Music and Screen Media (MSM)

Organization: University of Liverpool

Venue: School of Music

Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Jun 25, 2014 / 10:00 am - (GMT) End Date/Time: Jun 26, 2014 / 6:00 pm - (GMT)
Registration Date: Jun 25, 2014 Time: 10:00:00(GMT)
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 24, 2014 Time: 17:00:00(GMT)
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    Dear colleagues and friends,       We are delighted to announce the forthcoming conference and audiovisual festival hosted by the University of Liverpool in partnership with the Film Music Foundation:   MUSIC AND SCREEN MEDIA, June 25th & 26th, 2014       Conference:   We welcome submissions on all aspects of audiovisuality, including, but not limited to, music and sound for fiction film, documentary, television, music video, video games and interactive media.   Keynote Speaker: Professor John Richardson, University of Turku   Roundtable Convener: Professor Anahid Kassabian, University of Liverpool   If you have any queries, please contact Holly Rogers at       Competition for "Open Circuit" Festival:   The School of Music will also be organising "Open Circuit", a Festival of new music, sonic arts, and audio-visual installations across the summer and autumn of 2014, in association with the Liverpool Biennale. The Festival will showcase the work of home and guest artists. Part I will be held during the conference (25-6 June): this will include a competition, the prize-winner having their work displayed in Part II in the Autumn.  Works must be an installation piece for a single screen video projection and sound.   For more information, contact Matt Fairclough:            Student Bursaries   We are delighted to be able to offer 3 fully funded places to students speaking at the conference or displaying an installation. These studentships include admission to the conference, travel expenses from within the UK, and one night's accommodation.    In addition, we will provide free conference admission, lunches and refreshments, for another 7 students.   To apply, please submit a CV and a short paragraph explaining the significance of your work, along with your abstract.       Conference Fees (including lunch, refreshments and wine reception on June 25th):   Standard rate: £40 (£25 for one day)   Student rate: £25 (£15 for one day)   Optional conference dinner at Leaf on Bold Street for £15pp:   Information on booking and payment will be available shortly               How to submit abstracts and installation pieces:   All papers will be 20 minutes long and can be in the form of spoken address or practical demonstration.   We welcome individual abstracts and panel submissions.   Please submit 250 words abstracts by 24 February to   For installation submissions, please contact Matt Fairclough at   For all other enquires, contact Holly Rogers at       Conference website:,&,festivals/mediascreening2014/         ----- Dr. Holly Rogers, Fulbright Scholar   Director of MMus and Senior Lecturer in Music School of Music University of Liverpool 80 Bedford Street South Liverpool L69 7WW United Kingdom            


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University of Liverpool

Conference Speakers

Professor John Richardson

Professor Anahid Kassabian

Dr Holly Rogers

Exhibits included

we welcome submissions for audiovisual exhibits: submissions must be single-screen audiovisual pieces.