This is a discussion and announcement platform for the Musicological Society of Australia affiliated Study Group on Music Cultural Collections. Post can include news, events, questions, call-outs for assistance, notices of grant opportunities or policy changes and anything else music cultural collection related.
Proposals are invited for next year’s symposium Oceanic Networks of Music and Dance: Performing Continuities, Regeneration and Resonances Across Cultures hosted by the Study Group on Music and Dance of Oceania, an association of the International Council for Traditions of Music and Dance. This 2-day symposium will coincide with the 13th Festival…[Read more]
Calling for expressions of interest in a special issue of Humanities on Music and the Written Word
Words and song have long been thought to spring from the same expressive impulse. In Disgrace, JM Coetzee writes that “the origins of speech lie in song, and the origins of song in the need to fill out with sound the overlarge and rather empty…[Read more]
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