Call for Papers

EXTENDED Deadline for submission is Friday 3rd April 2020

Call for Papers & Conference Scope

The conference committee invites proposals for papers relating to the conference theme of 'Music Production Pedagogy’. Possible topics for consideration include:

  • Pedagogical models for teaching music production theory and practice
  • Educational paradigms in music technology & production
  • Gender representation within music production education
  • Equality and diversity
  • Current music technology progression through to Higher Education
  • Production analysis and listening in education
  • Teaching creativity in music production
  • Tensions between technology and technique in teaching music production
  • Music production education and the industry: the apprenticeship model and its future in the context of Higher Education
  • Career pathways for music production graduates
  • Post graduate provision and development
  • Government policy on Higher Education and its potential impact on Music Production degrees (e.g. TEF)
  • Student population developments and expectations
  • Future educational landscape discussions

We welcome creative approaches to paper sessions i.e workshops, interactive presentations etc. Individual presentations should be no more than 20 minutes in duration. Proposals should take the form of a title followed by an abstract of no more than 200 words. EXTENDED Deadline for submission is Friday 3rd April 2020. Decisions will be notified around three weeks after this date.

Papers presented in full at the conference will be considered for inclusion as chapters in a forthcoming book signed to Routledge.

Proposals should be emailed to: