CFP: Auditory perception and musical sound

Submission deadline: August 16, 2018

Conference date(s):
November 6, 2018 - November 7, 2018

Go to the conference's page

Conference Venue:

Jagiellonian University
Kraków, Poland


Workshop in Krakow: Auditory perception and musical sound

The aim of the workshop is to generate in-depth discussion about the philosophy of sound and auditory experience. The workshop will take place in the Institute of Philosophy, Jagiellonian University in Krakow on the 6-7 of November 2018.

Topics include:
Metaphysics and perception of sound
Phenomenal character of auditory experience
Music ontology
The role of sound perception in the perception of music
Higher-order and lower-order auditory properties and their perception
Auditory mental qualities and their nature

 We invite proposals from commentators with an interest in these topics who would be willing to provide brief responses to a work in progress by an invited speaker. Commentators should have a background in the topics that are the focus of the conference. They will be selected from submissions to the Call for Commentators and there will be up to 500 Euro in reimbursement for their travel and accommodation expenses. Please submit a CV and a 1-2 paragraph statement concerning how your attendance at the workshop is useful for your current research to The deadline for submissions is August 16th, 2018.

Confirmed Speakers:

Elvira Di Bona (The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute)

Julian Dodd (University of Manchester)

Michał Klincewicz (Jagiellonian University)

Cristina Meini (University of Eastern Piedmont)

Matthew Nudds (University of Warwick)

Louise Richardson (University of York)

Andrea Schiavio (University of Graz)

For any questions, please write to

Supporting material

Add supporting material (slides, programs, etc.)


This event has been submitted and is maintained by:

(The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute - Polonsky Academy)

You should login and contact this user if you believe the information on this page needs updating.

If you judge that this event entry is inappropriate, please login and report it.