The UMBC Department of Music announces its first annual LIVEWIRE Festival
and Symposium (Oct. 28-30, 2010). The theme for 2010 focuses on
developments and trends in contemporary music in the first decade of the
21st century. We are soliciting proposals for paper presentations, lecture
recitals, and demonstrations related to music making in the first decade
of the millennium, including but not limited to uses of technology,
performance practice, specific works or composers, trends in any and all
musical genres, issues of documentation and dissemination, or issues
related to under-represented groups.
Interested participants should send an abstract of 250 words or less,
audio documentation and a proposed program (for lecture recitals), a short
bio, and a list of technical requirements to: Dr. Linda Dusman, FA 510
UMBC, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250.
Digital submissions are
encouraged, and should be sent to dusman (at) umbc (dot) edu with a subject of
Postmark deadline: June 25, 2010