Welcome to Doctors in Performance — the second festival conference of music performance and artistic research. The conference will take place from 8-9 September 2016 and you will find here the latest conference information, links to help you plan your attendance and details of the programme of events.

The first Doctors in Performance festival conference of music performance and artistic research was held at the Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki from 4-5 September 2014. The second Doctors in Performance conference will be held at the Royal Irish Academy of Music (RIAM), Dublin, in 2016. For over 165 years, RIAM has had an association with excellence in performance and appreciation in all musical disciplines. Doctoral candidates and post-doctoral researchers working in the fields of musical performance and practice-based or artistic research in music are invited to participate in this festival conference. We look forward to welcoming you to Dublin!

The final conference schedule is now available here.

Organising Committee

Denise Neary Royal Irish Academy of Music
Orla McDonagh DIT Conservatory of Music & Drama
Anu Vehviläinen Sibelius Academy
Markus Kuikka Sibelius Academy
Lina Navickaitė-Martinelli Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre

In association with the Society for Musicology in Ireland
Supported by Fáilte Ireland
Failte IrelandMeet in Ireland
and Lyric FM