Fourth International Conference of Students of Systematic Musicology
Institute of Musicology, Cologne, Germany, 5-7 October, 2011
This students' conference was directed by Julia Wewers under the supervision of Prof. Uwe Seifert and hosted by the Institute of Musicology at the University of Cologne.
Detailed information about SysMus11 can be found on the conference website.
The SysMus11 Proceedings were published by epos-Music in 2012.
A conference report has been written by Janet Bourne and was published by Musica Humana. You can also find it at the bottom of the page!
Listen to a Radio Feature on SysMus11!
SysMus11 received submissions from 12 countries. All submissions were evaluated by an international review committee.
As in previous years, the conference featured papers and posters presented by Masters and PhD students of systematic musicology and related fields from all over the world, renowned keynote speakers, workshops as well as social activities.
The SysMus11 keynote speakers were:
Prof. W. Tecumseh Fitch, Department of Cognitive Biology, University of Vienna (Austria)
Dr. Jin Hyun Kim, Cluster Languages of Emotion, Free University of Berlin (Germany)
Cologne is Germany's oldest city and known for its cultural heritage and active art scene. Explore this vibrant city and discover the world-famous cathedral "Kölner Dom", musical hotspots and a special beer called "Koelsch".