CfP 3rd Traditional Tunes and Popular Airs Conference - deadline 29 Februrary 2020

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Call for Papers
February 29, 2020
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Music and Music History, Oral History, Popular Culture Studies

Dear colleagues,

We're delighted to announce the 3rd Traditional Tunes and Popular Airs conference, ‘Exploring Musical Resemblance’. This will be a two-day event, to be held at Cecil Sharp House, London, on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th October 2020.

Details can be found at

As always, we welcome a broad range of contributions relevant to the history, transmission, persistence and transformations of tunes, and from a range of perspectives and disciplinary backgrounds, and with reference to a range of places and historical periods.

If you're interested in contributing, please send a 200 word proposal to . If you have any questions, please get in touch with Becky Dellow ( or Julia Bishop ( Deadline for submissions is 29th February 2020.

We look forward to hearing from you!

We'd also be grateful if you would publicise the conference to any individuals, organisations and networks that you think would be interested.

Best wishes, 

Becky and Julia

Contact Info: 

Dr Julia Bishop, Hon. Research Fellow, University of Aberdeen, and Research Associate, University of Sheffield