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Musikapulo-an Mindanao, Ani ng Sining Alab ng Sining Sun.StarFull coverage
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Team Shaun White Takes Air + Style Fest To Another Level PollstarFull coverage
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Springfield's Bing Arts Center announces spring arts education program schedule MassLive.comFull coverage
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Creative industries fear tuition fees will kill supply of talent The GuardianFull coverage
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Art, Education, Community Access Are Highlights of the Annual Tomás Rivera Symposium UCR Today (press release)Full coverage
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'The prevailing mood in the schools music community? Despair' TES NewsFull coverage
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Teacher by day, director by night: Let him tell you how it works Hamilton Journal NewsFull coverage
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Liberal arts and sciences create change agents India TodayFull coverage
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Renowned folksinger Dar Williams brings music and ideas about town revitalization to Colorado Springs Colorado Springs GazetteFull coverage
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Deadline reminder: Abstracts should be submitted by 5th March 2018 (see below) SEMPRE conference Collaborative Approaches to Music and Wellbeing Research School of Music, University of Leeds 9-10 November 2018...
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'That's how you develop good people' -- Livianu makes the case for music with the Rotary Club of China Lake Taft Midway DrillerFull coverage
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Crooked Tree Arts Center accepting youth scholarship applications Petoskey News-ReviewFull coverage
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The £49 million changes that will make Bristol's Colston Hall one of the best live music venues in the UK Bristol PostFull coverage
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Rider University finalizes term sheet with Westminster Choir College partner News at RiderBeijing firm slated to buy Westminster Choir College for $40 million Planet PrincetonFull coverage
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This is a reminder of the Call for Posters. Deadline for submissionsis 28 Feb 2018.[Apologies for cross-posting]KOSMOS Workshop"Mind Wandering and Visual Mental Imagery in Music"Institut für Musikwissenschaft und MedienwissenschaftHumboldt-Universität zu...
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Grace VanderWaal Wants To Keep Arts And Music In School UPROXXFull coverage
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Peggy Cooper Cafritz: Outspoken champion of social justice, the arts and education in Washington DC The IndependentFull coverage
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Q&A: Tony Bennett on His New Tour, Family, and Arts Education Charlotte magazineFull coverage
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Education secretary Damian Hinds: I will make arts degrees cheaper The TimesFull coverage
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CALL FOR PAPERS The London International Piano Symposium: Researching at the Interface between Science and the Art of Piano Performance Royal Academy of Music October 28-30th 2018
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Artistic Director of More Music
Artistic Director of More Music Salary: £40,000 - £45,000Application pack can be found at www.moremusic.org.uk/work-for-us Deadline: 2nd March 2018, 5pm Interviews: 20th and 21st March 2018 Location: Morecambe, LancashireMore Music...
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Advertisement of a vacancy for a University Professor (m/f) with extensive practical grounding in Music School Research in accordance with § 99 Section 1 of the Austrian Universities Act (Universitätsgesetz)...
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Apologies for cross-posting. We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for "Together in Music: Expression, Performance and Communication in Ensembles", taking place 12th -14th April 2018, National...
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Hi everyone!On the 7th February I'll be giving a talk at King's College London on'Sound Design and binaural audio for visually impaired film audiences'The talk will present the concepts, processes...
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Hi everyone!On the 22nd February at 18.30 the Department of Theatre, Film andTelevision (University of York) will be hosting an Audio EngineeringSociety talk on 'Gender Equality and the Audio Industries'...
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Bob and Roberta Smith: 'We cannot take squeeze to arts education lying down' Evening StandardFull coverage
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Suffolk education bosses call for arts subjects to be nurtured not neglected East Anglian Daily TimesFull coverage
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Book presentation: An Introduction to Serbian Arts Education
For the celebration of the 10th Anniversary of "Serbian Month in GreatBritain", supported by the Serbian Council in Great Britain(http://www.serbiancouncil.org.uk/projects/serbian-month/)You are cordially invited to the presentation of the newly published...
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Creative subjects being squeezed, schools tell BBC BBC NewsFull coverage
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PhD funding available 25-01-2018 16:13
From Sensation and Perception to AwarenessUniversity of Sussex, Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarship ProgrammeDeadline 5 Marchhttp://www.sussex.ac.uk/internal/doctoralschool/funding/sussexleverhulmeThe University of Sussex invites applications for PhD studentshipawards within the University's newly created Leverhulme DoctoralScholarship Programme...
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KOSMOS Workshop"Mind Wandering and Visual Mental Imagery in Music"Institut für Musikwissenschaft und MedienwissenschaftHumboldt-Universität zu BerlinMay 16-19, 2018Confirmed speakersProf. Rolf Inge Godøy (University of Oslo)Prof. Jörg Fachner (Anglia Ruskin University)Dr Ruth...
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Call for Papers – Music and GentrificationPublic Engagement Event for the Institute of Musical ResearchGoldsmiths, University of London, April 6, 2018This one-day conference aims to address the ways in which...
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Fwd: SIG NOTICE: Call for Reviews Editor: Journal of World Popular Music
Call for Applications Reviews Editor for Journal of World Popular Music The editorial team of JWPM seeks to appoint a Reviews Editor for publications and other research-based outputs covering world...
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In co-sponsorship with www.simm-platform.eu Guildhall School is delighted to announce that applications are invited for a fully-funded 3-year doctoral studentship in the area of Social Impact of Making Music. Closing...
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30 December 2017 Professor John Sloboda awarded an OBE in the 2018 New Year's Honours List for services to psychology and music Professor Sloboda has an extensive research profile in...
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'An Introduction to Arts and Health: Research, Policy and Practice' This is a one-day event open to early career researchers designed to provide an overview of research, policy and practice...
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** This list is managed by Dr Evangelos Himonides (UCL), on behalf of the Society for Education and Music Psychology Research (sempre), and aims to serve as a discussion forum...
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** This list is managed by Dr Evangelos Himonides (UCL), on behalf of the Society for Education and Music Psychology Research (sempre), and aims to serve as a discussion forum...
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Dear colleagues, it appears that a substantial number of people needed just a bit more time in order to complete their short proposals for MET2018. Please note that the deadline...
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======================CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS======================((( MUME 2018 )))The 6th International Workshop on Musical Metacreationhttp://musicalmetacreation.orgJune 25-26, 2018, Salamanca, Spain.MUME 2018 is to be held at the University of Salamanca in conjunctionwith the Ninth...
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The ORFEU Journal, from PPGMUS / UDESC (BRAZIL), announces a Call for Papers for a Special Issue on the Psychology of Music, to be released in July 2018. The ORFEU...
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Five fully-funded Music PhD studentships for 2018 The University of Huddersfield announces five new, fully-funded Music PhD studentships, for study in the fields of musicology, ethnomusicology and analysis, to commence...
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Fwd: FW: Voice Geek Conference
Voice Geek ConferenceCALL FOR PAPERSVoice Workshop Ltd is organising a conference aimed at linking theory to practice and we have invited Ken Bozeman over as a key note speaker. We...
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CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 5 2018 Cognitive Futures in the Arts and Humanities 2018 University of Kent, 1-4 July Keynote Speakers Maaike Bleeker, Utrecht University Margrethe Bruun Vaage, University...
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Fwd: SIG Music: New issue LONDON REVIEW OF EDUCATION 15(3), Nov 2017 - Music education in context, Assessment + Book reviews
NEW ISSUE * NEW ISSUE * NEW ISSUE THE UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION'S FLAGSHIP PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL Volume 15, Number 3 (November 2017) General articles with a shared interest in assessment...
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