24 de mayo de 2017

International Symposium on Korean Music

Call for Papers
International Symposium on Korean Music:
New Trends on Research and Performance
November 2nd, 2017
Barcelona, Spain


The International Symposium on Korean Music: New Trends on Research and Performance is a one day event that aims to bring together researchers, students, performers and filmmakers who share an interest in traditional, art and popular Korean music practices. Hosted by the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC) and co-organized by Barcelona Music Museum, GRINMA (Asian Musics Research Group) and ESMUC, this symposium is framed in a cycle of activities related to a Korean Music exhibit that will take place during the whole cycle 2017-2018 at the Barcelona Music Museum of Barcelona.
Confirmed speakers: Prof. Keith Howard (SOAS) and Dr. Hee-sun Kim (National Gugak Center)

Topics may include but are not limited to:
1. New musicological approaches to traditional Korean musics
2. Contemporary musical practices from Korea
3. Korean popular music scenes
4. New contexts for traditional musics
5. Aesthetics of sound
6. Current approaches to musical heritage and preservation
7. Identity and politics through music performance
8. Gender issues in musical practices
9. Use of multimedia in Ethnomusicology

Please e-mail your proposals (300 words) with a short biography (150 words) to rafael.caro.repetto@gmail.com before July 1st, 2017.

Rafael Caro Repetto
Organising Committee member
International Symposium on Korean Music
GRINMA
Music Technology Group
Universitat Pompeu Fabra