Manchester, 14th-18th July 2004

Call for Papers for 12th Conference in Warsaw

The 12th Biennial International Conference on Baroque Music will be hosted by the Institute of Musicology of Warsaw University from Wednesday 26 July to Sunday 30 July 2006 inclusive. The website is under construction.

Proposals are invited for:

  1. Individual papers of 20 minutes duration (after each paper, 10 minutes will be allowed for discussion)
  2. Sessions involving three or four papers on a specified area, given by different individuals and lasting not more than one and a half hours including discussion

  3. Round-table sessions of one and a half hours, including discussion

The deadline for receipt of abstracts is 31 January 2006. Proposals in any area of Baroque music are welcome.

The organisers anticipate that individual papers (1 above) and some sessions with multiple participants (2 and 3 above) will be presented in two or three simultaneous strands, grouped by subject areas. Those areas will be determined largely by the nature of the proposals received.

Any individual may submit one proposal. Proposals must be submitted as an abstract of not more than 250 words (individual papers), or not more than 350 words (group sessions).

Acceptance of a proposal will be at the discretion of the organizers. The abstract should be preceded by information under the following headings: NAME, INSTITUTION, POSTAL ADDRESS, PHONE, FAX, EMAIL ADDRESS.

Abstracts may be

1. emailed to

Szymon Paczkowski (szpacz@wp.pl).
Attachments (in .rtf format) are preferred for the text of abstracts, but please back up the attachment with a plain-text version in the main email.

2. posted to:

Dr. Szymon Paczkowski
12th Biennial International Conference on Baroque Music
Instytut Muzykologii Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
ul. Krakowskie Przedmieście 32
00-927 Warszawa
tel/fax 0048 22 5521535

(But please send also an e-mail copy as soon as possible - see 1 above.)

Last updated on 16 July 2005