Call for Papers: AAWM Music & Nature, Volume 2 (2022)

AAWM Music and Nature is a journal published by the International Foundation for the Theory and Analysis of World Musics research group on alpine musics. It covers a variety of topics in the fields of alpine music, herding and hunting music, and other music in outdoor settings worldwide, from the perspectives of ethnomusicology, history, acoustics, and others.

For this volume, they invite contributions from a wide range of topics and methodologies, including but not limited to:

  • Questions of outdoor musical performance from ethnomusicological, historical, and acoustical perspectives
  • Interactions between music, musicians, and the natural environment such as echo, wind, temperature, flora, and fauna
  • Analysis of timbre of the singing voice and musical instruments
  • Music in the context of herding or hunting
  • Landscape and music
  • Ecomusicological studies with a focus on musical phenomena and how they can contribute to sustainable futures

The deadline for submissions is August 15, 2022. For more information, see the official CFP.