hope and Refuge.

CFP: Rhythm Changes in Amsterdam

“Re/Sounding Jazz” Aug 31-Sep 3, 2017 The Fifth International Rhythm Changes Conference ‒ “Re/Sounding Jazz” ‒ will take place at the Conservatory of Amsterdam from August 31 to September 3, 2017. The event is delivered in partnership with the Conservatory of Amsterdam, the University of Amsterdam, Birmingham City University, the University of Music and Performing…

CFP: Improvisation and Listening – Conference in Memory of Pauline Oliveros

This year’s McGill-IICSI conference (in association with IPLAI) is focused on improvisation and listening, with a particular emphasis on Pauline Oliveros. We encourage proposals on any aspect of Oliveros’ myriad practices —or on topics that she has helped formulate. Deadline Feb. 1, 2017