XVII. International Congress of the German Musicological Society, Bonn, 16. – 19. rujna 2020.

Upon invitation of the Department of Musicology/Sound Studies of the University of Bonn and the Beethoven Archive of the Beethoven House Bonn, the four-yearly international congress of the Gesellschaft für Musikforschung 2020 will take place in Bonn from 16 to 19 September. Two main symposia are devoted to the topics “New Tasks in Beethoven Research” and “Aesthetic Normativity in Music”. Colleagues from Musicology and related fields are cordially invited to contribute to the programme of the congress. Possible formats are:

  • Free papers (20 min. + 10 min. discussion)
  • GfM study group session (max. 210 min.)
  • Free session (max. 210 min.)
  • Roundtable (90 min. or 120 min.)
  • Poster presentation
  • Presentation of research projects (30 min. or 45 min.)

Congress languages are German and English. Abstracts can be submitted in both languages and cover any research area of musicology. Please submit your proposals by 31 January 2020. The conference management will be supported by a scientific advisory board in the selection of the programme.

Submissions are only possible via ConfTool. The results of the review of the submitted abstracts are expected to be announced in April 2020.

More information under: https://www.gfm2020.uni-bonn.de/start-1

Call for Papers as PDF: https://www.gfm2020.uni-bonn.de/call-for-papers/cfp24_10_2019