Events

All live events are subject to cancellation or postponement.

2021

24-26 May: Historic Brass Society virtual symposium: ‘Pond Life: Crosscurrents over the Atlantic’ (Call for presentations deadline: 19 February) 26 June: Galpin Society AGM: Zoom meeting. Further details to be announced. September: London. CIMCIM conference: Beyond the Object and Back, the Role of Collections in Music Museums. (Call for papers deadline: 31 January)

2022

23-25 June: Edinburgh. Galpin Society conference & AGM. Further details to be announced. (Call for papers deadline: to be announced)

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 6-11 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

24-26 May: Historic Brass Society virtual symposium: ‘Pond Life: Crosscurrents over the Atlantic’ (Call for presentations deadline: 19 February) 26 June: Galpin Society AGM: Zoom meeting. Further details to be announced. September: London. CIMCIM conference: Beyond the Object and Back, the Role of Collections in Music Museums. (Call for papers deadline: 31 January)

2022

23-25 June: Edinburgh. Galpin Society conference & AGM. Further details to be announced. (Call for papers deadline: to be announced)

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 6-11 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