Events

All live events are subject to cancellation or postponement.

2021

8-10 October: Foundation Kloster Michaelstein. 44th Academic Conference and 37th Symposium on musical instrument making: Michael Praetorius: Innovationen - Traditionen - Theatrum Instrumentorum 5-7 November: Bern, Switzerland. Conference: The Medieval Rabab, a Bowed String Instrument with an Arabic- Islamic Past and Present (Call for papers deadline: 15 April)

2022

7-9 April: Conference, Paris and online: The Spoliation of Musical Instruments in Europe, 1933-1945. (Call for papers deadline: 30 September 2021) 23-25 June: Edinburgh. Galpin Society conference & AGM. (Call for papers deadline: 20 January 2022) Further details: stceciliashall@ed.ac.uk

Past Galpin Society conferences

23-25 August 2019: Oxford Joint Galpin Society/Bate Collection conference: Musical Instrument Collectors and Collections 1-4 June 2017: Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/American Musical Instrument Society Conference 27-30 September 2015: Cambridge Joint Galpin Society/Institute of Acoustics Group Conference 25-29 July 2013: Oxford Joint Conference: The Bate Collection and The Galpin Society in association with ‘Making the Tudor Viol’ (University of Huddersfield, supported by the AHRC) & CIMCIM: ‘Musical Instruments - History, Science and Culture’ Papers given at the conference: Abstracts of papers accepted Bruno Guastalla: Reading Old Musical Instruments 6-12 September 2009: Florence & Rome CIMCIM, AMIS, HBS and Galpin Society joint meeting 6-11 July 2009: London, Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/Historic Brass Society Conference: ‘Making the British Sound’ 3-9 August 2003: Oxford, London, Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/American Musical Instrument Society Conference 9-11 July 1999: Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/Edinburgh University Collection of Historic Musical Instruments Conference
THE GALPIN SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

Events

THE GALPIN SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
All live events are subject to cancellation or postponement.

2021

8-10 October: Foundation Kloster Michaelstein. 44th Academic Conference and 37th Symposium on musical instrument making: Michael Praetorius: Innovationen - Traditionen - Theatrum Instrumentorum 5-7 November: Bern, Switzerland. Conference: The Medieval Rabab, a Bowed String Instrument with an Arabic- Islamic Past and Present (Call for papers deadline: 15 April)

2022

7-9 April: Conference, Paris and online: The Spoliation of Musical Instruments in Europe, 1933-1945. (Call for papers deadline: 30 September 2021) 23-25 June: Edinburgh. Galpin Society conference & AGM. (Call for papers deadline: 20 January 2022) Further details: stceciliashall@ed.ac.uk

Past Galpin Society

conferences

23-25 August 2019: Oxford Joint Galpin Society/Bate Collection conference: Musical Instrument Collectors and Collections 1-4 June 2017: Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/American Musical Instrument Society Conference 27-30 September 2015: Cambridge Joint Galpin Society/Institute of Acoustics Group Conference 25-29 July 2013: Oxford Joint Conference: The Bate Collection and The Galpin Society in association with ‘Making the Tudor Viol’ (University of Huddersfield, supported by the AHRC) & CIMCIM: ‘Musical Instruments - History, Science and Culture’ Papers given at the conference: Abstracts of papers accepted Bruno Guastalla: Reading Old Musical Instruments 6-12 September 2009: Florence & Rome CIMCIM, AMIS, HBS and Galpin Society joint meeting 6-11 July 2009: London, Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/Historic Brass Society Conference: ‘Making the British Sound’ 3-9 August 2003: Oxford, London, Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/American Musical Instrument Society Conference 9-11 July 1999: Edinburgh Joint Galpin Society/Edinburgh University Collection of Historic Musical Instruments Conference