Ancient Hellenic & Roman Music Conference 2016

Country: Greece

City: Athens

Abstr. due: 15.03.2016

Dates: 11.07.16 — 14.07.16

Area Of Sciences: Arts; Cultural science;

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: The Department of Music Studies of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens


We are now soliciting submissions for oral and poster presentations. Speakers are invited from all fields of enquiry – philology, archaeology, musicology, computer science, zoology, musical acoustics, theatrology – to contribute to the theme of the conference. We welcome submissions on the following topics: Description of animal voices (tonal and rhythmic aspects; audio representation) Classification of animal species by their calls Association of animal sounds with the seasons and agriculture Influence of human music on animals Animal parts in the construction of musical instruments Animals and semi-animals as musicians Animal calls imitated in human music Papers should be presented and posters written in English and must not have been previously published. The final decision on the category will be made by the scientific committee. Paper presentations must not exceed the limit of 20 minutes. A 10 minute discussion will follow each paper.

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