Are you involved in music research? A lot is going on in the Royal Musical Association - here's a summary, but do visit the website for more info, and why not consider joining (if you haven't already)? There's a student rate, too.
CALLS FOR PAPERS
RMA-supported conference, "Rethinking Poulenc: 50 years on", 21-3 June 2013, Keele University. Deadline for proposals of 20-minute papers: 18 January 2013. Details.
RMA-supported conference, "Performing medieval text - a tautology?", 10-11 May 2013, Merton College, Oxford. Deadline for proposals of 20-minute papers: 3 February 2013. Details.
Music and Philosophy
RMA Music and Philosophy Study Group, 3rd Annual Conference, 19-20 July 2013, King's College London. Deadline for proposals of individual or collaborative papers, themed paper sessions, or lecture-recitals: 8 February 2013. Details
19th Century British music
RMA-supported Ninth Biennial Conference on Music in nineteenth-century Britain, 24-7 June 2013, Cardiff University. Deadline for proposals of 20-minute individual papers, 40-minute lecture-recitals, 50-minute round tables, and 120-minute panel sessions: 15 February 2013. Details.
British poets in music
RMA Study Day, "20th-century British poets in music", 28 June 2013, University of Hull. Deadline for proposals of papers or compositions: 15 February 2013. Details.
MORE FORTHCOMING RMA ACTIVITIES
RMA-supported conference, "Richard Wagner’s impact on his world and ours", 30 May - 2 June 2013, University of Leeds. Details.
Visit http://www.rma.ac.uk/conferences/ for information on more RMA conferences from June 2013 onwards.