CFP: Principles of Musical Composition. Creative process. Vilnius, Oct. 13-15, 2005
- Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre
Lithuanian Composers Union
5th International Conference on the Theory of Music
"Principles of Musical Composition. Creative process"
October 13-15, 2005
The purpose of the conference is to give new
impulses to the development of musicological thought,
which could do service to compositional practice and
teaching process. The four preceding conferences took
place in Vilnius (Principles of Musical Composition.
Theory and Practice 1999; Principles of Musical
Composition. Between Ethno and Techno 2001; Principles
of Musical Composition. Continuity and Innovation in
Contemporary Music 2002; Principles of Musical
Composition. Aspects of Historical Spread 2004).
Main theme: Principles of Musical Composition.
1. Perception of creative process
2. Evolution of the outlooks on creative process
3. Psychology of creation
4. Specifics of the composers creative process
5. Various aspects, types and typology of the
composers creative process
6. Character and composition (heritage) of creative
Paper proposals may be submitted electronically
or in paper format (pdf). Electronic submissions are
preferred. The abstract must not exceed 300 words. The
duration of papers will be limited to 20 minutes,
leaving 10 minutes for questions and discussions.
Please indicate whether your proposal belongs to one
or more of the conference theme groups.
Abstracts should be sent to:
Mr. Marius Baranauskas
The deadline for proposal submissions is May 15,
2005. The proposals will be reviewed by members of the
organizing committee and all applicants will be
notified of the outcome in the middle of June 2005.
The main language of the conference is English.
The material of the conference papers,
summaries, discussions will be published, taking into
consideration the requirements set for prestigious
We inform you that the 15th International
Contemporary Music festival Gaida (find more details
in www.mic.lt) will be held in October 10-25, 2005.
The participants of the conference will have the
possibility to go to the concerts free of charge.
The organizers will also provide the
accommodation for the conference participants.
On behalf of the Conference Organizing Committee
Dr. Rimantas Janeliauskas
For more information about the conference write,
phone us at the following address:
Lithuanian Composers Union, Mickeviciaus 29, LT-08117
Vilnius, Lithuania. Coordinator of the conference
Marius Baranauskas: mbaranaus@... , tel.