4 Sep, 2021

Call | II Soundscapes: Sound, Music, and Architecture in the Commemorations of André Soares (1720-1769)

The call for submission to the II Soundscapes: Sound, Music, and Architecture in the Commemorations of André Soares (1720-1769) is open until June 18. The event will take place at the University of Minho between the 2nd and 4th of September.

To submit a communication proposal, you must send it by June 18 in the form of a summary of 200-300 words, accompanied by a brief biographical note, to the email: paisagensonoras@gmail.com

Within the scope of the centenary celebrations of André Soares (1720-1769), this conference convenes several areas of study and aims to promote a space for reflection and debate between those interested in music and urban architecture, seeking to promote in-depth interdisciplinary research and reflection around soundscapes.

Some topics under study are:

  • Music and Architecture;
  • Art History;
  • Sound geography of everyday life;
  • Sound archeology;
  • Sound landscape of urban and rural spaces;
  • Sound landscapes, urban and environmental noise;
  • Musical heritage;
  • Cartography of music and musicians of a time and place.

 

Deadlines:

June 18: deadline to send communication proposals (abstract of 200-300 words);

July 7: deadline for the organization’s answer;

July 15: communication of the provisional agenda;

July 31: communication of the definitive program and deadline for registration at the Congress;

2, 3, and 4 September: Congress.

Further information on the Congress website.