EMS17 NAGOYA (Japan) - Electroacoustic music in cultural exchange

EMS2017 – 5-8 September 2017

Communication in/through Electroacoustic Music

Nagoya City University, School of Architecture and Design
2-1-10 Kitachikusa Chikusa-ku
Nagoya, Japan 464-0083

The EMS 2017 conference will take place in Nagoya, September 5-8 2017.

The conference theme considers cultural/intercultural communication in/through electroacoustic music. Communication is possible among people who share certain common bases such as language, logic, sense, perception, listening contexts, etc. What are the common bases for electroacoustic music? How are these manifested in intercultural situations? Topics concerning technical application within electroacoustic music regarding communication systems such as interaction, telematics, SNS etc. are also welcomed. Other paper themes are welcome concerning any topics within the field of electroacoustic music studies. For example, presentations can be given on research on electroacoustic music history, aesthetics, analysis of a piece, social aspects, terminology, taxonomy, sound ecology, genres and styles, pedagogy, research trends, etc.