If you are traveling to the symposium, a list of local accommodation options is available here.


Booking for WORD EVENT is now open. Please complete the form on the booking page.

The full programme is now available. The booking form will be available in the next few days.

We are very pleased to announce that the keynote speaker will be Dr. Jennifer Walshe (Brunel University).

The deadline for submissions of paper proposals is Friday 17 June. Please use the submission form to send your proposals.

If you’re considering attending WORD EVENT, you might find it combines well with the INTIME symposium a few days later at Coventry University on 24-25 September.

INTIME2011 Symposium
Interrogations into Music Experimentation
Experimental Approaches: new insights into performance and composition
Date: 24 – 25 September 2011, opening concert: 23 September (Friday evening)
Location: Coventry University, Ellen Terry Building

For more information, have a look at the conference website.

The lunchtime performance will be given by Angharad Davies, John Lely, Tim Parkinson and James Saunders. The quartet have worked together on numerous occasions, notably in a short festival of British music in New York in December 2008. The final programme will be announced in July.