Call for Proposals

 

ROOTS OF AMERICAN MUSICAL LIFE

Colonial Williamsburg
Williamsburg, Virginia

THE 2013 JOINT MEETING AND CONFERENCE OF
THE HISTORICAL KEYBOARD SOCIETY
OF NORTH AMERICA

AND

THE AMERICAN MUSICAL INSTRUMENT SOCIETY

May 30 to June 1, 2013

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Papers, Lecture-Recitals, and Mini-Recitals

Participants will be scheduled for half-hour sessions (25 minutes plus 5 minutes for questions and comments). The conference will explore the history, repertoire, keyboards, and influences that ventured across boundaries and crossed oceans to form the heritage of music in America. Every consideration will also be given to proposals outside or peripheral to the primary theme, including contemporary repertoire and issues for historic keyboard instruments.

Please submit HKSNA proposals by ELECTRONIC MEANS ONLY. Include a brief biography and contact information by December 1, 2012. All proposals should include audio-visual and/or instruments required.
For papers, submit a one-page abstract as a Microsoft Word document, and attach to the e-mail. For minirecitals and lecture-recitals, submit the complete program information with a representative recording (electronic attachment or internet link only).

Presenters must register for the conference and pay for travel and expenses. Applicants whose proposals are accepted will be notified by January 15, 2013.

E-mail HKSNA program proposals and questions to:

Angeline Case-Stott, HKSNA Program Chair
aca...@memphis.edu