Call For Papers

Music in Transmission:

Teaching and Learning Traditional Music Today

Single day symposium
September 12, 2019
Prague, Czech Republic

Researchers in (ethno)musicology, music ethnology/folkloristics and music education as well as theorizing and reflective music teachers, learners and practitioners are encouraged to submit their proposals for 20-minute-long individual presentations which will be followed by a 10-minute-long discussion. Experience-based and ethnographic case studies- based presentations are particularly welcome. The abstracts must not exceed 300 words.

Selected papers with topics falling within the scope of musicology, ethnomusicology, organology and music theory will be published upon peer review in Živá Hudba/Living Music Review, the journal of the Music and Dance Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.

Written papers, however, are not mandatory for the symposium presentations.

This symposium will be conducted in English.

More about the symposium.

The symposium is organised by NEIRO Association for Expanding Arts in cooperation with the Department of Musicology, Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague and the Department of Music Theory, Music and Dance Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.




Symposium Committee

Marian Friedl, Department of Musicology, Palacký University Olomouc
Vít Zdrálek, Institute of Musicology, Charles University
Jakub Míšek, NEIRO Association for Expanding Arts


Should you have any questions about the paper publication, please contact Jakub Míšek at

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