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Alexandria's Tchaikovsky School: A rare Mediterranean pearl embraces young music students Ahram OnlineFull coverage
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Lovejoy AP art students selected for Dallas Museum of Art exhibit Star Local MediaFull coverage
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Monday Profile: Meri Mass focuses on funding, promoting arts and culture The LedgerFull coverage
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Metropolitan Ballet Company, Settlement Music School And PHILADANCO! D/2 Perform In Variations/Collaborations Broadway WorldFull coverage
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Peggy Cooper Cafritz, grande dame of the Washington arts and education scene, dies at 70 Washington PostActivist Peggy Cooper Cafritz, who helped build a model for public education, dies at...
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THE REGULARS: Arts have a significant role to play in education Sioux City JournalFull coverage
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Beyond outreach: inside the fight for classical music's future ProspectFull coverage
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Education Extra: Achievements The Register-GuardFull coverage
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Benefit Ball to help Young Artist Conservatory of Music TheReporter.ComFull coverage
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Education secretary Damian Hinds: I will make arts degrees cheaper The TimesFull coverage
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Smyth County School Board celebrates education successes Southwest Virginia TodayFull coverage
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Lake schools to ensure music and art at every elementary school Orlando SentinelFull coverage
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Massachusetts arts, music programs given over $1 million in grants Daily Free Press (blog)Full coverage
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Youth Music calls for a 'new model for music education' ArtsProfessionalFull coverage
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Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts Participates in Teach Music Week March 19-25 TAPinto.netFull coverage
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Westport Education Partners boost students, schools SouthCoastToday.comFull 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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Dream Academy will set in motion a journey of musical education The TelegraphFull coverage
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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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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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State adopts national arts education standards Santa Fe New MexicanEducators laud upgrades to core art standards KOB 4Full coverage
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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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The York Music Psychology Group (YMPG) at the Music Science and Technology Research Cluster invites applications for PhD in Music Psychology and related areas. A number of fully-funded studentships are...
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Dear MUSIC-AND-SCIENCE people, Digital Music Research Network (DMRN+12) will take place in London on 19 December 2017. Please pass on to colleagues and other researchers who may be
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