Call for Papers Feb 2015 – Guidelines for Papers & Lecture Recitals

LONDON INTERNATIONAL PIANO SYMPOSIUM

13th, 14th & 15th February 2015
Royal College of Music, London, UK.

 

KEY DATES

15th August 2014: Paper/Lecture Recital/poster abstract submission deadline

15th September 2014: Notification of submission decision

Registration by 30th October 2014.

Start of LIPS Friday 13th February 2015

 

SUBMISSIONS

Submissions are invited for:

  • Spoken papers 20mins.
  • Lecture/recitals 30 mins
  • Poster presentations

 

GUIDELINES:

Papers

Abstracts for papers and lecture/recitals should be between 250-300 words and give background, aims, main contribution and 5 keywords.

Lecture/Recitals

Performers and conductors etc, offering a  lecture/recital should  also send an abstract of 250-300 words outlining the issues provided in the guide below:

‘To deliver an effective research-based presentation on your chosen topic, the committee will expect to see an imaginative choice of topic, professional use of research methods and resources, effectiveness of relationship and balance between word-based exploration and live/recorded musical and a scholarly quality of work in the resulting project’.

Submissions should be made electronically to info@londoninternationalpianosymposium.co.uk by the 15th August 2014.

All other information will continue to made be available on this website.

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

 

Anthony Gritten, Head of Undergraduate Programmes, Royal Academy of Music.

Cristine MacKie  Music Dept, Royal Holloway.

Cristina Gerling, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Werner Goebl, Institute of Musical Acoustics (Wiener Klangstil), Vienna.

Megumi Masaki, Brandon University, Canada.

Elaine Chew, Queen Mary, University of London.

George Waddell, Royal College of Music.