International Conference on Musical Cultures, 3 - 5 April 2017

To celebrate Hull as the UK's City of Culture in 2017, the School of Drama, Music and Screen will host a 3-day International Interdisciplinary Conference based on the overarching theme of ‘Musical Cultures’. The conference will feature keynote addresses by Professor David Huron (Ohio State University, USA), Professor Patricia Shehan-Campbell (University of Washington, USA),  Professors Mine Dogantan-Dack (University of Oxford, UK) and Daniel Leech Wilkinson (King’s College, London, UK). The event will include spoken presentations, poster sessions, performance sessions, composition workshops, and concerts by local and international ensembles, including the University of Hull’s Associate Artists, The Berkeley Ensemble.

SEMPRE’s 2017 Aubrey Hickman Award will be given at this conference in recognition of a paper that offers a significant and previously unpublished contribution to the knowledge and understanding of music education or music psychology. More information about this award.


January 2016 Call for papers
October 2016 Deadline for submissions
December 2016 Announcement of successful submissions
February 2017 Submission of final abstracts/papers for proceedings
3-5 April 2017 Conference

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