Proposals Due: March 20, 2017
“Never should the artist adopt an artificial formula that has been evolved by some other man, and superimpose it on nature.”
Charles Burchfield, 1928
Music had a major influence on Charles Burchfield’s works: it served as an ongoing source of inspiration and as a reference point for his artwork, intended as “Gesamtwerk”. This symposium will try to explore the idea of the Gesamtkunstwerk, approaching it from the perspective of multiple disciplines including music analysis, music cognition, electronics in music, musichistory, ethnomusicology, music education.
Papers are invited to discuss topics, which could include, but are not limited to, the following:
Please complete the online proposal submission form and attach the following:
Questions: Send Message to Professor Antonella DiGiulio , Conference Chair