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Music Perception Conference

Here is a notice I recently received.
 - Al
------------------------------- Original Message -------------------------------
  If you feel it is appropriate, would you post the following on
auditory@vm1.mcgill.ca (or anywhere else).

   Thanks - Don Scarborough

         Society for Music Perception and Cognition
                     Annual Conference
                     June 16-19, 1993

     The 1993 Annual Meeting of the Society for Music Perception
and Cognition will be held June 16-19 at the International House,
3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA (adjacent to the University
of Pennsylvania).

     REGISTRATION: Registration for the conference is $90.
Register by sending a check made out to SMPC 93 Philadelphia to:
              Eugene Narmour
              Department of Music
              201 South 34th Street
              University of Pennsylvania
              Philadelphia, PA 19104
     Registration will also be possible at the conference.

     ACCOMMODATIONS: Accommodations are available at the Sheraton
Hotel (single, per day, $93; double, $103; Tel: 215-387-8000), two
blocks from the International House, and at the Penn Tower Hotel
($85 per day; Tel: 1-800-356-7366)) about a 15-minute walk across
campus to the International House.  Some dormitory-style housing
(private rooms, shared bath) will be available at International
House for $42 per night (call 215-387-5125 between 9 AM and 5 PM
EST, ask for housing, and identify yourself as an SMPC

     BANQUET: A banquet and presidential address will be held on
Friday evening, June 18, at the Faculty Club of the University of
Pennsylvania (cost: $40).  Interested parties should remit funds
for this occasion along with their registration fees.


                  Conference Schedule
Conference of the Society for Music Perception and Cognition
            June 17-19, International House
      University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


                 Wednesday, June 16, 1993
               Reception and Cocktail Party
              Institute for Contemporary Art
                  118 South 36th Street
                     5:30 - 7:00 PM

                    Paper Sessions

           Thursday morning, June 17, 1993
   Tonal patterns and musical performance, Chair:Bruno Repp
   Models of meter and rhythm, Chair: Jacqueline Jones
   Models of pitch and tonality, Chair:  Fred Lerdahl
   Musical expression, Chair: Mari Riess Jones

           Thursday afternooon, June 17, 1993
   Musical preference and affect, Chair: William Thomson
   Perception of meter and rhythm, Chair: Saul Sternberg
   Philosophical treatments of music,  Chair: Elizabeth West Marvin
   Cross-cultural studies, Chair:  Michael Lynch


           Friday morning, June 18, 1993
   Timbre, pitch and tuning, Chair: David Huron
   Tempo, rhythm and meter, Chair: Eric Clarke
   Models of music learning, Chair: Daniel Ellis
   Tonal patterns, Chair: Robert Gjerdingen

          Friday afternoon, June 18, 1993
   Neuropsychological studies, Chair: Kathryn Vaughn
   Tonality, Chair:  Justin London
   Cross-modal studies, Chair: Burt Rosner
   Musical development, Chair: James Carlsen


               Friday, June 18, 7:30 PM
                Cocktails and Banquet
 Faculty Club of the University of Pennsylvania
                 200 S. 36th Street

                Presidential Address
                   David Wessel
          University of California-Berkeley


          Saturday morning, June 19, 1993
    Musical expectancy, Chair: Lola Cuddy
    Pitch structures, Chair: Ed Hantz
    Musical expectancy, Chair: Don Scarborough
    Representations of music, Chair: Richard Parncutt