[AMS-announce] CFP: A Tribute to Anestis Logothetis: Sound Images / Figurative Sounds, Athens, June 2012

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a tribute to 
Sound Images / Figurative Sounds
8-9 June 2012, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece


Onassis Cultural Centre (www.sgt.gr), Music Department, University of Athens (www.music.uoa.gr), IEMA (www.iema.gr)

A n e s t i s  L o g o t h e t i s  is one of the leading pioneers of 20th century composition. His graphic notation system, developed around 1958, is a milestone in the evolution of musical notation. Logothetis employs this system to different ways of imprinting the contemporary sound on the score in order to express the sense of space in musical notation and redefine the roles of the composer, the performer and the audience, during the composition and performance of a piece.

- Call for Papers -

The conference will comprise keynote speeches, academic papers and presentations, concerts, sound and image installations and workshops.

This conference aims to gather researchers from all around the world – specialists of Logothetis’ music or young researchers, who are interested in graphic sound, to approach his music and his unique graphic musical notation.


The presentations shall be 20 minutes long. The paper proposal should include: title, name of proposer, an abstract of 250-300 words, a short cv (250 words maximum) and contact details (participant’s name, name of the institution, email and postal address).

Proposals mus tbe submitted by email to baveli.mariadimitra at gmail.com and georgaki at music.uoa.gr.
The official languages are English and Greek. 
Deadline for proposals: 20 April 2012 

For further informations and updates: http://logothetis.musicportal.gr/en/

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